Chinese land reform in retrospect

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Centre of Asian Studies, University of Hong Kong , [Hong Kong]
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StatementJohn Wong.
SeriesCentre of Asian Studies occasional papers and monographs ;, no. 13
LC ClassificationsHD1333.C6 W66 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3062560M
LC Control Number82158683

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Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Land reform. problem is particularly acute in land use reform in China. This paper argues that the so-called rural land problem is the consequence of China’s partial land use reform.

In ] e d d, the Chinese government chose to conduct land use reform sequentially: first urban and then by: 1. The importance of land assets to local states was raised, especially after the tax-sharing reform when the central state took away most tax revenues (Wang and Ye, ;Pan et.

The Chinese people were not opposed to land reform, in the proper sense of the words, and in some parts of China the reform was long overdue. But the Communist version of land reform is a stratagem for promoting revolution--a struggle, a systematic and fierce struggle, as Liu Shao-chi says.

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Bottlenecked by rural underdevelopment, China’s overall Chinese land reform in retrospect book is bound to be inadequate and unbalanced.

Through a brief retrospect of the reform directed against the “equalitarianism (egalitarianism)” in China’s rural areas, as well as the Chinese Government’s conceptual transformation and systemic construction and improvement thereof, the purpose of this paper is to.

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Yeh, Jiang Xu, and Kaizhi Liu May Human Settlements Group, IIED Population and Development Branch, UNFPA. Series Advisor’s Foreword List of Contributors List of Journals 1 Introduction: the Cultural Value Drivers of the Economic Achievements of China’s Reform and Opening Shao Binhong and He Huaihong 2 The Cost of Systemic Institutions and the Chinese Economy Zhou Qiren 3 Historical Moments and Salient Facts: an Update on China’s Urbanization Cai Fang 4 Land Issues in China’s Urban-Rural.

Land Reform and Collectivization () Distributing land, ca. Long before the Land Reform Law was promulgated on 30 Junethe CCP had been experimenting with measures to return the land to the vast numbers of peasants.

Mao Zedong's land reform campaigns comprise a critical moment in modern Chinese history, and were crucial to the rise of the CCP. In Land Wars, Brian DeMare draws on new archival research to offer an updated and comprehensive history of this attempt to fundamentally transform the countryside.

Across this vast terrain loyal Maoists dispersed, intending to categorize poor farmers into prescribed. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Other articles where Agrarian Reform Law is discussed: China: Reconstruction and consolidation, – Under the Agrarian Reform Law ofthe property of rural landlords was confiscated and redistributed, which fulfilled a promise to the peasants and smashed a class identified as feudal or semifeudal.

The property of traitors, “bureaucrat capitalists” (especially the “four big. [From Chapter I] The significance of the Chinese land reform consists in the elimination of the landlord-gentry class and redistribution of land among the peasantry.

It is, therefore, necessary to evaluate the following matters, before discussing land reform itself. Since Confucianism has dominated the Chinese minds for about two thousand years, it will be useful to examine its impact on. An extremely skewed regime of land rights was one of the major problems faced by India on the morrow of independence.

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Land Policies for Equity and Growth is perhaps the first book of its kind on land issues, including land reforms, in one of India’s most populous states—Uttar Pradesh. In its 18 chapters—authored by scholars who have spent several decades researching land issues in UP—the book sets out land policies to promote agricultural growth with equity in a state that accounts for a very.

Land reform achievements on Taiwan have attracted widespread attention. Countries of Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America have sent representatives to make on-the-spot inspections or have requested cooperation and the dispatch of Chinese personnel to help them solve their land.

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40 years of Chinese economic reform and development The structure of and changes to China’s land system. Shouying Liu New urbanisation in China. impact of land reform on China's economy, John Wong's book is almost an encyclopedia on land reform, drawing on most available Chinese documents and surveys.

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It adds a bit even to the careful collections of documents and analyses by Chao Kuo-chun (, ). Wong brings to these data two major economic themes: that China's land reform. This paper examines the Chinese Communist land reform, – This redistribution of land was accomplished using feminist mobilization techniques.

The use of such techniques was a shift from Second World War mobilization which emphasized peasant qua peasant concerns. During the land reform period women's concerns were aired: maltreatment.

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The book describes eight phases of mass mobilizing and five phases of land reform launched in 3, communes with a total population of 10 million. It also cites the official Land Reform. Since the s the housing reform has gone through three stages. Prior tothe initial stage of the reform was on a trial basis, with many experiments and pil ot projects in diff erent areas and regions.

Inthe Chinese government introduced a nationwide reform starting the commercialization and privatization of urban. Chinese land reform A world to turn upside down. Of the economic issues facing November’s plenum of the Chinese Communist Party, none looms larger than land reform in. Land reform occurred during the "Ten Years of Spring" (–) under the governments of Juan José Arévalo and Jacobo Arbenz, after a popular revolution forced out dictator Jorge largest part of the reform was the law officially called Decreewhich redistributed all uncultivated land from landholdings that were larger than acres ( ha).

The Chinese scholar Lin Yutang wrote in his book "Between Tears and Laughter," published in London inabout the dangers latent in a. The significance of the Chinese land reforms consists in the elimination of the landlord-gentry class and redistribution of land among the peasantry.

It is, therefore, necessary to evaluate the following matters, before discussing land reform itself. Since Confucianism has dominated the Chinese minds for.

I am interested in the People’s Republic of China’s land reform during the early s; thus my work at the Hoover Institution explored whether these surveys can help us find new answers about land reform at the village level, opening up the possibility of macro .The collectivization of agriculture (nongye jitihua 农业集体化) had a much more severe impact on the life of Chinese, as 80 per cent of the population were still was also a critical issue because most party cadres hailed from the countryside.

Collectivization was difficult because of "feudal traditions" thousands of years old prevailed, and because after the first land reform.As in other societies, access to land is vital for social–cultural sustainability, improved livelihoods and economic development; hence, the sensitivity of the land reform projects initiated by.