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Understanding Chinese families

C. Y. Cyrus Chu

Understanding Chinese families

a comparative study of Taiwan and Southeast China

by C. Y. Cyrus Chu

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-288) and index.

StatementC.Y. Cyrus Chu and Ruoh-Rong Yu
ContributionsYu, Ruoh-Rong
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ686 .C48 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 297 p. :
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24581022M
ISBN 100199578095
ISBN 109780199578092
LC Control Number2010277872
OCLC/WorldCa435730927


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