China's Internal and International Migration.

One consequence of China's economic growth has been a massive increase in migration, both internal and external. Within China millions of rural workers have migrated to the cities. Outside China, many Chinese have migrated to other parts of the world, their remittances home often having a signi...

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Main Author: Peilin, Li
Other Authors: Roulleau-Berger, Laurence
Format: eBook
Published: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Series:China policy series.
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1: Inequality and Migration. The Work Situation and Social Attitudes of Migrant Workers in China under the Crisis / LI Peilin and LI Wei ; Institutional and Non-Institutional Paths: Migrants and Non-Migrants' Different Processes of Socioeconomic Status Attainment in China / LI Chunling ; The Impact of Remittances on Rural Poverty Reduction and Rural Household Living Expenditures / Meiyan WANG.
  • Part 2: Social Exclusion and Integration. The Impact of the Urban Old-age Insurance System on the Livelihoods of Rural Migrant Workers / ZHU Ling ; Temporary Labor Migration in Three Cities of the Tibet Autonomous Region / Tanzen Lhundup and MA Rong ; Life Satisfaction of the Children of Migrant Workers in Chinese Cities / Eric FONG and LI Chunling.
  • Part 3: International Migrants in China and Social Capital. The Social Relations and Interactions of Black African Migrants in China's Guangzhou Province / XU Tao ; The Making of a New Transnational Urban Space: The Guangzhou African Enclave / LI Zhigang, Laurence J.C. MA, and Desheng XUE ; Coping with Internationalization of Higher Education in China: the Case of Beida / Jean Charles Lagree ; African Migrations, Work, and New Entrepreneurs: The Construction of African Trading-Posts in Asia / Sylvie Bredeloup.
  • Part 4: Chinese Migrants outside China and Transnational Spaces. Chinese and Brazilian Entrepreneurs in the Portuguese Labour Market: Common Entrepreneurial Strategies? / Pedro Góis, Catarina Reis Oliveira, José Marques ; Mapping the New Migrants between China and Africa: Theoretical and Methodological Challenges / LIU Haifang ; New Migrants in Europe: The Chinese in Italy in Comparative Perspective / Enzo Mingione ; Migration, Plural Economies, and New Stratifications in Europe and China / Laurence Roulleau-Berger.