”Understanding China’s urbanization from the perspective of the real estate industry “

October 20, 2014
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”Understanding China’s urbanization from the perspective of the real estate industry “

Annual meeting of the Association of American Geographers (AAG) 2015, Chicago, April 21-25 Call for papers : Special session "Understanding China’s urbanization from the perspective of the real estate industry", sponsored by the China specialty group


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Development and evaluation of a food environment survey in three urban environments of Kunming

October 19, 2014
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Development and evaluation of a food environment survey in three urban environments of Kunming

273 food establishments (163 restaurants and 110 stores) were surveyed.


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Review of Religion and Chinese Society

October 18, 2014
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Review of Religion and Chinese Society

Edited by Brill. Volume 1, Issue 1, 2014 : Free sample review.


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Urban Planning Goes Rural

October 17, 2014
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Urban Planning Goes Rural: Conceptualising the “New Village". Paper written by David Bray (Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the Department of Sociology and Social Policy of the University of Sydney), China Perspectives, 2013/3, p. 53-62.


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Theorising Chinese urbanisation: A multi-layered perspective

October 16, 2014
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Urbanisation in China and its rapid increase in recent decades as a result of industrialisation and globalisation are often conceived as a simplified process.


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UrbaChina Newsletter 2014-41 (October)

October 15, 2014
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UrbaChina Newsletter 2014-41 (October)

The UrbaChina Newsletter 2014-41 (October) is now published.


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Remaking China’s great cities

October 11, 2014
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This book focuses on the urban transformations of these three cities: Beijing is the nation’s political and cultural capital; Shanghai is the economic and financial powerhouse; and Guangzhou is the capital of Guangdong Province and the regional center of south China.


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Neglect of a neighbourhood: oral accounts of life in ‘old Beijing’ since the eve of the People’s Republic

October 10, 2014
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Paper written by Harriet Evans (Contemporary China Centre, University of Westminster). Urban History.


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Space modernization and social interaction

October 9, 2014
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Space modernization and social interaction

A study in urban anthropology, by Yang Qingqing (Minzu University of China, Beijing), about the Beijing hutongs and how space is perceived and experienced by the dwellers.


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Urban Futures-Squaring Circles: Europe, China and the World in 2050

October 8, 2014
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Urban Futures-Squaring Circles: Europe, China and the World in 2050

An UrbaChina event to be held on Lisbon  on 10 and 11 October 2014.


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UrbaChina Newsletter 2014-40 (October)

October 8, 2014
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UrbaChina Newsletter 2014-40 (October)

The UrbaChina Newsletter 2014-40 (October) is now published.


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Koshizawa Akira interviewed on the Japanese and Chinese urbanisation processes

October 8, 2014
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Akira Koshizawa is Professor at the Graduate School of Hokkaido University in Japan.


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Shanghai, the Star of China’s movie industry

October 6, 2014
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Shanghai, the Star of China’s movie industry

Huang X. (2014). Shanghai Filmmaking: Crossing Borders, Connecting to the Globe, 1922-1938. Leiden : Brill.


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Call for Papers: The Social and Cultural Impact of Migration in China

October 5, 2014
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Call for papers for the 2015 AAG Annual Meeting on the topic of migration in China.


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Food safety in China. A comprehensive review

October 5, 2014
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Food safety in China. A comprehensive review

This book provides a comprehensive review of the efforts put forth by China to prevent food safety concerns, including the abuse of food additives.


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