Chapter Six: Environmental Problems in Developing the New Socialist Countryside
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Environmental problems in rural China have become a matter of great concern. These issues have moved up in priority following the central government's development of an ambitious plan for “the construction of a new socialist countryside.”1 This plan, unveiled in early 2006, touches on agricultural, land management, environmental, social, and economic policies.

Problems endemic to rural areas, …

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Wang, Peng, “Chapter Six: Environmental Problems in Developing the New Socialist Countryside”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 27 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004168008_017>



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