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Outsourced children : orphanage care and adoption in globalizing China / Leslie K. Wang.

Author/Creator:
Wang, Leslie K., author.
Publication:
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
x, 190 pages : illustration ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Orphanages -- China.
Orphans -- China.
Abandoned children -- China.
Intercountry adoption -- China.
Children with disabilities -- Institutional care -- China.
Abandoned children.
Children with disabilities -- Institutional care.
Intercountry adoption.
Orphanages
Orphans
China.
Contents:
Introduction : children and the politics of outsourced intimacy in China
Relinquished children in an era of "high quality"
From "missing girls" to America's sweethearts : adoption and the reversal of fortune for healthy Chinese daughters
The West to the rescue? : outsourced intimacy in the tomorrow's children unit
The limits of outsourced intimacy : contested logics of care at the Yongping Orphanage
The new global market in special needs children
Conclusion : retying the red thread.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Wang, Leslie K., author. Outsourced children.
ISBN:
9780804799010
0804799016
9781503600119
1503600114
9781503600126
1503600122
OCLC:
940342330
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