Urban China in the New Era

Market Reforms, Current State, and the Road Forward

Editors: Cheng, Zhiming, Wang, Mark, Chen, Junhua (Eds.)

  • A number of contemporary issues in China
  • Rich statistical analysis and case studies in multidisciplinary frameworks
  • Studies at both micro and macro levels
  • Strong policy implications and recommendations
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About this book

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-backyard protests and environmental governance. Presenting rich data analysis and case studies, these book chapters together utilize multidisciplinary approaches and contribute to the empirical and theoretical literature in development studies.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • The Impact of Outward-Oriented Economic Reform on Income Inequality in China: 1978–2007

    Lee, Shao-Wei

    Pages 1-23

  • The Continuity and Changes of the Hukou System Since the 1990s: A Critical Review

    Huang, Yeqing

    Pages 25-43

  • Land Reform, Urban Development and Migrant Housing in Contemporary China

    Chen, Junhua

    Pages 45-61

  • The Urban Village of Huanggang: A Successful Communal Model?

    Wang, Da Wei David

    Pages 63-83

  • China’s Not-in-My-Backyard Protest in the Process of Urbanization

    Wu, Ying (et al.)

    Pages 85-101

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eBook $99.00
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-54226-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 20, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-52552-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Urban China in the New Era
Book Subtitle
Market Reforms, Current State, and the Road Forward
Editors
  • Zhiming Cheng
  • Mark Wang
  • Junhua Chen
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-54227-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-54227-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-54226-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-52552-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 183
Number of Illustrations and Tables
11 b/w illustrations, 6 illustrations in colour
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