Handbook of Welfare in China
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Handbook of Welfare in China

Edited by Beatriz Carrillo, Johanna Hood and Paul Kadetz

The Handbook is a timely compilation dedicated to exploring a rare diversity of perspectives and content on the development, successes, reforms and challenges within China’s contemporary welfare system. It showcases an extensive introduction and 20 original chapters by leading and emerging area specialists who explore a century of welfare provision from the Nationalist era, up to and concentrating on economic reform and marketisation (1978 to the present). Organised around five key concerns (social security and welfare; emerging issues and actors; gaps; future challenges) chapters draw on original case-based research from diverse disciplines and perspectives, engage existing literature and further key debates.
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Glossary of Chinese terms

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Glossary of Chinese terms Agricultural Producers’ Cooperatives (nongye shengchan hezuoshe 农业生产合作社) All-round moderately prosperous society (quanmian fanrong shehui 全面繁荣社会) Barefoot doctors (chijiao yisheng 赤脚医生) Benevolent government (renzheng 仁政)...

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