Unnatural Selection

Choosing Boys over Girls, and the Consequences of a World Full of Men

by Mara Hvistendahl

Hardcover, 314 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26.99 | purchase

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Unnatural Selection
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Choosing Boys over Girls, and the Consequences of a World Full of Men
Author
Mara Hvistendahl

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A man carries his son at a Beijing park. China's one-child policy has been blamed for the current gender-imbalance in China, where sex-specific abortions remain common. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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