Author Attané, Isabelle, author
Title En espérant un fils. English
The demographic masculinization of China : hoping for a son / Isabelle Attané ; translation, Madeleine Grieve, Krystyna Horko ; copy editing, Catriona Dutreuilh
Imprint Heidelberg : Springer, [2013]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HB1904.A3 A8813 2013    AVAILABLE    30610020434387
Descript xviii, 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series INED population studies, 2214-2452 ; volume 1
INED population studies ; v. 1
Note "First published in French in 2010 under the title En espérant un fils : la masculination de la population chinoise. This English edition has been extensively revised and updated to take account of the 2010 Chinese census data which became available in 2012"--P. xiii
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-193) and index
Subject Sex distribution (Demography) -- China
Female infanticide -- China
Women -- Mortality -- China
Demography -- China
Alt Author Grieve, Madeleine, translator
Horko, Krystyna, translator
Dutreuilh, Catriona