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Frontiers of Globalization

The New Middle Class in China

Consumption, Politics and the Market Economy

Authors: Tsang, E.

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About this book

Based on interviews with entrepreneurs, professionals and regional party cadres' from a range of age groups, this book argues that Western class categories do not directly apply to China and that the Chinese new middle class is distinguished more by socio-cultural than by economic factors.

About the authors

Eileen Yuk-Ha Tsang  is Assistant Professor of Sociology at the Department of Applied Social Studies, City University of Hong Kong

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction: China Engages a Middle-Class Society in the 21st Century?

    Tsang, Eileen Yuk-Ha

    Pages 1-17

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  • (Re) Framing Class Theories: Class Analysis in Post-Reform China

    Tsang, Eileen Yuk-Ha

    Pages 18-54

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  • Class Boundaries of the Old Generation of the Chinese New Middle Class

    Tsang, Eileen Yuk-Ha

    Pages 55-84

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  • Generational Effects in the Chinese New Middle Class

    Tsang, Eileen Yuk-Ha

    Pages 85-118

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  • Guanxi Networks and the Chinese New Middle Class

    Tsang, Eileen Yuk-Ha

    Pages 119-152

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eBook 72,99 €
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Hardcover 90,47 €
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Softcover 83,19 €
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  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The New Middle Class in China
Book Subtitle
Consumption, Politics and the Market Economy
Authors
Series Title
Frontiers of Globalization
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-29744-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137297440
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-35444-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34645-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 225
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