Migration and Urbanization in China: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Migration and Urbanization in China

1st Edition

By Lincoln H. Day, Ma Xia, Ma Xia


264 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9781563243387
pub: 1994-07-01
Currently out of stock

FREE Standard Shipping!


Based upon an analysis of a national survey of migration conducted in late 1986 by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, this book provides analyses of the volume and direction of movement, the characteristics and motivation of those who move, and the consequences of their moving.

Table of Contents

Following China's successful decollectivization, diverse new organizational forms arose in response to different local situations. The contributors dissect the relationships among the emerging class of entrepreneurs, local officials, and their family members and associates.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes