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The Resource Truths and half truths : China's socio-economic reforms, Ferdinand A. Gul and Haitian Lu

Truths and half truths : China's socio-economic reforms, Ferdinand A. Gul and Haitian Lu

Label
Truths and half truths : China's socio-economic reforms
Title
Truths and half truths
Title remainder
China's socio-economic reforms
Statement of responsibility
Ferdinand A. Gul and Haitian Lu
Title variation
China's socio-economic reforms from 1979-2009
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Truths and Half Truths is aimed at economic and social science academics and students who are interested in the dynamics of China's institutional development and societal transformation. Covering the complexity of the social, economic, and governance reforms behind the economic miracles achieved by China since its reform in 1978, and particularly in the past twenty years, this book provides much needed insight and critical thinking on major aspects of China's reform. Topics include employment, environment, anti-poverty; urbanization and rural development; education, corruption, political regime and media. Readers will be able to re-evaluate the costs and benefits of China's modernization from a point-of-view of sustainability. Written by highly knowledgeable and well respected academics in law and economics with decades of experience in China studiesProvides an insight from academic points of view written in a reader-friendly journalistic styleAn integrated monograph; each chapter addresses a particular area of reform and can be read independently
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gul, Ferdinand A
Dewey number
330.951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC427.92
LC item number
.G8525 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lu, Haitian
Series statement
Chandos Asian studies series : contemporary issues and trends
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • Commercial law
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economic history
  • China
Label
Truths and half truths : China's socio-economic reforms, Ferdinand A. Gul and Haitian Lu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-253) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Population and employment -- Social security -- Economic growth versus environmental degradation -- Anti-poverty campaign: the struggle between equality and efficiency -- Rural land, peasants, and agriculture -- Corruption in contemporary China: an old dilemma with new features -- Educational developments and challenges -- Enterprises, foreign trade, and the financial sector -- Political reform, civil society, media, and international relations
Control code
866622204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 258 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780632773
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)866622204
Label
Truths and half truths : China's socio-economic reforms, Ferdinand A. Gul and Haitian Lu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-253) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Population and employment -- Social security -- Economic growth versus environmental degradation -- Anti-poverty campaign: the struggle between equality and efficiency -- Rural land, peasants, and agriculture -- Corruption in contemporary China: an old dilemma with new features -- Educational developments and challenges -- Enterprises, foreign trade, and the financial sector -- Political reform, civil society, media, and international relations
Control code
866622204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 258 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780632773
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)866622204

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