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Published: 18 July 2019

256 Pages | 13 black and white line drawings


ISBN: 9780190917425

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Lost and Found

The "Missing Girls" in Rural China

John James Kennedy and Yaojiang Shi

  • Finds that the number of "missing girls" may not be as pronounced as previous studies suggest
  • Analyzes the effects of decentralized decision making, street level bureaucrat and local leader autonomy, and selective policy implementation in rural China
  • Written by two experts on rural governance and cadre management in China

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