Author’s Note: China’s One Child Policy was part of a general Governmental initiative designed to increase health of the general population and lower infant morality
Buddhist monks to fast to death over Tiger Temple slander!
These 25 black and white photographs (arranged into 5 categories) depict village life in the Langkou area of Shenzhen, taken over a seven year time period. Shenzhen is situated within South Guangdong province and prior to 1997, existed on the border with the British controlled New Territories and Hong Kong. This general area is renowned for its Hakka populations and this collection of photographs record various aspects of life within a traditional Hakka village.