Chinese Society: Change, Conflict and Resistance (Asia's Transformations)

Zweig, David

Chinese Society: Change, Conflict, and resistance / Edited by Elizabeth J. Perry and Mark Selden. London: Routledge, 2000, p. 120-142

SYNOPISIS: This book, written by an interdisciplinary and international team of China scholars, offers an authoritative analysis of contemporary Chinese society, protest and resistance. Topics covered include:
* labour and environmental disputes
* rural and ethnic conflict
* migration
* legal challenges, intellectual and religious dissidence
* opposition to family planning
* suicide.
This topical volume challenges conventional images of contemporary Chinese society, providing a comprehensive resource for both undergraduates and specialists in the field.

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