eBook Class And Class Conflict In Post-Socialist China, 1st Edition

  • Published By: World Scientific Publishing Company
  • ISBN-10: 9814449652
  • ISBN-13: 9789814449656
  • DDC: 305.50951
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 212 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

Class and Class Conflict in Post-Socialist China traces the origins and the profound changes of the patterns of class conflict in post-socialist China since 1978.The first of its kind in the field of China Studies that offers comprehensive overviews and traces the historical evolutions of different patterns of class conflict (among workers, peasants, capitalists, and the middle class) in post-socialist China, the book provides comprehensive overviews of different patterns of class conflict. It uses a state-centered approach to study class conflict, i.e., study how the communist party-state restructures the patterns of class conflict in Chinese society, and brings in a historical dimension by tracing the origins and developments of class conflict in socialist and post-socialist China.Contents:IntroductionClass and Class Conflict in Socialist China (1949-1978)Class and Class Conflict in Post-Socialist China Since 1978The Making of a Cadre-Capitalist ClassThe Transformation of the Maoist Working Class in Urban ChinaThe Making of the New Migrant Working Class in South ChinaThe Making and Remaking of the Maoist PeasantryThe Making of a New Middle ClassConclusionReadership: Advanced undergraduate or graduate students and professionals interested in Chinese studies, political science and social issues related to China.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Preface.
Contents.
List of Tables.
1: Introduction.
2: Class and Class Conflict in Socialist China (1949–1978).
3: Class and Class Conflict in Post-Socialist China Since 1978.
4: The Making of a Cadre–Capitalist Class.
5: The Transformation of the Maoist Working Class in Urban China.
6: The Making of the New Migrant Working Class in South China.
7: The Making and Remaking of the Maoist Peasantry.
8: The Making of a New Middle Class.
9: Conclusion.
References.
Index.