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1,587 wordsEven since the dramatic post- 1949 changes in China regarding the role of women, China has remained paternalistic in it's attitudes and social reality. The land reform, which was intended to create a more balanced economic force in marriage, was the beginning of governmental efforts to pacify women, with no real social effect. Communist China needed to address the "woman question." Since women wanted more equality, and equality is doled out from the hands of those in power, capitalism was examin...
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Women In China Role Of Women
1,562 wordsEven since the dramatic post- 1949 changes in China regarding the role of women, China has remained paternalistic in it's attitudes and social reality. The land reform, which was intended to create a more balanced economic force in marriage, was the beginning of governmental efforts to pacify women, with no real social effect. Communist China needed to address the "woman question." Since women wanted more equality, and equality is doled out from the hands of those in power, capitalism was examin...
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Female Genital Mutilation Human Rights Violations
1,884 wordsOn the continent of Africa a small village prepares for an important ceremony and the feast the will follow. Today, 9 little girls ages 5 - 11 will be circumcised by a village woman who has learned the skill from her mother and grandmother. Using a razor blade she will remove their clitoris and labia while they are held down by a few other women from the village. Then, each little girl will be sewn shut, with only a small opening left through which their urine and menstrual blood with flow. If t...
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People Who Suffer Downs Syndrome
2,784 wordsAll children that are born with Downs Syndrome (previously called mongolism) have a common characteristic appearance and may also share similar congenital birth defects. Dr John Downs, of whom the condition is so named after, found that children who were born with these similar characteristics and that after testing were complete. It was found that there was a common chromosome abnormality, which is known as Trisomy 21 (Cunningham, 1996). Every pregnant woman is at risk of having a Downs Syndrom...
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2,110 wordsEven since the dramatic post- 1949 changes in China regarding the role of women, China has remained paternalistic in it's attitudes and social reality. Like many other states, China inescapably has been deeply involved in human rights politics at the international level in recent decades. During this period of time, the Chinese government has been increasingly active in participating in the international human rights regime. China has so far joined seventeen human rights conventions, the U. N. H...
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One Child Policy Social And Economic
1,056 words... rooms projects. Mainly these projects consisted of heavy industrialization which did not do much good to the population (China). The situation in China right now is not very good. People are vying for more food, fresh water, and electricity. Although these resources are available in major cities but in rural areas, which makes up for about 71 % of population, there is a great lack of these assets (Overpopulation). As the overpopulation is such a big problem in China, one would expect that th...
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1,231 wordsIf the United States government implemented a law that told couples they could only have one child, how soon would a protest be in place? The answer is immediately, because it is not the governments place to restrict the reproductive rights of any human being. However, this atrocity is taking place in China at this very moment. This law is known as the one-child law. This policy was introduced by Chairman Mao to help ensure that the flood prone, famine-ridden China could feed its people by reduc...
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1,097 words... k of the building. Zhu Hong Ying did as she was instructed, and as she opened the lid to the container she saw that there were hundreds of black bags and blood. Zhu Hong Ying also reported that the same scenario had happened to her sister- in- law, who had been five months pregnant, the following year (Pocha). Although this story may seem as though it comes from the twilight zone, it is true. Zhu Hong Ying's case was widely publicized when it was first let out in the open. These forced abort...
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1,476 wordsBut the Law Says You Can Only Have One Baby... Imagine for a minute a newlywed woman. Who want more than anything to have a child maybe two maybe three, but in her country there are strict rules; she can have only one. So she and her husband apply to have that one precious baby, since they need the governments permission. She then get pregnant, 5 months down the road they find out that it is a girl. She is made to abort the baby. What are they going to do about it? Nothing, because they have no ...
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China One Child Policy
1,037 wordsFor centuries China has stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences. On the other hand, over the last decade it has plummeted economically. A big factor for this massive downfall is the population of the country. China is overpopulated, at the dawn of this century there were some 426 million people living in China. Today the population is about 1. 2 billion. About two-thirds of this 900 million-person increase was added within the last 50 years. In e...
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642 wordsChinas One Child Policy is a very controversial one. It involves only one child per married couple. This has led to high abortion figures (sometimes forced or selective), forced sterilisation and even infanticide. However China had no choice but to adopt such a harsh policy, Chinas population in the 1970 s was 900 million and rising. China didnt have enough resources to support this growing population, and had strong regional variations. The government realised something had to change and in the...
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999 wordsLife with Siblings vs. Life without Siblings It seems as though our society has placed a negative association with being an only child. Many people consider these children to be at some sort of disadvantage. Research on this subject is mixed on this type of family situation. Therefore, I will cover a range of areas concerning families with one child and families with several children. I have learned a new term associated with being an only child. Although there were exceptions, in most cases if ...
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1,168 wordsChina s Birth Regulations Are Justified What would you think if someone told you that you weren t allowed to exercise one of your basic human rights? How would you feel if someone told you that you weren t allowed to have another child? Many people would be outraged. China is a country with a severe over population problem. In order to combat the problem, the Chinese government has instituted family planning policies which regulate citizens permission to have multiple children. Before one jumps ...
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1,059 wordsChinas destiny China with its population exceeding 1. 2 billion of the world total population, is the most populous country in the world. In order to raise peoples standard of living, the Chinese government, first had to recognize its problem. The following paragraphs discuss and illustrate family planning programs (One child policy), its population aging, and the economy. China set upgrading its population quality as a policy. Over the past few decades it has shown to be quite effective. growth...
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540 wordsThe success of Chinas economy over the last two decades would have been much less impressive, if not impossible, had they decided on any other population policy? Chinas family planing efforts have dropped the population growth from 3. 3 percent in the seventies. To the current rate of 1. 6 percent, moreover, during this period the fertility rate of Chinas women have dropped from 6 to 1. 8 percent. China being over 1 / 6 of our population is wise to adopt this policy for themselves and to set an ...
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2,179 wordsChina s One-Child Policy: An Economic Perspective on Governmental Control In 1979, China implemented a one-child per family policy in order to address the issue of unchecked population growth for a country with limited resources. Because China is one of the most densely populated countries in the world, concern for the issue of overpopulation and the capacity of the Chinese government to address the needs of such an overwhelming population directed the impetus for the implementation of the polic...
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1,352 wordsChinas One-Child Policy In our society, the United States, children are seen potentially as the as the future. Whether they are male or female, they have the power to be something when they grow up. But if their life is cut short, the opportunity to do so is taken away. In 1976, China implemented what is known as the One-Child Policy in order to try and solve their problem of overpopulation (McDonald, 1996). Although the policy may seem as though it is a good idea in solving the problem, the con...
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2,003 wordsFAMILY AND THE ONLY CHILD I have often wondered why, when I told people that my spouse and I have one child, their response is usually only one? or are you having any more children? Why do people view families with one child as different than the norm? These and other questions I have attempted to answer through my research on what it is like to be a family with an only child. I have learned a new term associated with being an only child. The term is onlie's, referring to the child as being the ...
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21 St Century Years Of Age
1,650 wordsGrowth Population And ItS Effects In The Growth Population And ItS Effects In The Later Twentieth Century In China From the 3. 68 billion people that will be added to the world population between 1995 and 2050, Asia will contribute some 2 billion. This enormous increase is due to the already massive size of the population. Most of this growth will occur in the next three decades. Between 1995 and 2025 Asia's population will grow by 1. 35 billion between 2025 and 2050 the increase is projected to...
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2,225 wordsKilling your baby, what could be more depraved. For a woman to destroy the fruit of her womb would seem like an ultimate violation of the natural order. But every year, hundreds of women commit neonaticide: they kill their newborns or let them die. Most neonaticide's remain undiscovered, but every once in a while a janitor follows a trail of blood to a tiny body in a trash bin, or a woman faints and doctors find the remains of a placenta inside her. In China, babies are often abandoned near orph...
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