Queer Women in Urban China: An Ethnography

Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, And Social Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bayern at Aug. 25, 2009
Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, And Social Change

Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, And Social Change
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe | ISBN: 0765608200 | edition 2005 | PDF | 329 pages | 3,3 mb

Based on in-depth ethnographic research - and using an approach that seeks to understand how migration is experienced by the migrants themselves - this is a fascinating study of the experiences of women in rural China who joined the vast migration to Beijing and other cities at the end of the twentieth century. It focuses on the experiences of rural-urban migrants, the particular ways in which they talk about those experiences, and how those experiences affect their sense of identity.
Public Health Challenges in Contemporary China: An Interdisciplinary Perspective

MD. Nazrul Islam, "Public Health Challenges in Contemporary China: An Interdisciplinary Perspective"
English | ISBN: 3662477521 | 2015 | 164 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Inequality in Public School Admission in Urban China: Discourses, Practices and New Solutions

Inequality in Public School Admission in Urban China: Discourses, Practices and New Solutions By Jing Liu
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 236 Pages | ISBN : 9811087172 | 5.06 MB

This book explores and interprets discourses and practices in school admissions to public lower secondary education in urban China by utilizing a discourse analysis approach and a case study method. It identifies continuities and changes in discourses shaped by diverse forces in public lower secondary school admissions in the context of China’s social transformation from a profit-driven society to a more equitable society, and elucidates the power relationships among stakeholders in public school admissions by analysing their interplay in the process. More importantly, it exposes how current socio-economic, institutional and educational systems are shaping the engagement of stakeholders in the public school admissions process. It also presents some on-going projects intended to yield new policies and practices for more equitable public secondary education in China in the development stage of the post-2015.
The Making and Meaning of Relationships in Sri Lanka: An Ethnography on University Students in Colombo

The Making and Meaning of Relationships in Sri Lanka: An Ethnography on University Students in Colombo (Culture, Mind, and Society) by Mihirini Sirisena
English | 12 May 2018 | ISBN: 3319763350 | 268 Pages | PDF (True) | 2.18 MB

Political Culture and Participation in Urban China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 6, 2017
Political Culture and Participation in Urban China

Political Culture and Participation in Urban China By Yang Zhong
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 150 Pages | ISBN : 9811062676 | 1.57 MB

This book discusses one of the most noticeable and significant transformations in China over the past three decades is the rapid and massive urbanization of the country, which has brought shifts in political culture of Chinese urbanites. This book is a systematic and empirical study of political culture in urban China.

Work and Family in Urban China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 7, 2017
Work and Family in Urban China

Work and Family in Urban China: Women's Changing Experience since Mao by Jiping Zuo
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137554649 | 215 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

This book examines a three-way interaction among market, state, and family in China's recent market reform.
Children's Healthcare and Parental Media Engagement in Urban China: A Culture of Anxiety?

Children's Healthcare and Parental Media Engagement in Urban China: A Culture of Anxiety? by Qian Gong
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137498765 | 209 Pages | PDF | 7.8 MB

This book analyses parental anxieties about their children's healthcare issues in urban China, engaging with wider theoretical debates about modernity, risk and anxiety.
Salt Production and Social Hierarchy in Ancient China: An Archaeological Investigation of Specialization in China's (repost)

Salt Production and Social Hierarchy in Ancient China: An Archaeological Investigation of Specialization in China's Three Gorges by Rowan K. Flad
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1107009413 | 312 pages | PDF | 5,5 MB

The Politics of Community Building in Urban China (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 11, 2016
The Politics of Community Building in Urban China (repost)

The Politics of Community Building in Urban China (Chinese Worlds) by Thomas Heberer and Christian Göbel
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0415597021 | 208 pages | PDF | 0,9 MB
Children’s Healthcare and Parental Media Engagement in Urban China: A Culture of Anxiety?

Children’s Healthcare and Parental Media Engagement in Urban China: A Culture of Anxiety? by Qian Gong
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137498765 | 209 pages | PDF | 4 MB