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Urbanizing China in War and Peace: The Case of Wuxi County

Toby Lincoln

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824841003
eISBN:
9780824868017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824841003.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This book describes how China began its transformation into the world’s largest urban society. It focuses on the urbanization of Wuxi, one hundred miles to the west of Shanghai. In the first three ... More


Abolish the County to Establish the City (Fei xian wei shi)

Toby Lincoln

in Urbanizing China in War and Peace: The Case of Wuxi County

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824841003
eISBN:
9780824868017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824841003.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter is the first of two that describe how the Nationalist Government, influenced by the developmental ideas of Sun Yatsen, gained increasing power to shape urbanization. Local officials in ... More


Introduction

Toby Lincoln

in Urbanizing China in War and Peace: The Case of Wuxi County

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824841003
eISBN:
9780824868017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824841003.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The introduction explains the concept of urbanization and describes how the book adds to current scholarship on the history of China. Understanding that urbanization is the orientation of the whole ... More


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