A radical new appraisal of the role of the peasant in post-socialist China, putting recent debates into historical perspective.
The Peasant in Postsocialist China: History, Politics,...
|Indice e argomenti trattati|
|Introduction Peasants, history, and politics||1|| |
|1 The peasantry and social stagnation: the roots of the reform-era liberal narrative||13|| |
|2 From peasant to citizen: liberal narratives on peasant dependency||47|| |
|3 Capitalism and the peasant: new-left narratives||70|| |
|4 "Deconstructing modernization": Wen Tiejun and "sannong wenti"||92|| |
|5 Into the soil: ethnographies of social disintegration||128|| |
|6 New rural reconstruction and the attempt to organize the peasantry||154|| |