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Power and Wealth in Rural China

The Political Economy of Institutional Change (Cambridge Modern China Series)

by Susan H. Whiting

  • 99 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Political economy,
  • General,
  • Rural Economic Development,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sociology - Rural,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • China,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Rural industries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7749074M
    ISBN 100521623227
    ISBN 109780521623223

      In China, rural rich get richer and poor get poorer Reports shows wealth is actually dropping for lower-income Chinese outside of cities Zhuang Pinghui in Beijing.   Shi Li and Haiyuan Wan show a distinct rise in wealth inequality in China, too. They find that wealth (as opposed to income) inequality reached in They find that wealth (as opposed to.

    For a woman to be without ability is a virtue is a view attributed to Confucius but still very much alive in contemporary China. It is a paradox—a proposition widely accepted as true by both women and men but in practice denied in the conduct of everyday life. The author explores the recreation of this paradox in the processes of rural reform in China during the 's. © The Asia Society | Center on U.S.-China Relations | Park Avenue | New York, New York

    Really worth reading.”—Fareed Zakaria (Book of the Week) “In a provocative new book whose ideas have already begun stirring debate among China watchers, Orville Schell and John Delury argue that the quest for national rejuvenation, or for wealth and power, has long been at the heart of modern Chinese political and intellectual thought.”. The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center.


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Power and Wealth in Rural China by Susan H. Whiting Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Susan Whiting explores the complex interactions of individuals, institutions, and the broader political economy to examine variation and change in property rights and extractive institutions in China's rural industrial by:   This book focuses on China's rural industries, offering an innovative, theoretical framework to explain insitutional change.

Susan Whiting explores the complex interactions of individuals, institutions, and the broader political economy to examine variation and change in property rights and extractive institutions in China's rural industrial : Whiting.

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China's rural industrial sector has been the engine driving much of the Chinese economy's dynamism during the reform period.

The nature and development of this sector, also referred to as township and village enterprises (TVEs) defy easy explanation.

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Power and Wealth in Rural China The Political Economy of Institutional Change Boasting one of the fastest growing economies in the world at the turn of the twenty-first century, China is simultaneously making the transition from agricul-ture to industry and from socialism to capitalism.

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The book goes a long way to explaining what drives the current leadership, and why betting against their resolve to reform may be risky in the medium to long term.” —Bill Bishop, The New York Times. Power and Wealth in Rural China: the Political Economy of Institutional Change. [Susan H Whiting] Connect to e-book.

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Image caption Many in China's rural provinces are left behind as urban wealth grows quickly. The rapid growth of China's economy over the past three decades has been greeted with largely.

This book examines the law reforms of contemporary China in light of the Party-state’s ideological transformation and the political economy that shapes these reforms.

This involves analysing three interrelated domains: law reform, power and wealth. The contributors to this volume employ a variety of perspectives and analytical techniques in their discussion of key.

The method used to impute the value of land from the agricultural income it produces is described in Terry McKinley, The Distribution of Wealth in Rural China, Chapter VI, PhD thesis, University of California, Riverside, Google Scholar.

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This, after all, is the promise implied in the book’s title and subtitle, which seems to promise a description of networks and power in rural China generally, rather than one area of Yunnan. Ethnically, geographically, and even developmentally, Hillman is evidently looking at somewhere which is very specific.

Power and Wealth in Rural China: The Political Economy of Institutional Change. Susan Whiting. The Gini HOUSING AND WEALTH IN RURAL CHINA coefficients are also reported in Table 5 of this paper and the basis for computing the Gini coefficient of the distribution of housing is discussed below.

Respondents to the questionnaire report land in terms of the total number of mu cultivated and the total number irrigated. Similar Items. Internationalizing China's Countryside: The Political Economy of Rural Exports Author(s): Zweig, David Stephen ; Understanding wealth and housing inequality among China’s older population.

Wealth and Power answers this question by examining the lives of eleven influential officials, writers, activists, and leaders whose contributions helped create modern China.

This fascinating survey begins in the lead-up to the first Opium War with Wei Yuan, the nineteenth-century scholar and reformer who was one of the first to urge China to 3/5(3).

Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century, by Orville Schell and John Delury is a book about China's progression through the slow decline of the Qing Empire in the late 19th and early 20th century/5(85).A strong and rich China will naturally have soft power in all these aspects just by that hard power alone.

Its all about having that money and power and having that power for a long time.