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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 203–229.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Yunxiang Yan This article reveals that in response to the dramatic social changes since the 1949 revolution, Chinese rural families have undergone a process of profound transformation, which I refer to as the “individualization of the family.” This transformation took place at two interlocking yet...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2008) 35 (2): 49–73.
Published: 01 May 2008
... own. Unless otherwise indicated, all translations are my own. The End of the Peasant? New Rural Reconstruction in China Alexander Day “The peasants’ lot is really bitter, the countryside is really poor, and...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2019) 46 (2): 193–197.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Wang Hui; Lennet Daigle The focus of rural education work should shift from upgrading infrastructure to improving the quality of education, especially in weak rural schools. This proposal contains four primary suggestions: accessible preschool education, improved on-the-job professional development...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2019) 46 (2): 189–191.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Christopher Connery As a member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Wang Hui’s proposals give indications of the practical, policy-oriented side of this important contemporary intellectual. One proposal addresses deficiencies in rural education, a major obstacle to social...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 7–52.
Published: 01 February 2011
... in society (due to class but also urban-rural and regional inequalities, among others) have assumed even greater sharpness. Despite important advances, in other words, serious problems remain—especially given continued claims to socialism. Uncertainty about the future remains as development has added...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2008) 35 (2): 15–47.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of the planned economic system because it gave priority to human subsistence and equality at the expense of efficiency. Under the planned (moral) economy, communes (she) and brigades (dui ) in rural areas and units (danwei ) in cities were not only economic #4;. Liang...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2008) 35 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Department of History at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He received a PhD in the history of modern East Asia with a research focus on modern China from the University of California, Santa Cruz, in 2007. His dissertation examines contemporary debates on China’s emerging rural crisis...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2008) 35 (2): 75–91.
Published: 01 May 2008
... attempt at living, not to mention an act of resistance. We are not yet sure if the rural migrant workers have had a chance to go through reincar- nation or remain as ren (human beings The political ideology of neolib- eralism currently prevalent in China has given a death sentence to “class analysis...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2019) 46 (2): 163–188.
Published: 01 May 2019
... . 2012 . “ Bo Xilai and Reform: What Will Be the Impact of His Removal .” China Leadership Monitor , no. 38 ( Summer ). Accessed September 1, 2015 . http://www.hoover.org/publications/china-leadership-monitor . Gao Yuan . 2011 . “ Rural Development in Chongqing: The ‘Every Peasant...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2012) 39 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2012
...), The End of the Revolution (2009), and The Politics of Imagining Asia (2011). Wen Tiejun is dean of the School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, and executive dean of the Institute of Advanced Studies for Sustainability, Renmin University of China, Beijing. He is deputy secretary...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2019) 46 (2): 139–162.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the Lap of Tigers: The Communist Labor University of Jiangxi Province . Lanham, MD : Rowman and Littlefield . Fraser John . 1981 . The Chinese: Portrait of a People . New York : Summit Books . Gao Mobo . 1999 . Gao Village: A Portrait of Rural Life in Modern China . Honolulu...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2005) 32 (1): 131–189.
Published: 01 February 2005
... in a kind of education for the largest sector of the future electorate in the global South—the children of the rural poor—that would go beyond literacy and numeracy and find a home in an expanded definition of a ‘‘Humanities to come llll Education in the Humanities attempts to be...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2019) 46 (2): 199–207.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Rozelle Scott Pray Carl . 2005 . “ Insect-Resistant GM Rice in Farmers’ Fields: Assessing Productivity and Health Effects in China .” Science n.s. , 308 , no. 5722 ( April 29 ): 688 – 90 . Nanfang Nongcun Bao [Southern Rural Daily] . 2013 . “Nongzi qudao bantu jiang ying...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2008) 35 (2): 107–124.
Published: 01 May 2008
... regime reverses its predecessor’s policy in prioritiz- Shaobo Xie and Fengzhen Wang / Chinese Education  109 ing the city over the country in designing and implementing its economic reform, largely leaving the rural population to survive or perish on its own. Consequently there...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2007) 34 (1): 115–133.
Published: 01 February 2007
... minority angles of vision, socially occluded perspectives and local voices, undeveloped characters, urban or rural hinterlands, drifting visual modes, narrative digressions, low-tech inscriptions of minor and mar- ginal communities, and a more fully dialectal warping of voice and angle of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2011
... in the fabric of its social life at all levels, for example, demands an understanding of the internal mechanisms that have pro- duced, nurtured, and sustained it. Widening and deepening chasms in Chi- nese society, such as inequalities between urban and rural communities1 1. During the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2018) 45 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Frenchmen: The Modernization of Rural France, 1870–1914 . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . Weiner Lois . 2010 . “ Liu Xiaobo and the Nobel Peace Prize—Debate within China .” New Politics , December 12 . http://newpol.org/content/liu-xiaobo-and-nobel-peace-prize-debate-within...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 207–241.
Published: 01 February 2004
... European terms, and Belfast was then the world’s fifth largest industrial city. Nevertheless, on the island as a whole, the economy and workforce were still overwhelmingly rural, artisanal, and preindustrial. For many, a direct link can be traced between this retarded industrial and technological...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2006) 33 (1): 99–122.
Published: 01 February 2006
... underdeveloped infrastructure, a population of about 1000 million (more than four-fifths of whom live in rural areas), and a low per capita income. In spite of these difficulties China has man- aged to establish a three-level network that is a realistic and practi- cal example of the...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 271–272.
Published: 01 February 2004
... Michael J. Smurfit Director of the University of Notre Dame’s Keough Centre in Dublin. Among his books are The Tree of Liberty (1996), Atlas of the Irish Rural Landscape (1997), and 1798: A Bicentenary Perspective (2003). Clair Wills is reader in modern poetry at Queen Mary, University of London. She...