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Unequal China

Wanning Sun

Unequal China

the political economy and cultural politics of inequality

by Wanning Sun

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic policy,
  • Social policy,
  • Equality,
  • Social change

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Wanning Sun and Yingjie Guo
    SeriesRoutledge studies on China in transition
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC427.95 .U54 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25299420M
    ISBN 109780415629102, 9780203100158
    LC Control Number2012014383

      The continued rise of economic inequality in India – and around the world – is not inevitable. It is the result of policy choices. Governments can start to reduce inequality by rejecting market fundamentalism, opposing the special interests of powerful elites, and changing the rules and systems that have led to where we are today. TY - CHAP. T1 - Unequal rivals. T2 - China, India and the struggle for influence in Southeast Asia. AU - Lee, Sheryn. PY - /3. Y1 - /3. N2 - China and India both harbor great power ambitions in the Indo-Pacific and having leverage power to influence Southeast Asia is part of that : Sheryn Lee.

      Despite 25 years of democracy, South Africa remains the most economically unequal country in the world, according to the World Bank. If anything, the "Rainbow Nation" is . Unequal treaty is the name given by the Chinese to a series of treaties signed between the Qing dynasty and various Western powers and the Empire of Japan during the 19th and early 20th centuries. All these treaties were concluded after China suffered military defeats or threats by foreign imperialist powers.. With the rise of Chinese nationalism and anti-imperialism in the s, both the Hangul: 불평등 조약.

    China is the next most equal, with a top income share of 41 per cent. Has the world been getting more unequal? Over the past decade, income inequality has fallen or stabilised, rather than risen.   Although this expression has occupied a central position in both Chinese collective memory and Chinese and English historiographies, this is the first book to offer an in-depth examination of China's encounters with the outside world as manifested in the rhetoric surrounding the Unequal Brand: Lexington Books.


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However, three decades of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world’s most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal. This book offers a comprehensive account of inequality in China from an interdisciplinary perspective.5/5(1).

However, three decades of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world’s most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal.

This book offers a comprehensive account of inequality in China from an interdisciplinary perspective. However, three decades of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world's most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal.

This book offers a comprehensive account of inequality in China from an interdisciplinary : Wanning Sun. However, three decades of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world’s most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal.

This book offers a comprehensive account of. Wang Jianlang's book provides a vivid and well documented account of the ignominious origins and early development of the unequal treaty system in China, demonstrating why the Chinese government and its citizens considered the return of Hong Kong to the Mainland in to symbolize the "washing away of one hundred years of national shame."Author: Enrich Professional Publishing.

Unequal China The political economy and cultural politics of inequality. av Wanning Sun of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world's most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal. This book offers a comprehensive account of inequality in China from an interdisciplinary perspective.

It both draws on, and. However, three decades of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world's most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal.

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Education is an arena of social action that is often analysed in relation to social inequality. The literature on education in China has accurately portrayed the grave inequities of access to education that exist between urban and rural areas, between wealthier and poorer provinces, between the children of migrant workers and those of urban citizens, between the majority ethnic Han and various Author: Andrew Kipnis.

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However, three decades of economic reforms have also transformed China from one of the world’s most egalitarian societies into one of the most unequal.

This book offers a comprehensive account of inequality in China from an interdisciplinary : Taylor And Francis. Unequal Treaties and China provides a comprehensive overview of China's history of fighting against these unequal treaties. Understanding a country's history is a vital way of understanding its : The “unequal treaties” and the treaty ports are two intricately linked elements of modern China’s experience with the world from to and beyond.

The legal framework of treaty ports was rooted and developed in a series of documents signed between China and foreign countries that are considered by the Chinese to be unfair treaties. This study, based on primary sources, deals with the linguistic development and polemical uses of the expression Unequal Treaties, which refers to the treaties China signed between and Although this expression has occupied a central position in both Chinese collective memory and Chinese and English historiographies, this is the first book to offer an in-depth examination of China's.

In Unequal Treaties and China, author Wang Jianlang looks at how history has affected the nation and how those unequal treaties from foreign powers have shaped China's policies even up. These chapters on China's treaty relations and the modern Chinese objections to the foreigner's status in China were written with a view to local publication in a Far Eastern journal only, and were therefore addressed to a reading public with as much knowledge of standard authorities and as easy access to books of reference on the subject as the author enjoyed; so there is much less reference.

This article examines the unequal provision of primary education in rural and urban China. It first looks at the development of the “two-track” system and shows how educational opportunities have always been unevenly distributed in contemporary by: Buy Unequal China: The political economy and cultural politics of inequality (Routledge Studies on China in Transition) 1 by Sun, Wanning, Guo, Yingjie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Introduction / Wanning Sun and Yingjie Guo --Political power and social inequality: the impact of the state / Yingjie Guo --Inequality and culture: a new pathway to understanding social inequality / Wanning Sun --Between social justice and social order: the.

(China’s Gini coefficient, a measure of income distribution, is, compared to in the US and in India). In a society that just over two decades ago was among the most equal, these new Author: Eileen Otis. Read Unequal China: The political economy and cultural politics of inequality (Routledge Studies.The more unequal a country's income distribution, the higher its Gini index, e.g., a Sub-Saharan country with an index of If income were distributed with perfect equality the index would be zero; if income were distributed with perfect inequality, the index would be The first edition of Unequal Democracy was an instant classic, shattering illusions about American democracy and spurring scholarly and popular interest in the political causes and consequences of escalating economic inequality.

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