Developmental Idealism in China

Wang Guangzhou, P.I.

The Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan has collaborated with the Population Institute at the Chinese Academy of Social Science to conduct a survey concerning developmental idealism in Gansu Province, China. Dr. Wang Guangzhou of the Population Institute at the Chinese Academy of Social Science is the primary Chinese collaborator responsible for the fieldwork of the survey. The survey was conducted in Fall 2007.

Project Documentation:

Recent Pub

Allendorf. Schemas of Marital Change: From Arranged Marriages to Eloping for Love. Journal of Marriage and Family.

Recent Pub

Thornton, Pierotti, Young-DeMarco, Watkins. Developmental Idealism and Cultural Models of the Family in Malawi. Population Research and Policy Review.

Reading History Sideways

The method of reading history sideways is described and critiqued by Arland Thornton

Recent Pub

Binstock, Thornton, Abbasi-Shavazi, Ghimire, Xie, Yount. Influences on the knowledge and beliefs of ordinary people about developmental hierarchies. International Journal of Comparative Sociology.

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Developmental Idealism
Population Studies Center
University of Michigan