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Handbook on Class and Social Stratification in China (Hardcover)

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Sociologists and other social scientists show how the revolution and class struggle of the Chinese Communist Party have been replaced with economic development through markets and privatization since the late 1970s. They cover history, dynamics of social stratification and class formation, welfare indexes, the ruling class, middle classes, and working classes. Among their topics are reconfiguring China's class order after the 1949 revolution, the cultural politics of class: workers and peasants as historical subjects, housing China's inequality, China's private entrepreneurs and the Party-state: mutual dependence and political institutionalization, and China's rural migrant workers and labor politics. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 422
Genre: Social Science, Political Science
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: Handbooks of Research on Contemporary China
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Edward Elgar Pub
Language: English
Street Date: March 29, 2016
TCIN: 51081583
UPC: 9781783470631
Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-3091
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