Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: familial obligation x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

America Dreaming

Zain Abdullah

in Black Mecca: The African Muslims of Harlem

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195314250
eISBN:
9780199871797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314250.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Thousands are making a mass exodus from West Africa. Attempting to escape perpetual unemployment in their home countries, many are taking drastic measures to reach Spain or other European nations for ... More


Introduction: Discovering and Rediscovering Families

Xiaoying Qi

in Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197510988
eISBN:
9780197511015
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510988.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Marriage and the Family

The introduction discusses the reasons for writing this book and provides an overview of the interview material it draws upon and the issues it deals with. It also provides detailed summaries of each ... More


Surnaming: Veiled Patriarchy

Xiaoying Qi

in Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197510988
eISBN:
9780197511015
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510988.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Marriage and the Family

The conjunction in China of market reform and the one-child policy underlies new child-surnaming practices, discussed here for the first time. For a number of reasons, wives from daughter-only ... More


Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Xiaoying Qi

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197510988
eISBN:
9780197511015
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510988.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Marriage and the Family

The book examines a number of emerging family-relations practices engaged in contemporary China. In doing so, it draws attention to new patterns of behavior and expectations related to transformation ... More


View: