Jiliang Shen, professor at Beijing Normal University, PhD supervisor, and Deputy Director-general at the Department of Basic Education II, Ministry of Education of People’s Republic of China.
    By utilizing quantitative and qualitative methods, professor Jiliang Shen and his team at the Institute of Psychology at Beijing Normal University carried out an extensive research into the life of migrant children, children left behind in rural areas, children of divorced families and children from poor families. The research reveals their stories and basic psychological conditions, and brings forth pertinent educational solutions. The book is written with an aim to providing decision makers, educators and parents with useful suggestions and advice.