If idealism, compassion, and naïveté are defining features of youthhood, the '80ers in China are hardly youthful. If efforts to resist and subvert the dominating ideology and symbolisms of the establishment are the core of youth culture, then China's youth hardly have a culture of their own.
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Research Article| September 01 2006
Little Emperors or Frail Pragmatists? China's '80ers Generation
Current History (2006) 105 (692): 255–262.
Yunxiang Yan; Little Emperors or Frail Pragmatists? China's '80ers Generation. Current History 1 September 2006; 105 (692): 255–262. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2006.105.692.255
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