The Resource Behind the silence : Chinese voices on abortion, Jing-Bao Nie

Behind the silence : Chinese voices on abortion, Jing-Bao Nie

Label
Behind the silence : Chinese voices on abortion
Title
Behind the silence
Title remainder
Chinese voices on abortion
Statement of responsibility
Jing-Bao Nie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Behind the Silence is the first in-depth work in any language to explore the diverse perspectives of mainland Chinese regarding induced abortion and fetal life in the context of the world's most ambitious and intrusive family planning program. Through his investigation of public silence, official standpoints, forgotten controversies from the imperial era, popular opinions, women's personal stories, doctors' narratives, and the problem of coerced abortion, Nie Jing-Bao brings to light a surprising range of beliefs concerning fetal life and the morality of abortion, yet finds overall an acceptan
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
363.46/0951
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.5.C6
LC item number
N54 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asian voices
Label
Behind the silence : Chinese voices on abortion, Jing-Bao Nie
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-275) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Listening to the silence : the absence of public debate and its meaning -- "Instructions" from above : official positions -- The forgotten controversies : heritage of imperial times -- Tidings from the populace : consensus and contention in the survey results -- Bitterness beyond words : women's narratives -- Fulfilling discordant duties : doctors' narratives -- An inquiry into coerced abortion : sociocultural and ethical issues -- The challenge of cross-cultural dialogue : taking seriously China's internal plurality
Control code
ocn654386233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742571280
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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ee1c1053-5174-45d1-98eb-a277355bcd2b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36156875
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654386233
  • acaebk0742571289

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