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By Mark Y. Wang,Pookong Kee,Jia Gao

The urbanisation of China during the last 3 a long time has been a highly major improvement, either for China’s reform strategy and for the realm extra in general. This publication offers fresh examine findings on China’s carrying on with city transformation. matters lined comprise the decline of the rural-urban divide, the spatial restructuring of chinese language city centres and concrete infrastructure, migrant employees, new housing and new groups, and "green" responses to city environmental difficulties. The ebook is especially priceless in that it contains a lot new paintings by way of students established within China.

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