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The concrete dragon : China's urban revolution and what it means for the world / Thomas J. Campanella

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Author:
Campanella, Thomas J  Search this
Physical description:
334 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
2008
C2008
Contents:
Introduction: The urbanism of ambition -- Thunder from the south -- Reclaiming Shanghai -- The politics of the past -- Capital improvements -- City of chai -- The country and the city -- Suburbanization and the mechanics of sprawl -- Driving the capitalist road -- Theme parks and the landscape of consumption -- Epilogue: China reinvents the city
Topic:
Urbanization  Search this
Cities and towns  Search this
Cities and towns--Growth  Search this
Rural-urban migration  Search this
Architecture and society  Search this
Social change  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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