Chinese Rural Development: The Great Transformation
The Great Transformation
This text examines the Pacific War, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, from the perspective of those who fought the wars and lived through them. The relationship between history and memory informs the book, and each war is relocated in the historical and cultural experiences of Asian countries.
Table of Contents
Introduction, historical background, and current issues / William L. Parish - State intervention and peasant opportunities / Nicholas R. Lardy -- Poverty progress in the Huang and Huai River basins / Thomas B. Wiens -- Price sisso and commune administration in post-Mao China /Steven B. Butler -- Remunerati ideology, and personal interests in a Chinese village, 1960-1980 / Jonathan Unger -- Peasants, ideology, and new incentive systems, Jiangsu Province, 1978-1981 / David Zweig -- Peasant household individualism / Victor Nee -- Income inequality and the state / Mark Selden -- Balance and cleavage in urban-rural relations / Marc Blecher -- Taitou revisited, state policies and social change / Norma Diamond.