Marginalization in Urban China

Comparative Perspectives

  • Editors
  • Fulong Wu
  • Chris Webster

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction: China’s Urban Marginalization in Comparative Perspectives

    1. Fulong Wu, Chris Webster
      Pages 1-13
  3. Concept and Comparative Perspectives of Marginalization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Chris Hamnett
      Pages 17-28
  4. Property Rights and Marginalization in China

  5. Rural—Urban Migration and Marginalization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Ya Ping Wang, Yanglin Wang, Jiansheng Wu
      Pages 153-176
  6. Deprivation and Segregation

  7. State Action

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 307-313

About this book


This book covers social inequalities in Chinese cities and provides comparative perspectives on inequality and social polarization, neoliberalization and the poor, the change of property rights, rural to urban migration and migrants' enclaves, deprivation and residential segregation, state social security and reemployment training programs.


city employment migration neoliberalism participation

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