Social capital and the mental health of children in rural China with different experiences of parental migration.

@article{Wu2015SocialCA,
  title={Social capital and the mental health of children in rural China with different experiences of parental migration.},
  author={Qiaobing Wu and Deping Lu and M Agnes Kang},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={132},
  pages={270-7}
}
Children migrating to urban cities with their parents and children left behind in rural counties by their migrant parents are two vulnerable populations resulting from the rural-urban migration in mainland China. Some of these children even have mixed experiences of being left-behind and being migrants at different times. This study aimed to investigate how the various experiences of being left-behind, migrant, or both, might influence the mental health of children in the context of rural China… CONTINUE READING

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