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Product Description: China's management of urbanization is an under-appreciated factor in the regime's longevity. The Chinese Communist Party fears "Latin Americanization" -- the emergence of highly unequal megacities with their attendant slums and social unrest...read more

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9780199378982 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, July 28, 2014, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: China's management of urbanization is an under-appreciated factor in the regime's longevity.
9780324118629, titled "Comparative Economic Systems" | South-Western Pub, July 1, 2003, cover price $91.95 | also contains Comparative Economic Systems
9780324120554, titled "Foundations of Corporate Finance" | Intl Thomson Education Group, June 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | also contains Foundations of Corporate Finance | About this edition: Offering a brief introduction to corporate finance, this text covers core financial management topics and avoids unnecessary mathematics.

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9780199378999 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 28, 2014, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: As the economy and society of China has become more diversified, so have its urban neighborhoods. The last decade has witnessed a surge in collective action by homeowners in China against the infringement of their rights. Research on neighborhood governance is sparse and limited, so this book fills a vital gap in the literature and understanding...read more
By Ngai-Ming Yip (editor)

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9781781000236 | Edward Elgar Pub, July 14, 2014, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: As the economy and society of China has become more diversified, so have its urban neighborhoods.

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Product Description: A Study on Globalizing Cities is the latest masterpiece by Zhou Zhenhua, a famous Chinese economist, who closely tracks the theoretical study of global cities and is actively engaged in the strategic research of Shanghai's development...read more

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9781938134357 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, January 24, 2014, cover price $134.00 | About this edition: A Study on Globalizing Cities is the latest masterpiece by Zhou Zhenhua, a famous Chinese economist, who closely tracks the theoretical study of global cities and is actively engaged in the strategic research of Shanghai's development.

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Product Description: "One thing is clear: in marginalising Chinese tradition and falling short of wholesale importation of Western cultural and political ideals and institutions, Chinese cities have become, in one sense, the scrapyard of half-hearted emulations and acts of resistance, appearing to be neither here nor there...read more

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9781446208823 | Sage Pubns Ltd, June 19, 2014, cover price $122.00 | About this edition: "One thing is clear: in marginalising Chinese tradition and falling short of wholesale importation of Western cultural and political ideals and institutions, Chinese cities have become, in one sense, the scrapyard of half-hearted emulations and acts of resistance, appearing to be neither here nor there.

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9781446208830 | Sage Pubns Ltd, June 19, 2014, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: "One thing is clear: in marginalising Chinese tradition and falling short of wholesale importation of Western cultural and political ideals and institutions, Chinese cities have become, in one sense, the scrapyard of half-hearted emulations and acts of resistance, appearing to be neither here nor there.

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Product Description: Great book for research, study, or review!

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9780226895468, titled "Urban Life in Contemporary China" | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 1, 1984, cover price $32.50 | also contains Urban Life in Contemporary China | About this edition: Great book for research, study, or review!

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Product Description: To promote China's sustainable city construction and development, this Brief has preliminarily used an assessment indicator system and development index of a sustainable city, based on a summary and analysis of the existing Sustainable City theories and practices both at home and aboard...read more

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9781441982421 | Springer Verlag, January 17, 2011, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: To promote China's sustainable city construction and development, this Brief has preliminarily used an assessment indicator system and development index of a sustainable city, based on a summary and analysis of the existing Sustainable City theories and practices both at home and aboard.

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Product Description: A study of China's urban employment problems set in the context of growth and fluctuations in the urban economy between 1949 and 1957. Its main objectives are to analyse the size and determinants or urban employment change, and to trace the evolution both of Chinese thinking about employment and the institutions of labour control that reflected this thinking in day-to-day administration...read more

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9780521081726 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, August 27, 1971), cover price $44.50 | About this edition: A study of China's urban employment problems set in the context of growth and fluctuations in the urban economy between 1949 and 1957.

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Product Description: This timely and important collection of original essays analyzes China’s foremost social cleavage: the rural-urban gap. It is now clear that the Chinese communist revolution, though professing dedication to an egalitarian society, in practice created a rural order akin to serfdom, in which 80 percent of the population was effectively bound to the land...read more
By Martin King Whyte (editor)

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9780674036307 | Harvard Univ Pr, February 25, 2010, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: This timely and important collection of original essays analyzes China’s foremost social cleavage: the rural-urban gap.

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9780674036321 | Harvard Univ Pr, February 25, 2010, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This timely and important collection of original essays analyzes China’s foremost social cleavage: the rural-urban gap.

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Product Description: Book by Tidey, John, Tidey, Jackie

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9780761431589 | 1 edition (Benchmark Books, September 1, 2008), cover price $18.56 | About this edition: Book by Tidey, John, Tidey, Jackie

Paperback:

9787119052847 | 1 edition (Foreign Languages Pr, July 1, 2008), cover price $96.00

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9781568986272, titled "The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What It Means for the World" | Princeton Architectural Pr, April 17, 2008, cover price $35.00

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9781568989686, titled "The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What It Means for the World" | Reprint edition (Princeton Architectural Pr, June 29, 2011), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: This book provides a general description and evaluation of the process of urbanization in China and the urgent challenges facing the Chinese government. Urban Transformation in China examines the changing pattern of China's urban population and the determinants of these changes, including an analysis of the spatial structures of China's cities and industry and an assessment of urban productivity growth and the role of mega cities in national development...read more
By Aimin Chen (editor), Gordon G. Liu (editor) and Kevin H. Zhang (editor)

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9780754633129 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, August 30, 2004, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This book provides a general description and evaluation of the process of urbanization in China and the urgent challenges facing the Chinese government.

Product Description: Offering a brief introduction to corporate finance, this text covers core financial management topics and avoids unnecessary mathematics. Emphasis is on the concepts, logic, and intuition underlying financial decision-making. This text utilizes a financial balance sheet framework throughout in order to help students visualize how financial decision-making affects other areas of the firm (e...read more

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9780324120554 | Intl Thomson Education Group, June 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | also contains Cities and Stability: Urbanization, Redistribution, and Regime Survival in China | About this edition: Offering a brief introduction to corporate finance, this text covers core financial management topics and avoids unnecessary mathematics.
9780324127966 | 2 edition (Intl Thomson Education Group, June 1, 2001), cover price $131.95 | About this edition: Offering a brief introduction to corporate finance, this text covers core financial management topics and avoids unnecessary mathematics.
9780324125702 | South-Western Pub, May 1, 2001, cover price $157.95

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Product Description: China Urban is an ethnographic account of China’s cities and the place that urban space holds in China’s imagination. In addition to investigating this nation’s rapidly changing urban landscape, its contributors emphasize the need to rethink the very meaning of the “urban” and the utility of urban-focused anthropological critiques during a period of unprecedented change on local, regional, national, and global levels...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nancy N. Chen (editor), Constance D. Clark (editor) and Suzanne Z. Gottschang (editor)

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9780822326342 | Duke Univ Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: China Urban is an ethnographic account of China’s cities and the place that urban space holds in China’s imagination.

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9780822326403 | Duke Univ Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: China Urban is an ethnographic account of China’s cities and the place that urban space holds in China’s imagination.

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Product Description: This volume, written by contributors from a number of different specialisms, suggests that different combinations of factors have contributed to the relative successes and failures in these cities. Endowment factors, preferential policies, and history have all proved to be important...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Chae-ho Chong (editor) and Jae Ho Chung (editor)

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9780415207522 | Routledge, July 1, 1999, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: This volume, written by contributors from a number of different specialisms, suggests that different combinations of factors have contributed to the relative successes and failures in these cities.

Hardcover:

9780521474108 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $139.99

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9780521479431 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $54.99

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Product Description: This book is based on the papers that were presented at the First International Urban Anthropology Conference, which was opened in Beijing on December 28, 1989. It contains twenty-two papers and six introductory contributions, dealing with the following subjects: 'Comparative Urbanism: Socialist and Asian Cities'; 'Chinese Urbanization'; 'Chinese Urban Ethnicity'; 'Chinese Urban Culture and Life Cycle'...read more
By Greg Guldin (editor) and Aidan Southall (editor)

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9789004096202 | Brill Academic Pub, January 1, 1993, cover price $217.00 | About this edition: This book is based on the papers that were presented at the First International Urban Anthropology Conference, which was opened in Beijing on December 28, 1989.

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Product Description: Through interviews with city residents, Martin King Whyte and William L. Parish provide a unique survey of urban life in the last decade of Mao Zedong's rule. They conclude that changes in society produced under communism were truly revolutionary and that, in the decade under scrutiny, the Chinese avoided ostensibly universal evils of urbanism with considerable success...read more

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9780226895468 | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 1, 1984, cover price $32.50 | also contains Java Illuminated Intl Version | About this edition: Great book for research, study, or review!

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9780226895499 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, November 15, 1985), cover price $46.00 | About this edition: Through interviews with city residents, Martin King Whyte and William L.
9780226895475 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 1984, cover price $13.50

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By Stanford University (corporate author)

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9780804708531 | Stanford Univ Pr, November 1, 1974, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Book by

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