China's Spatial (Dis)integration

China's Spatial (Dis)integration
  • Author : Rongxing Guo
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 15 July 2015
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This book is intended to provide the narratives and analytics of China’s spatial (dis)integration. Indeed, the Chinese nation is far too large and spatially complicated and diversified to be misinterpreted. The only feasible approach to analyzing it is, therefore, to divide it into smaller geographical elements through which one can have a better insight into the spatial mechanisms and regional characteristics. Provides a combination of narratives and analytical narratives Includes annexes which evaluate provincial and interprovincial panel data

China’s Regional Development and Tibet

China’s Regional Development and Tibet
  • Author : Rongxing Guo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 16 October 2015
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This book pursues both narrative and analytic approaches to better understand China’s spatial economic development and its implications for Tibet. Accordingly, this book focuses on Tibet – an autonomous region in the far west of China – as the subject of an in-depth case study, highlighting its unique geopolitical and socioeconomic features and external and boundary conditions. China’s great diversity in terms of physical geography, resource endowment, political economy, and ethnicity and religion has posed challenges to the studies of

China's Spatial Economic Development

China's Spatial Economic Development
  • Author : Andrew M. Marton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 December 2013
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The spatial patterns of China's rapid economic transformation fundamentally challenge conventional geographies of urban and regional development. This book provides a theoretically informed case study of the local character of regional change in China's lower Yangzi Delta, as well as a new analytical framework for understanding China's unique form of economic modernization.

China Ethnic Statistical Yearbook 2020

China Ethnic Statistical Yearbook 2020
  • Author : Rongxing Guo
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 10 September 2020
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This fully updated edition of the China Ethnic Statistic Yearbook, comprised of entirely original research, presents data on the socioeconomic situation of China’s 56 ethnic groups. Although the majority of China’s population is of the Han nationality (which accounts for more than 90% of China’s population), the non-Han ethnic groups have a population of more than 100 million. China has officially identified, except for other unknown ethnic groups and foreigners with Chinese citizenship, 55 ethnic minorities. In addition, ethnic minorities vary

Regions in Question (Routledge Revivals)

Regions in Question (Routledge Revivals)
  • Author : Charles Gore
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 December 2013
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Originally published in1984. Regional development planning has grown rapidly in recent years, as both an academic specialism and a focus of policy and practice. Books and articles on the subject have proliferated, and all across the Third World governments have become commited to it, setting up large new departments and even ministries. Charles Gore argues that this growing popularity of regional planning in developing countries is profoundly paradoxical.

The Chinese City in Space and Time

The Chinese City in Space and Time
  • Author : Yinong Xu
  • Publisher : University of Hawaii Press
  • Release : 01 January 2000
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Drawing on a wealth of primary materials detailing the city's history, customs, and urban construction as well as on recent work in Chinese history, culture, and religion, Yinong Xu examines characteristics of building and transformation in pre-modern Suzhou, characteristics that, while particular to the city's own historical development, reflect or were determined by factors representative of China's urban history in general.".

Geographical Dynamics and Firm Spatial Strategy in China

Geographical Dynamics and Firm Spatial Strategy in China
  • Author : Shengjun Zhu,John Pickles,Canfei He
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 January 2017
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This book offers the first detailed account of the complex geographical dynamics currently restructuring China’s export-oriented industries. The topics covered are relevant to post-socialist geography, development studies, economics, economic sociology and international studies. It offers academics, international researchers, postgraduate and advanced undergraduate students in these fields an accessible, grounded, yet theoretically sophisticated account of the geographies of global production networks, value chains, and regional development in developing countries and emerging economies. It is of particular interest to economic geographers

Space, Politics, and Cultural Representation in Modern China

Space, Politics, and Cultural Representation in Modern China
  • Author : Enhua Zhang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 December 2016
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Regarding revolution as a spatial practice, this book explores modes of spatial construction in modern China through a panoramic overview of major Chinese revolutionary events and nuanced analysis of cultural representations. Examining the relationship between revolution, space, and culture in modern China the author takes five spatially significant revolutionary events as case studies - the territorial dispute between Russia and the Qing dynasty in 1892, the Land Reform in the 1920s, the Long March (1934-36), the mainland-Taiwan split in 1949, and the

Producer Services in China

Producer Services in China
  • Author : Anthony G.O. Yeh,Fiona F. Yang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 February 2013
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In the past three decades, China has experienced an unprecedented pace of economic and urban development. It’s economy is now transforming from one based on manufacturing industries towards the producer services, with the importance of these services in the national and regional economy being recognized by economists and policy makers alike. With growing demand and policy support, producer services are expected to expand rapidly, leading to a new wave of economic and urban development in China. This groundbreaking volume

National Space Law in China

National Space Law in China
  • Author : Yun Zhao
  • Publisher : Hotei Publishing
  • Release : 23 January 2015
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In National Space Law in China, Yun Zhao examines space laws, regulations and policies in China. As the first English monograph on national space legislation in China, this book shall contribute to the understanding of China’s space law regime.

Weaponisation of Space: An Inevitable Reality and Plausible Fallout

Weaponisation of Space: An Inevitable Reality and Plausible Fallout
  • Author : Group Captain PA Patil
  • Publisher : KW Publishers Pvt Ltd
  • Release : 15 January 2017
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Militarily, use of spacebased assets, when integrated with operations, assumes importance as one of the many force multipliers. As on date, outer space is being extensively used by the armed forces for varied services which include navigation, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, environmental monitoring and advance warning. The command and control in today’s netcentric environment also depends on space resources. Thus, the use of outer space with spacebased assets in support of military operations leads to the deduction that space as

China's Third Revolution

China's Third Revolution
  • Author : Ian G.. Cook,Ian G. Cook,Geoffrey Murray
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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Presents an in-depth picture of China today in social, economic and political terms, examining the record of 50 years of Communist rule, its successes and failures.

The New Space Race: China vs. USA

The New Space Race: China vs. USA
  • Author : Erik Seedhouse
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 April 2010
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The world’s most populous nation views space as an asset, not only from a technological and commercial perspective but also from a political one. The repercussions of this ideology already extend far beyond Washington. China vs. the United States explores future Chinese aspirations in space and the implications of a looming space race. Dr. Seedhouse provides background information on the fifteen-year history of the China National Space Administration and its long list of accomplishments. Sino-U.S. technological and commercial