Sex Ratio at Birth among Chinese Malaysians, 1963-2003

The preference for a son over a daughter is a product of traditional agrarian society that persists today. The high sex ratio at birth in China and Taiwan shows the close connection between Chinese culture and the preference for a son. It raises the question of whether there is a high sex ratio at b...

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Volume: 29
Main Author: Chua, Siah Poh
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies 01.03.2014
ISEAS–Yusof Ishak Institute
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS)
published in: Sojourn (Singapore) Vol. 29; no. 1; pp. 184 - 194
Data of publication: 20140301
ISSN: 0217-9520
EISSN: 1793-2858
Discipline: Anthropology
Sociology & Social History
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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