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Author Wang, Leslie K., author

Title Outsourced children : orphanage care and adoption in globalizing China / Leslie K. Wang
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2016
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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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Abandoned children -- China.
Children with disabilities -- Institutional care -- China.
Intercountry adoption -- China.
Orphanages -- China.
Orphans -- China.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016008470
ISBN 1503600122 (electronic bk.)
9781503600126 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ;) (alk. paper)