While Mr Qian related his son's single status to the young man's desire to enjoy himself, gainfully employed bachelors are most often suspected by friends and colleagues to be homosexual or to suffer from some psychophysical condition.In Januaryas a result of a Chinese judge ruling that the show's name "Fei Cheng Wu Rao" infringed another individual's copy rights who owned the same name as the show, the producers temporarily changed the name of the show to "Yuan Lai Fei Cheng Wu Rao" although the English name seems to have stayed the same.
Drawing on ethnographic data collected in the city of Nanjing, China, the article analyses discursive practices of courtship and marriage in the context of post-Mao and post-Deng economic, social, and legal developments.
Informants’ discussions often revolve around the tension between the idea that marriage should be about love and the increasing material demands that prospective grooms face upon marriage in a market-led consumer society.
3S means ‘single, seventies (1970s) and stuck.’ Xiao Zhao is a 35-year-old manager of an independent micro-company who earns good money and enjoys a colourful life.
Every weekend one of her most favourite ways to relax is to watch the TV programme (《非诚勿扰》).
It had a surprisingly great effect on audiences because of its popular love and marriage theme as well as its innovative programme format and hosting style.