6 edition of The Population of modern China found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||edited by Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and David Yaukey.|
|Series||The Plenum series on demographic methods and population analysis|
|Contributions||Poston, Dudley, L., 1940-, Yaukey, David.|
|LC Classifications||HB3654.A3 P67 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 757 p. :|
|Number of Pages||757|
|ISBN 10||0306442353, 0306441381|
|LC Control Number||92015525|
May 05, · The announcement that new megacity Xiongan will be built near Beijing is the latest attempt to take pressure off China’s biggest metropolises. development of modern, market-led . China's giant project in social engineering has drawn worldwide attention, both because of its coercive enforcement of strict birth limits, and because of the striking changes that have occurred in China's population: one of the fastest fertility declines in modern history and a gender gap among infants that is the highest in the world.
Population Studies in China: Privileged Past, Anxious Future. The Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs, 24, July , pp. Reprinted in The Population of Modern China, Dudley L. Poston, Jr. and David Yaukey, eds. New York: Plenum, , pp. The Evolution of the One-Child Policy in Shaanxi, Nov 20, · During the early years of communist rule in China and the People's Republic of China, mass starvation, malnutrition, and disease were common. In addition, there was an idea for a highly planned economy at this time and the rural population was divided into 50, communes, each of which was responsible for farming and running different industries and schools.
May 15, · China’s working age population is expected to reduce to 61% of the total population by , according to the UN.A one-child policy introduced in and rolled out nationwide 2 years later has contributed to falling birth rates, while life expectancy has gone up. The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center.
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Student~ interested in world populations and demography inevitably need to know China. As the most populous country of the world, China occupies a unique position in the world population system. How its population is shaped by the intricate interplays among factors such as its political ideology.
New China's population / Li Muzhen --Population studies in China: privileged past, anxious future / Susan Greenhalgh --Size, growth, and distribution. A brief history of China's population / Judith Banister --Population dynamics and policy in China / Lee-Jay Cho --Distribution of Chinese population / Li Muzhen --International migration.
China has embarked on an ambitious reform program where modernization became the utmost goal of societal mobilization. China could no longer afford to rely on imprecise census or survey information for population-related studies and policy planning, nor to remaining closed to the outside world.
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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Student~ interested in world populations and demography inevitably need to know China.
As the most populous country of the world, China occupies a unique position in the world population system. How its population is shaped by the intricate interplays among factors such as its political ideology and institutions, economic reality, government policies, sociocultural traditions, and ethnic.
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China is home to a fifth of the world's inhabitants. For the last several decades, this huge population has been in flux: fertility has fallen sharplyCited by: 1.
China's giant project in social engineering has drawn worldwide attention, both because of its coercive enforcement of strict birth limits, and because of the striking changes that have occurred in China's population: one of the fastest fertility declines in modern history and a gender gap among infants that is the highest in the sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com by: Jul 18, · With a population estimated at billion people as ofChina clearly ranks as the world's most populous country.
With the world's population approximately billion, China represents 20% of the people on Earth. Policies the government has implemented over the years may well result in China losing that top ranking in the near future. The demographics of China demonstrate a large population with a relatively small youth component, partially a result of China's one-child sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com's population reached 1 billion in As of NovemberChina's population stands at billion, the largest of any country in the sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.coming to the census, % of the population was Han Chinese, and % were minorities.
The Population of Modern China by Dudley L. Poston,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. China (Chinese: 中国; pinyin: Zhōngguó), officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia and is the world's most populous country, with a population of around billion in Covering approximately 9, square kilometers (3, sq mi), it Calling code: + It is the to-go book on China’s modern history that is recommended to every student when first getting into the modern history of China.
Schoppa has a very clear and no-nonsense approach to Chinese history, explaining the importance of crucial events over the past century and how they came to.
Books shelved as modern-china: The Rise of Modern China by Immanuel C.Y. Hsu, Origins of the Modern Chinese State by Philip Kuhn, Wild Swans: Three Daugh. Sep 25, · Global Problems of Population Growth (MCDB ) Families lived together in traditional China and sons remained on the land; division of family land led to.
A good overview (or introduction) on modern China's history, social, economics and cultures. Of course, it's not an easy task to write about a country as big as china, with years of history. This book will give you a big picture on China struggling with modernity, although there's only so much lost in /5.
Table 1, which traces China’s population over the last two millennia, is based on these census and registration counts, adjusted when necessary .
A striking feature of China’s demographic history is that the population apparently fluctuated between 37 and 60 million for a Cited by: 5. China is the planet’s most populous country and second largest by land mass.
Its civilization is one of the world’s oldest, and it has maintained an advanced economy for two millennia. China is aging at a rate that few countries have matched historically.
While it will take China 20 years for the proportion of the elderly population to double from 10 to 20 percent (), this process took 23 years in Japan (), 61 years in Germany (), and 64 years in sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com is the oldest country in the world, and has aged more quickly than most other nations.
China's population grew rapidly from to due to high birth rates and low death rates, according to Asia for Educators from Columbia University. The Chinese census put the population at billion, as reported by the New York Times.
There are two reasons for China's high birth rates and low death rates from to. China Facts which should give you a brief introduction to this fascinating country. Whether you are researching a bit about China for a school project or just want to learn more about the land and its people, these pages will get you started.Mar 22, · Fifty years after the publication of his controversial book The Population Bomb, biologist Paul Ehrlich warns overpopulation and overconsumption are driving us over the edge make modern.This book will be essential reading for researchers and students of China and social demography, as well as non-specialists interested in the changing nature of China s population.
Reviews “Nancy Riley has written one of the most informative, insightful, and engaging books on China’s population that I .