China’s Economic Growth

The Impact on Regions, Migration and the Environment

  • Terry Cannon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction — The Economic Reforms, Demographic Processes and Environmental Problems

  3. Demographic Processes and the Economic Reforms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Mahmoud Messkoub, Delia Davin
      Pages 56-90
  4. Economic Growth and Environmental Problems

  5. Erosion Problems and Policies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 249-249
    2. Mike Fullen, David J. Mitchell, Andrew P. Barton, Trevor J. Hocking, Liu Liguang, Wu Bo Zhi et al.
      Pages 279-292
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 309-315

About this book


Economic reforms in China began in 1979 and initiated some of the most fundamental changes ever to occur in any country. While allowing some of the most astonishing economic growth the world has seen, they have also induced some of the most profound social and environmental shifts.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Terry Cannon
    • 1
  1. 1.University of GreenwichUK

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