Children, rights and modernity in China: raising self-governing citizens

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This book is an original, ethnographic study of the emergence of a new type of thinking about children and their rights in urban China. It brings together evidence from a variety of Chinese government, academic, pedagogic and media publications, and from interviews and participant observations conducted in schools and homes in Shanghai, China.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHoundmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages173
ISBN (Electronic)1137346582, 1137346590, 9781137346582
StatePublished - 2014

Publication series

NameStudies in childhood and youth
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan


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