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About this book


This book addresses a wide range of social issues in connection with urbanization, which is providing new momentum for China’s economic restructuring and social progress, including the educational gap; the middle class in urbanization; consumption; division of labor; and social integration.  All chapters are based on updated nation-wide sampling survey data. Taken together, they provide a lens for understanding various aspects of urbanization and its impacts on China’s economy and society.


Urbanization Development People’s Livelihood Urban and Rural Residents Labor Market Social Integration Migrant Workers Middle Class in China

Editors and affiliations

  • Peilin Li
    • 1
  1. 1.SSAPBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Social Sciences Academic Press and Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences Social Sciences (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-2341-6
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-2342-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2363-6866
  • Series Online ISSN 2363-6874
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