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The Making of Urban Revolution in China

The Ccp-Gmd Struggle for Beiping-Tianjin, 1945-1949 (Studies on Contemporary China)

by Joseph K. S. Yick

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Published by M.E. Sharpe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Marxism & Communism,
  • Military - General,
  • Civil war, 1945-1949,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • China,
  • Political History,
  • Asia - China,
  • Beijing (China),
  • History,
  • Tianjin (China)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8642981M
    ISBN 101563246066
    ISBN 109781563246067

      The Industrial Revolution, which took place from the 18th to 19th centuries, was a period during which predominantly agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban. By “urban revolution,” Lefebvre sought to connote a far more profound change in social organization than that sym-bolized by the momentary urban revolts of the s, much as these were symptomatic of this larger picture. “Urban revolution” identifi es a long historical shift, from an agri-.

    Indonesia. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book . Originally published in , The Urban Revolution marked Henri Lefebvre’s first sustained critique of urban society and is widely considered a foundational book in contemporary thinking about the city. This first English edition, deftly translated by Robert Bononno, makes available to a broad audience Lefebvre’s sophisticated insights into the urban dimensions of modern life.

    China's industrial revolution, which started 35 years ago, is perhaps one of the most important economic and geopolitical phenomena since the original Industrial Revolution years ago. The reason is simple: Less than 10 percent of the world's population is fully industrialized; if China can successfully finish its industrialization, an.   In the West, environmental urbanism has tended to act as a constraint on development, but how should we view the recent emergence of the Chinese ‘eco .


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Joseph Yick's Making Urban Revolution in China: The CCP-GMD Struggle for Beiping-Tianjin,based partly on the rich new sources available in the PRC sincerethinks the traditional interpretations of the Chinese Communist Party's victory in and makes a major contribution to the historiography of this period.

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The ensuing Civil War, at the. Prior to making the move over to China, Williams was an editor of the Architects’ Journal and authored a series of books for the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).

He is currently working a new book, “China’s Urban Revolution: Understanding Chinese Eco-Cities“, which is due out this October. Originally published inThe Urban Revolution marked Henri Lefebvre’s first sustained critique of urban society, a work in which he pioneered the use of semiotic, structuralist, and poststructuralist methodologies in analyzing the development of the urban environment.

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Urban revolution, in anthropology and archaeology, the processes by which agricultural village societies developed into socially, economically, and politically complex urban term urban revolution was introduced by the archaeologist V.

Gordon Childe. Childe identified 10 formal criteria that, according to his system, indicate the development of urban civilization: increased.

“The degeneration of the revolution in Russia does not pass from the revolution for communism to the revolution for a developed kind of capitalism, but to a pure capitalist revo­lution.

It runs in parallel with world-wide capitalist domination which, by successive steps, eliminates old. Making urban revolution in China: the CCP-GMD struggle for Beiping-Tianjin, Oxfordshire, [England] ; New York, New York: Routledge,© xxv, pages.

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An attempt to rethink the traditional interpretation of the victory of Mao Zedong's Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in The focus is on the activities of the student-intellectual-based communist underground, which played a crucial s on Contemporary China (M.E.

Sharpe Paperback): Making Urban Revolution in China: The CCP-GMD Struggle for Beiping-Tianjin, The CCP. THE URBAN REVOLUTION by V. GORDON CHILDE Director of the Institute of Archaeology, the University of London concept of * city ' is notoriously hard to define.

The aim of the present essay is to present the city historically - or rather prehistorically - as the resultant and symbol of a * revolution ' that initiated a new economic. Brand new skyscrapers and shopping malls, but silent streets and empty apartments. China’s so-called ‘ghost cities’ are a hot topic in the media nowadays.

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State workers in China have until recently enjoyed the 'iron rice bowl' of comprehensive cradle-to-grave benefits and lifetime employment. This central institution in Chinese politics emerged over the course of various crises that swept through China's industrial sector prior to and after revolution in Frazier explores critical phases in the expansion of the Chinese state during the.

In anthropology and archaeology, the Urban Revolution is the process by which small, kin-based, nonliterate agricultural villages were transformed into large, socially complex, urban societies. The term "urban revolution" was introduced in the s by V.

Gordon Childe, an Australian also coined the term Neolithic Revolution to describe the earlier process by which hunter. Technology has changed the world in many ways, but perhaps no period introduced more changes than the Second Industrial Revolution. From the late 19th to early 20th centuries, cities grew.The Cultural Revolution, formally the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, was a sociopolitical movement in the People's Republic of China from until Launched by Mao Zedong, the Chairman of the Communist Party of China (CPC), its stated goal was to preserve Chinese Communism by purging remnants of capitalist and traditional elements from Chinese society, and to re-impose Mao Chinese: 文化大革命.