Chapter Three: China's Process of Aging Before Getting Rich
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I. Unusual Population Transition Leading to Premature Aging

Thanks to the family planning policy of “raising population quality and controlling population size" initiated in the late 1970s, China has accomplished a population transition from “high birth rate, low mo…

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Cai, Fang and Wang, Meiyan, “Chapter Three: China's Process of Aging Before Getting Rich”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 22 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004165762_008>



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