Proceedings of the 2018 4th International Conference on Social Science and Higher Education (ICSSHE 2018)

Social Lopsided Exchange: On High Bride Price in Rural Areas -- Taking Village X, Town Q in Heze County as an Example

Authors
Xiaojie Gong, Xin Qiao, Jia Cong
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Xiaojie Gong
Available Online September 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icsshe-18.2018.201How to use a DOI?
Keywords
rural areas, culture revitalization, high bride price, rural civilization construction
Abstract
The betrothal gift is a peculiar social phenomenon. The high bride price reveals the some culture. The article analyzed the betrothal gift from the theoretical perspective of social exchange. It is essentially a medium of marriage exchange. With the development of modernization, the price of it in rural areas in China has soared and it gradually becomes a deformed custom. Through the study of the high bride price in rural areas to explore the reasons for its existence and the impacts, it contributes to curbing the rise of bride price, and the rural civilization.
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AU  - Xiaojie Gong
AU  - Xin Qiao
AU  - Jia Cong
PY  - 2018/09
DA  - 2018/09
TI  - Social Lopsided Exchange: On High Bride Price in Rural Areas -- Taking Village X, Town Q in Heze County as an Example
BT  - 2018 4th International Conference on Social Science and Higher Education (ICSSHE 2018)
PB  - Atlantis Press
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