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positions: asia critique (1 February 2016) 24 (1): 303–332.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Daisy Deomampo This article explores the phenomenon of transnational reproduction, in which prospective parents travel across national boundaries in order to access assisted reproductive technologies. In particular, the author examines transnational egg donation as an “intimate industry,” focusing...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2015) 23 (3): 437–462.
Published: 01 August 2015
...” (specifications) in order to increase their marketability. This article argues that the state and the family joined forces in order to help young people accept the deregulation of the labor market. While the state established an education market, parents (especially “manager moms”) contributed to the development...
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positions: asia critique (1 November 2012) 20 (4): 1095–1125.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., usually of “bad parenting,” in contrast to stories about children who, despite limitations or difficulties, manage to ascend to great heights thanks to “good parenting.” This article examines two well-known public stories that circulated in the early 2000s in relation to the reform movement known as suzhi...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 1996) 4 (2): 185–215.
Published: 01 May 1996
... traditional Chinese view of the ideal relationship between government and people is analogous to that which should exist between parents and children or between a shepherd and his flock. The actions of both parties should be in strict accordance with a moral code, under which the rulers of a society, who...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2013) 21 (3): 637–658.
Published: 01 August 2013
... moral legitimation of imperial sovereignty itself. This would be the discourse on kinship, which allowed theorists to equate the sovereign with the parent. Coinage, then, like sovereignty, would appeal to the language of kinship, and in this way would be translated from base tokens of material profit...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2016) 24 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., parents of young men and women, single individuals, and married ones. The analysis shows how, at the local level, intimate industries may be embedded in kinship and intimate relationships. Consequently, the local industry outruns the commodification lens and the separation of public and private...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2016) 24 (1): 281–302.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Sharmila Rudrappa This article builds from the author's transnational fieldwork on surrogacy in India, based on interviews with seventy surrogate mothers, thirty-one egg donors, and twenty intended parents in the United States and Australia. The author's work on global surrogacy is embedded in the...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2000) 8 (2): 389–421.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Ann Anagnost 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Scenes of Misrecognition: Maternal Citizenship in the Age of Transnational Adoption Ann Anagnost The Internet postings of some U.S. parents adopting infants from China make compelling reading. They...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2005) 13 (1): 49–54.
Published: 01 February 2005
... parents’ names listed as donors of trees. It wasn’t that I didn’t know that my parents gave money for trees for the park, because positions 13:1 © 2005 by Duke University Press positions 13:1 Spring 2005 50...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 1999) 7 (1): 5–50.
Published: 01 February 1999
... established in complete purity and made exclusively his father’s product since there is no other parent required in his parturition.8 In fact, as the final line suggests, this trope of oral birthing slides into saying that the law itself...
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positions: asia critique (1 February 2016) 24 (1): 129–154.
Published: 01 February 2016
... her again for a year and a half, when it was jubilantly announced that the now four-­ year-­old child had been matched with a foreign family and was awaiting the arrival of her new adoptive parents. The newsletter rejoiced, “[Emma...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2012) 20 (2): 497–526.
Published: 01 May 2012
... 498 Claims about parental un tness or unscrupulous traf ckers re ect a growing tendency in Vietnam to explain increasing class differences in terms of individual issues of morality, education, and “cultural level” (trình...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2009) 17 (3): 567–589.
Published: 01 August 2009
... the limits of the state’s power to fix boundaries around the concept of “quality.” Thus chil- dren, parents, teachers, and state agents may all agree that raising children’s suzhi is important, but each group has different ideas of how this may...
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positions: asia critique (1 November 2012) 20 (4): 947–952.
Published: 01 November 2012
...” connects crime, gore, and parenting to contemporary values debated at the highest political reaches of the People’s Republic of China. Deftly eliciting cases that evidence policy and institutional concerns about Chinese global competitiveness...
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positions: asia critique (1 November 2015) 23 (4): 807–835.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., returns Borshay Liem back to Korea and finds her encountering many Cha Jung Hees. Cha Jung Hee is the name of the Korean girl whom Borshay Liem’s adoptive parents, the Borshays, were set to adopt. Right before the adoption, however, Cha Jung Hee...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2014) 22 (2): 295–299.
Published: 01 May 2014
... can register “the inchoate and subconscious,” not just in children’s medi- positions 22:2  Spring 2014 298 ated understanding about their parents, but also, perhaps, in the parents’ own memory structures. Ikeda’s...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2004) 12 (2): 431–456.
Published: 01 May 2004
... entrusted the baby to an elderly couple. When she was fifteen years old, her parents fell fatally ill. Fortunetellers prophesied that the king and queen would pass away at the same time if they did not find the abandoned seventh daughter...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2019) 27 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 May 2019
... . 1995 . “ Bodies-Cities .” In Space, Time, and Perversion , 103 – 110 . New York : Routledge . Guo Hui-min . 2011 . “ A Gender Study on Housing Rights of Women in Urban China: Case Study of Single-Parent Female Domestic Workers’ Group .” In Women and Housing: An International Analysis...
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positions: asia critique (1 August 2016) 24 (3): 653–667.
Published: 01 August 2016
..., that many second-­generation children of parents who have migrated from a different place feel a sense of affinity and affective attachment to their par- ents’ cultures and places of origin. In my view, what makes for this affinity, however, is...
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positions: asia critique (1 May 2010) 18 (2): 537–554.
Published: 01 May 2010
... negotiation, was fur- ther curtailed as ISP providers now submit, upon police inquest, personal registration data of Net users. The act also requires parents to execute more stringent parental duties in monitoring their children’s activities...