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Title The Geography of contemporary China : the impact of Deng Xiaoping's decade / edited by Terry Cannon and Alan Jenkins
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1990
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 316 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introduction, a basic guide to developments from 1949 to 1989 / Terry Cannon and Alan Jenkins -- Regions, spatial inequality and regional policy / Terry Cannon -- History, historical perspectives on the current geography of China / Richard Louis Edmonds -- Environment, understanding and transforming the physical environment / Edward Derbyshire -- People, demographic patterns and policies / John Jowett -- Rural China, old problems and new solutions / Frank Lemming and Simon Powell -- Industry, energy and transport, problems and policies / Maurice Howard -- Urbanisation, processes, policies and patterns / Wing-Shing Tang and Alan Jenkins -- Foreign investment and trade, impact on the spatial structure of the economy / David R Phillips and Anthony Gar-On Yeh -- The environmental impact of economic development, problems and policies / Bernhard Glaeser -- Defining and defending the Chinese state, geopolitical perspectives / Alan Jenkins
Summary The 1989 student massacre reaffirmed the position of the Chinese government. This book provides an introduction to modern China and a survey of the last decade of administrative, geopolitical, demographic and economic development
Analysis China Political events
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject China -- Economic conditions -- 1976-2000.
China -- Economic policy -- 1976-2000.
China -- Social conditions -- 1976-2000.
Form Electronic book
Author Cannon, Terry, 1948-
Jenkins, Alan, 1940-
LC no. 90008271
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