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Urban Studies in Contemporary China

Course Description: 

Urban development in developing countries with a focus on urban issues in contemporary China urban issues in the contemporary China. Urbanization in the global context, which serves the context for further study of urban China. Trend and the uniqueness of urbanization in China since 1949., looking at issues such as the socialist ideology and institutions, the Household Registration (hukou) system, rural to urban migration and globalization will be studied. Urban transformation, with particular focus on urban restructuring, urban land and housing reform, urban infrastructure, and urban sustainability. Urban planning, urban management and governance in China.

Subject: 
OSPBEIJ
Subject (Full): 
Overseas Studies in Beijing
Academic Year: 
2014-2015
Geography: 
China