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Urban China in Transition (Studies in Urban and Social Change)

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • Urban communities,
  • Cultural And Social Anthropology,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Human Geography,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • China,
  • Rural-urban migration,
  • Sociology, Urban,
  • Urbanization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11650477M
    ISBN 101405161469
    ISBN 109781405161466


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Urban China in Transition (Studies in Urban and Social Change) by John Logan Download PDF EPUB FB2

China is rapidly becoming a world power. No longer a developing country, China’s cities are undergoing transformations of historic proportions. This book, in the Studies in Urban and Social Change series, evaluates these multi-dimensional by: About this book Using an innovative approach, this book interprets the unprecedented transformation of contemporary China’s major cities.

It deals with a diversity of trends and analyzes their sources. Offers a multi-dimensional analysis of urban life in China. Offers a multi-dimensional analysis of urban life in China Highlights a diversity of trends in the areas of migration, criminal victimization, gated communities, and the status of women, suburbanization, and neighbourhood associations Each chapter includes input from both an expert on urban life in China and an 'outside' expert from the fields of sociology, geography, economics, planning, political science.

Using an innovative approach, this book interprets the unprecedented transformation of contemporary China’s major cities. It deals with a diversity of trends and analyzes their sources.

Offers a multi-dimensional analysis of urban life in China. About this Book. Using an innovative approach, this book interprets the unprecedented transformation of contemporary China's major cities. It deals with a diversity of trends and analyzes their sources. Offers a multi-dimensional analysis of urban life in China.

Highlights a diversity of trends in the areas of migration, criminal victimization, gated communities, and the status of women, suburbanization, and. Introduction: Urban China in Comparative Perspective 1 John R. Logan and Susan S. Fainstein. Part I: Market Transition in Work Units and the Labor Market 1 Two Decades of Reform: The Changing Organization Dynamics of Chinese Industrial Firms 27 Shahid Yusuf and Kaoru Nabeshima.

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Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Urban China in transition by Logan, John R., Publication date Topics Urbanization, Rural-urban migration, Sociology, Urban PublisherPages: China’s Urban Transition synthesizes a broad array of research to provide the first integrated treatment of the many processes that encompass the multilayered meaning of urbanization: regional policy, the upsurge of rural industries, migration, expanding spheres of personal autonomy, and the governance of city building.

John Friedmann’s detailed analysis suggests that the nation’s economic development. Urban China in Transition 作者: Logan, John 出版社: Wiley-Blackwell 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分.

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Highlights a diversity of trends in the areas of migration, criminal victimization, gated communities, and the status of women, suburbanization, and Price: $ Book Description: China’s urban growth is unparalleled in the history of global urbanization, and will undoubtedly create huge challenges to China as it modernizes its society.

Adopting an interdisciplinary approach, this book presents an overview of the radical transformation of China’s urban space since the s, arguing that to study the Chinese urbanization process one must recognize the distinctive.

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Using data from a national survey of urban China. Many English book series on urban China have also been published, including the Routledge′s studies in human geography (Fan, ), studies on China in transition (McGee et al., ), housing. Introduction: urban China in comparative perspective / John R.

Logan and Susan Fainstein --Market transition in work units and the labor market --Two decades of reform: the changing organization dynamics of Chinese industrial firms / Shahid Yusuf and Kaoru Nabeshima --The myth of the "new urban poverty": trends in urban poverty in China,   Book Description Through the lens of the city of Suzhou, this edited volume presents views on the complex interaction between the central state, market agents, local governments and individuals who have shaped the development of Chinese cities and urban life.

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China's Urban Transition Book Description: It is only in the past quarter century that urbanization has emerged in China as a force of social transformation while a massive population shift from country to city has brought about a dramatic revolution in China's culture, politics, and economy.

Urban China in transition, edited by John Logan. (hardcover: alk. paper), Toronto Public Library. Offers a multi-dimensional analysis of urban life in China Highlights a diversity of trends in the areas of migration,criminal victimization, gated communities, and the status of women,suburbanization, and neighbourhood associations Each chapter includes input from both an expert on urban lifein China and an 'outside' expert from the fields of sociology,geography, economics, planning, political science.

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Book Description. The on-going transition to a market economy in China is having a profound effect on health services. As a result, the government has made health one of the key policy areas, and there is now a general recognition of the need to reform urban health services.

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This book argues that this is unlikely in the short term, because processes of urban transition in China must be interpreted through the lens of a unique and unprecedented juxtaposition of socialism and the market economy, which is leading to distinctive patterns of Chinese urbanization.

This book aims to provide a scholarly account of recent understandings and reflections on some of the prevalent and emerging issues in urban and regional China, such as urbanization, inequality, hukou (household registration) reforms, labor relations, not-in-my.

Tang, W S, Chung, H,“Urban – rural transition in China: beyond the desakota model”, in China's Regions, Polity, and Economy Eds Li, S M, Tang, W S (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong) pp – Google Scholar. As the glittering skyline in Shanghai seemingly attests, China has quickly transformed itself from a place of stark poverty into a modern, urban, technologically savvy economic powerhouse.

But as Scott Rozelle and Natalie Hell show in Invisible China, the truth is much more complicated and might be a serious cause for concern.

China’s growth has relied heavily on unskilled labor. Most of the. Urban China is a joint research report by a team from the World Bank and the Development Research Center of China’s State Council which was established to address the challenges and opportunities of urbanization in China and to help China forge a new model of urbanization.

Stand alone books; Users also downloaded. World Development Report. China's Urban Transition is by no means breaking news, but it is a masterpiece of filtering, compiling, and (re)interpreting the extensive literature.

In his small book Friedmann gives a comprehensive introduction to China's transformation that is both short and highly readable. China's Urban Transition - Ebook written by John Friedmann.

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About this book Introduction Given the dominance of the Chinese state in so many aspects of society, this collection considers factors such as urbanization, the marginalization of social groups, the emergence of the business elites and the dissent of internet users, to resituate understanding of the social challenges facing China.

Our results raise concerns regarding economic inequality in urban China as high intergenerational persistence of education is expected to be a barrier to equal opportunities in children’s education attainments and their future labour market outcomes.

Keywords: education, intergenerational transmission, economic transition, urban China. The Rural Urban Transition And Development In China by University of British Columbia. Centre for Human Settlements, The Rural Urban Transition And Development In China Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format.

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This comprehensive review from the World Bank and the Development Research Center of the State Council, the People’s Republic of China, provides important insights into China’s policies and challenges as it continues its urban transition.

China is evolving from a rural, export-driven economy to a more urbanized and service-oriented environment. About the Book. Post-Mao market reforms in China have led to a massive migration of rural peasants toward the cities. Officially denied residency in the cities, the over 80 million members of this "floating population" provide labor for the economic boom in urban areas but are largely denied government benefits that city residents receive.

Sage House East State Street Ithaca, NY Email Us.His publishing record includes 16 sole-authored books, 11 co-edited books, and more than chapters, articles, and reviews.

Friedmann's research focused on processes of urbanization, particularly in China. His most recent books include The Prospect of Cities (), China's Urban Transition (), and Insurgencies: Essays in Planning Theory.Post-Mao market reforms in China have led to a massive migration of rural peasants toward the cities.

Officially denied residency in the cities, the over 80 million members of this "floating population" provide labor for the economic boom in urban areas but are largely denied government benefits that city residents receive. In an incisive and original study that goes against the grain of much.