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Author Fong, Vanessa L., 1974-

Title Only hope : coming of age under China's one-child policy / Vanessa L. Fong.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.2350951 F732o 2004    ---  Available
Description x, 242 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-237) and index.
Contents The next few months will determine your future : eight teenagers' stories -- Great expectations : singletons as vanguard of modernization -- Heavy is the head of the "little emperor" : pressure, discipline, and competition in the stratification system -- "Beat me now and I'll beat you when you're old" : love, filial duty, and parental investment in an aging population -- "Spoiled" : first world youth in the third world.
Subject Teenagers -- China -- Longitudinal studies.
Only child -- China -- Longitudinal studies.
Parent and child -- China -- Longitudinal studies.
ISBN 0804749612 (alk. paper)
Standard No. UKM bA3T6498

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