China’s Development Under a Differential Urbanization Model

  • Qiang Li

About this book


This book analyses the particular nature, characteristics and current conditions of urbanization in China. It reviews the theory of “urbanization with a diversified process” and puts forward the basic principles for promoting urbanization on the basis of a perspective reflecting the diversified sizes of towns and cities. Further, it assesses the overall strategic planning for advancing urbanization and explores the characteristics of an urban society formed on the basis of diversified urbanization.


Strategy of Urbanization Land and Space Urban society The transition of Social Structure Urban development China’s Urbanization Diversified Process of Urbanization Experiences and Lessons in Urbanization

Authors and affiliations

  • Qiang Li
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Social SciencesTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Social Sciences Academic Press 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences Social Sciences (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-9450-8
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-9451-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2363-6866
  • Series Online ISSN 2363-6874
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