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China’s One-Child Policy Creates Fearful Pessimists: The Ups And Downs Of Not Having Siblings

By | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 15:53

Researchers found that cousins, the default "brothers" and "sisters" of China's one-child policy children, don't suffice as social buffers.

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Chinese Mother Forced To Have Abortion 6 Months Into Pregnancy Under 1 Child Policy [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/04/2013 - 17:01

Liu Xinwen was physically forced out of her home in the middle of the night to have an abortion six months into her pregnancy.

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Effect of China’s One-Child Policy: Neurotic, Pessimistic, Less Competitive Adults

By | Thu, 01/10/2013 - 18:29

A study examined the effects of growing up under the one-child policy and the results are not pretty.

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China Considers Easing Family Planning Rules

By | Wed, 11/28/2012 - 09:19

China is considering changes to its one-child policy, with government advisory bodies drafting proposals in the face of a rapidly ageing society in the world's most populous nation.