TITLE

Chapter 8: Chengzhongcun: China's Urbanizing Villages from Multiple Perspectives

AUTHOR(S)
Leaf, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Urbanization in China: Critical Issues in an Era of Rapid Growth;2007, p169
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 8 of the book "Urbanization in China: Critical Issues in an Era of Rapid Growth," edited by Yan Song and Chengri Ding is presented. This chapter discloses the complexity of the phenomenon of urbanizing villages in China. It proposes four interlinked interpretations of urbanizing villages: a land use issue, migrant enclaves, self-help housing and negotiated power. It provides policy implications as a step toward thinking about the potential for policy responses to the problems.
ACCESSION #
36153601

 

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