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Sept. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: LO-SCALE-3

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Sept. 1, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: LO-SCALE-2

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Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

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Aug. 31, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DV-DATA-1

“In a 2013 study of child abuse and suicidal thoughts among adolescents in Shanghai, the authors, Sylvia Y. C. L. Kwok and Wenyu Chai of the City University of Hong Kong, and Xuesong He of East China University of Science and Technology, noted that in a national survey by the China Law Society of 3,543 people, about 72 percent said that their parents had beaten them” (para 6). “Another survey … of elementary pupils in Xi’an, found that 60 percent said that they were hit, deprived of food or verbally abused by their parents” (para 7). “In a 2011 study of a county in central China by several United Nations ...more
Aug. 31, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-2, RISW-PRACTICE-1

“News reports that women across China are applying for and receiving spousal protection orders from courts since the Anti-Domestic Violence Law took effect on March 1 showed that they were seizing new opportunities to ensure their safety. Feng Yuan, a feminist who has just returned from a work trip to a rural county in the southwestern province of Yunnan, said that women had inundated the local authorities with requests for information” (para 11).
Aug. 31, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DV-LAW-1

“Corporal punishment in schools was outlawed in China in 1986” (para 4). “The Anti-Domestic Violence Law took effect on March 1” (para 11).
Aug. 31, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

“Figures on child abuse are scarce, reflecting a lack of government and social engagement with the problem, several specialists said” (para 5).
Aug. 31, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

“Their [family planning workers’] workload has declined … since the government ended the one-child policy” (para 12).
Aug. 31, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DV-PRACTICE-1

“The harsh disciplining of children remains widespread, reflecting a tradition of ‘dama jiaoyu,’ or hitting-and-cursing education, even if it has become a topic of debate among some parents in recent years. The habit can easily slip into abuse, scholars say” (para 4). “‘Chinese parents tend to use physical and emotional punishment to solve parent-child problems and conflicts, which may easily lead to child abuse,’ the authors wrote. ‘The problem [domestic violence] is linked to culture,’ Mr. He, a professor of social work and sociology, said in an interview. ‘Chinese culture is very tolerant of it, so there’s a lot of corporal punishment in families and schools’” (para 7-8).more
Aug. 25, 2017, 1:11 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: CBMC-DATA-1

“Less than 1 percent of children are born out of wedlock in China” (para 12).
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

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Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: China
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

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