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A child and his grandparents take a souvenir picture in front of the Tiananmen Gate.

After exploring the Chinese archives, Frank Dikotter discovered people used the chaos to resurrect market structures and undermine the party's ideology.

The ghost children: In the wake of China's one-child policy, a generation is lost

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Of course US birth rates are falling – this is a harsh place to have a family | Opinion | The Guardian

China's strict one-child policy, introduced in 1979, was fully relaxed on January 1 last year amid concerns over a shrinking workforce, greying population ...

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A billboard promoting China's one-child policy in Buyun, Sichuan province, in 1999. (Rene Schoof/AP)

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Struggling to balance the demands of a job and an ill child? Get tips and advice on how to cope when kids aren't feeling well

Having an only child is desirable from a wide range of viewpoints and practicalities, but that doesn't make decisions about family size any easier.

One in five people with a volatile income went without food or other essentials to pay their bills last year (Image: Getty)

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From 2000 to 2010, Cambodia's teen pregnancy rate – the percentage of women who had their first child between the age of 15 and 19 – stayed steady at 8 ...

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Such profound problems with emotion are sometimes associated with autism

China drops one-child policy, but 'exhausted' tiger moms say one is plenty

Child labor and exploitation, female genital mutilation (FGM), and human trafficking are

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Kinship carers 'left poor and homeless by welfare changes'

CHINA'S HIDDEN CHILDREN: ABANDONMENT, ADOPTION, AND THE HUMAN COSTS OF THE ONE-CHILD POLICY by Kay Ann JohnsonUniversity Of Chicago Press, 224 pp., $22.50

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India is unprepared for a near future when it will be the world's most populous country — Quartz India

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Proclaiming a “people's struggle” against the country's “power mafia,” Andrés Manuel López Obrador is regularly mobbed on the Presidential campaign trail.

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This Bright Ideas article recommends five specific and measurable actions teachers can implement to assist ELL learning in the upcoming year.

Wang Jialing (not her real name) has mounting debt that is already equivalent to

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Facing fertility at 40 and what to expect

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Others will arrive having a lot of experience with books and language, and some may be dual language learners. A few children in your new class might have ...

Who says bedtime has to be a struggle? With these eight ideas, you can disguise your get-them-to-sleep agenda in a cloak of fun, squeeze in precious family ...

Attachment disorder: The families struggling to stay in control | Society | The Guardian

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Parents of 'shengnu' assess available men at a matchmaking event in Shanghai.

“I have a 4-year-old, and a couple dollars extra an hour would be a huge thing for me, especially with child care.” Ambre Davidson, working mom in Portland, ...

Now on the mainland, most of these words have fallen out of daily use - brothers, sisters, cousins, in-laws, and now aunts and uncles. The One-Child Policy ...

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Dana Hashmonay, now 21, took a medical leave during her sophomore year of college

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During her freshman year, Hashmonay sought out help on campus after she started having anxiety

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Nearly 400,000 more children and 300,000 more pensioners are now living in poverty than five years

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Christina Zhou carries a doll.

A child and his grandparents take a souvenir picture in front of the Tiananmen Gate.

After exploring the Chinese archives, Frank Dikotter discovered people used the chaos to resurrect market structures and undermine the party's ideology.

Canditta Natakuapa holds her son next to her husband in the park

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Lorrie Brook takes a selfie with daughter Tehya Photo: Lorrie Brook had just one child to ...

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China's one-child policy to be relaxed as part of reforms package | World news | The Guardian

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China's strict one-child policy, introduced in 1979, was fully relaxed on January 1 last year amid concerns over a shrinking workforce, greying population ...

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China drops one-child policy, but 'exhausted' tiger moms say one is plenty

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Pocket money tales: 'My son called me a disgrace for giving him only £5,000 on his 18th birthday' | Money | The Guardian

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Children play at a kindergarten in Yingxiu, Sichuan province

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Closeup shot of young man leans on stack of books. Happy male student smiling and

Quality 101: Identifying the Core Components of a High-Quality Early Childhood Program

The UN's special rapporteur Philip Alston said Tory policies and cuts to benefits are 'entrenching

Having an only child is desirable from a wide range of viewpoints and practicalities, but that doesn't make decisions about family size any easier.

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Struggling to balance the demands of a job and an ill child? Get tips and advice on how to cope when kids aren't feeling well

Sharon King and her husband, Richard, with daughters Rosie (left) and Daisy

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There are millions of children around the world who are growing up without families, so if you're hoping to grow your family through adoption, ...

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Philip Toledano

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Baby bonus to boost Hong Kong birth rate to be proposed in consultation

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Proclaiming a “people's struggle” against the country's “power mafia,” Andrés Manuel López Obrador is regularly mobbed on the Presidential campaign trail.

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Dream record by Marilyn Monroe from 1955, when she lived at the Waldorf-Astoria, in Manhattan. Photograph, right, from Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images.

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Dana Hashmonay, now 21, took a medical leave during her sophomore year of college

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Parents of both the abused and the accused are seeking to reform policy on juveniles who sexually offend.

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This Bright Ideas article recommends five specific and measurable actions teachers can implement to assist ELL learning in the upcoming year.

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I'm going to be very straight about it: she's not special. She's damaged goods. I wanted the child that I thought I was going to have. The one that was ...

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