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Towards a Chinese conception of social support

a study on the social support networks of Chinese working mothers in Beijing

by Angelina W. K. Yuen-Tsang

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.,
  • China,
  • Beijing
    • Subjects:
    • Working mothers -- Social networks -- China.,
    • Working mothers -- Social networks -- China -- Beijing -- Case studies.,
    • Social networks -- China.,
    • Women -- China -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographic references (p. 247-265).

      StatementAngelina W.K. Yuen-Tsang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ759.48 .Y83 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL710326M
      ISBN 101840141670
      LC Control Number97074452
      OCLC/WorldCa38167189

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