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This book provides a systematic analysis that defines and accounts for the contours and operation of China's welfare system. It is underpinned by recent empirical research and strong comparative theory, and will be welcomed as a significant advance in furthering our understanding of social welfare in China.
Tables and Figures
Chinese socialism and social welfare
The culture of welfare -the pre-revolutionary legacy
Social welfare in the first three decades
The new welfare challenge
Welfare for veterans and peasants
Urban Welfare and mutual aid
The role of the state
Utilitarian Chinese familism
The collective canopy
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ISBN: 9780415133128 ISBN-10: 0415133122 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 262 Published: 29th January 1998 Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 23.72 x 16.15
Weight (kg): 0.54
Edition Number: 1