• Small Town China: Rural Labour and Social Inclusion book cover

    Small Town China

    Rural Labour and Social Inclusion, 1st Edition

    By Beatriz Carrillo Garcia

    While much has been written about rural migrant workers’ experiences in the big cities, population movements into China’s vast network of towns and small cities has been largely neglected. This book presents a detailed case study of rural migrant workers experiences in a small town in a north China…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on China in Transition

  • China's Development Challenges: Economic Vulnerability and Public Sector Reform book cover

    China's Development Challenges

    Economic Vulnerability and Public Sector Reform, 1st Edition

    By Richard Schiere

    This book argues that a major potential source of social tension in transition and developing countries is not poverty as such, but vulnerability: that is, the risk of becoming poor. It demonstrates how in China many of the recent reforms to the public sector, such as decentralisation from central…

    Paperback – 2013-07-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Low Carbon Development: Key Issues book cover

    Low Carbon Development

    Key Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frauke Urban, Johan Nordensvard

    Low Carbon Development: Key Issues is the first comprehensive textbook to address the interface between international development and climate change in a carbon constrained world. It discusses the key conceptual, empirical and policy-related issues of low carbon development and takes an…

    Paperback – 2013-03-06
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • The Chinese City book cover

    The Chinese City

    1st Edition

    By Weiping Wu, Piper Gaubatz

    China’s cities are home to 10 percent of the world’s population today. They display unprecedented dynamism under the country’s surging economic power. Their remarkable transformation builds on immense traditions, having lived through feudal dynasties, semicolonialism, and socialist commands.…

    Paperback – 2012-10-10
    Routledge

  • Hainan - State, Society, and Business in a Chinese Province book cover

    Hainan - State, Society, and Business in a Chinese Province

    1st Edition

    By Kjeld Erik Brødsgaard

    This book examines the complex relationship between the state, society and business in China, focusing on the experience of the island province of Hainan. This island, for many years a provincial backwater, was given provincial rank in 1988 and became the testing ground for experiments of an…

    Paperback – 2012-04-16
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • China and Globalization: The Social, Economic and Political Transformation of Chinese Society book cover

    China and Globalization

    The Social, Economic and Political Transformation of Chinese Society, 3rd Edition

    By Doug Guthrie

    Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009! In its quarter-century-long shift from communism to capitalism, China has transformed itself from a desperately poor nation into a country with one of the fastest-growing and largest economies in the world. Doug Guthrie examines the reforms driving the…

    Paperback – 2012-04-05
    Routledge

  • China's Rise in the World ICT Industry: Industrial Strategies and the Catch-Up Development Model book cover

    China's Rise in the World ICT Industry

    Industrial Strategies and the Catch-Up Development Model, 1st Edition

    By Lutao Ning

    One of the most striking phenomena of China’s remarkable economic growth is that its huge volume of exports are becoming high-tech. China is now the world's largest Information and Communication Technology (ICT) exporter, having overtaken Japan and the European Union in 2003 and the United States…

    Paperback – 2012-03-29
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • Politics and Markets in Rural China book cover

    Politics and Markets in Rural China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Björn Alpermann

    Thirty years have passed since the beginning of the reform era in China which saw important changes in agriculture and rural organizations, but it is clear that certain entrenched legacies from pre-reform China still linger on even after WTO accession, most importantly the key role played by state…

    Hardback – 2011-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • China and Africa Development Relations book cover

    China and Africa Development Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher M. Dent

    China is among a number of large developing country or new powers on the ascendance in the international system, all of which are deepening their economic relations with Africa However, China is the largest and most powerful of this group. it has sought closer economic relationships with other…

    Paperback – 2011-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Tourism and Tibetan Culture in Transition: A Place called Shangrila book cover

    Tourism and Tibetan Culture in Transition

    A Place called Shangrila, 1st Edition

    By Ashild Kolas

    This book explores the relationship between tourism, culture and ethnic identity in Tibet in , focusing in particular on Shangrila, a Tibetan region in Southwest China, to show how local ‘Tibetan culture’ is reconstructed as a marketable commodity for tourists. It analyses the socio-economic…

    Paperback – 2011-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • High-Tech Industries, Employment and Global Competitiveness book cover

    High-Tech Industries, Employment and Global Competitiveness

    1st Edition

    Edited by S.R. Hashim, N.S. Siddharthan

    The process of development in recent times has been characteristically marked by the expanding reach of multinational enterprises, flows of foreign direct investment, unprecedented growth of information and communication technologies (ICT) and knowledge-based industries, and infusion of ICT across…

    Hardback – 2008-11-01
    Routledge India

  • The New Rich in China: Future rulers, present lives book cover

    The New Rich in China

    Future rulers, present lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Goodman

    Three decades of reform since 1978 in the People’s Republic of China have resulted in the emergence of new social groups which have included new occupations and professions generated as the economy has opened up and developed and, most spectacularly given the legacy of state socialism, the…

    Paperback – 2008-04-25
    Routledge

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