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Reinventing the Chinese family

A new book on China's one-child policy fails to deliver

By Yuan Ren   February 2016

A man and woman twirl a jump rope for a girl at a park in Beijing, Saturday, 31st October, 2015. ©AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

On a cold night in October last year, the leaders of China announced the end of the one-child policy in Beijing, one of the most profound and large-scale experiments that a government has imposed on its people.

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