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Author Weiguang, Wang

Title Social change in contemporary China and the theory of social contradictions : the social class and interest group analysis in contemporary China / Wang Weiguang ; translated by Huang Yusheng
Edition [Second edition]
Published Reading, UK : Paths International Ltd : China Social Sciences Press, [2015]
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Series Philosophy in Modern China
Philosophy in Modern China
Contents Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Preface to the Second Edition; Preface; Contents; PART ONE: A Theoretical Study of Contradictions among the People; Chapter 1: The Proposition of the Theory of Contradictions among the People and Its Main Content; Chapter 2: The Enrichment and Development of the Theory of Contradictions among the People under the New Historical Conditions; Chapter 3: Contradictions among the People Constitute the Primary Kind of Contradictions of Human Relations in Chinese Society at the Present Stage
Chapter 14: The New Conditions and Characteristics of Some New Social Strata and Interest GroupsChapter 15 The Formation and Characteristics of Social Stratum Engaged in Non-public Economic Sectors; Chapter 16: The Characteristics of China's Middle-Income Group at the Present Stage; Chapter 17: Correctly Handling Contradictions among the People to Build a Harmonious Socialist Society; Copyright
Chapter 4: Correctly Understanding and Handling Interest Contradictions among the People in the New EraChapter 5: Correctly Understand and Handle Ideological Contradictions among the People in the New Era; Chapter 6: Correct Understanding and Handling of the Contradiction between the Leaders and the Masses in the New Era; Chapter 7: Actively Preventing and Correctly Handling the Intensification of Contradictions among the People; Chapter 8: Basic Principles of and Methods for the Correct Handling of Contradictions among the Peoplein the New Era
PART TWO: An Analysis of the Classes, Strata and Interest Groups andTheir Relationships at the Primary Stage of Socialism in ChinaChapter 9: Scientific Methodsfor Analyzing Social Classes, Strata and Interest Groups and Their Relationship; Chapter 10: New Changes in Classes, Strata and InterestGroups in Present-day China; Chapter 11: Interest Groupsin the Primary Stage of Socialism and Contradictions among These Groups; Chapter 12: Major Changes in China's Working Class in the New Era; Chapter 13: Changes China's Farmer Class in the New Era
Summary This book examines the various social contradictions that sit at the heart of China's strategy of maintaining a harmonious socialist society while generating vertiginous economic growth. Edited by a senior member of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, the book discusses the roots and backgrounds of the key theories of contradiction, alongside the practical implications on modern-day China. The content is divided into two unique parts. The first section focuses on the contradictions among the people, while the second section examines the contradictions between different social groups and so
Notes This book is the second edition of my book Efficiency, equality and harmony : on contradictions among the people in the new era and socialist harmonious society (published by People's Publishing House, Dec. 2006)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Translated from the original Chinese
Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed Feb. 11, 2015)
Subject Social structure -- China.
Socialism -- China.
China -- Social conditions -- 1949-
Form Electronic book
Author Wang, Weiguang, author. Efficiency, equality and harmony
Yusheng, Huang (Translator), translator
ISBN 184464376X (electronic bk.)
9781844643769 (electronic bk.)