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China's Environmental Challenges

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ISBN-10: 0745698646

ISBN-13: 9780745698649

Edition: 2nd 2016

Authors: Judith Shapiro

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China’s huge environmental challenges are significant for us all. They affect not only the health and well–being of China but the very future of the planet. In the second edition of this acclaimed, trailblazing book, noted China specialist and environmentalist Judith Shapiro investigates China’s struggle to achieve sustainable development against a backdrop of acute rural poverty and soaring middle class consumption. Using five core analytical concepts to explore the complexities of this struggle – the implications of globalization, the challenges of governance; contested national identity, the evolution of civil society, and problems of environmental justice and displacement of…    
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Book details

List price: $33.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 12/8/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.748

Yolanda Murphy, previously on the faculty of Empire State College (SUNY), is retired.Robert F. Murphy was professor of anthropology at Columbia University. He was the author of many books and articles, including Headhunter's Heritage: Social and Economic Change Among the Munduruc� Indiansand The Body Silent: The Different World of the Disabled,for which he won a Columbia University Lionel Trilling Award.R. Brian Ferguson, editor of the foreword, is professor of anthropology at Rutgers University -- Newark. His books include The State, Identity, and Violenceand Yanomami Warfare: A Political History.