Population and Society in Contemporary Tibet, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 9888053760
  • ISBN-13: 9789888053766
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 390 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released August 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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This book provides a systematical analysis of all available social and demographic data released by the Chinese government. Additional to western literature, this book provides a good review of relevant research literature published in Chinese. With anacademic background of sociology and demography, the author focuses his analyses on various issues such as migration, marriage, income, consumption and education.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Tables.
List of Figures.
1: Introduction.
2: The Geographic Distribution and Changes in the Tibetan Population of China.
3: The Han Population in the Tibetan-inhabited Areas.
4: Analysis of the Population Structure in the Tibetan Autonomous Region.
5: Migration in the Tibetan Autonomous Region.
6: Economic Patterns and Transitions in the Tibetan Autonomous Region.
7: Income and Consumption of Rural and Urban Residents in the Tibetan Autonomous Region.
8: Tibetan Spouse Selection and Marriage.
9: Educational Development in the Tibet Autonomous Region.
10: Residential Patterns and Social Contacts Between Han and Tibetan Residents in Urban Lhasa.
Glossary of Terms.