An Alternative Perspective on the Household Registration in China

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dc.contributor.author Feng, Chongyi en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2014-04-03T01:26:14Z
dc.date.available 2014-04-03T01:26:14Z
dc.date.issued 2012 en_US
dc.identifier 2012002068 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Feng, Chongyi 2012, 'An Alternative Perspective on the Household Registration in China', International East-West Studies, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 133-146. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 978-7-5108-1607-9 en_US
dc.identifier.other C1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/23370
dc.description.abstract This paper aims to shed new light on the current debate about the household registration system in China. The paper argues that it is inadequate to assess the household registration system merely from the perspective of policy outcome. Instead, fundamental questions should be asked about the fundamental values underpinning this mechanism which condemns the overwhelming majority of Chinese rural population to the misery of secondclass citizens in name of the ?people? for several decades. As a major institutional arrangement of ?socialism with Chinese characteristics?, the household registration system fits well with Leninist state socialism monopolising social resources and controlling social mobility for the privilege of the party-state, but violates human rights, equality, social justice and other fundamental values of social democracy. en_US
dc.language Chinese, nec en_US
dc.publisher Jiuzhou Press en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon NA en_US
dc.title An Alternative Perspective on the Household Registration in China en_US
dc.parent International East-West Studies en_US
dc.journal.volume 1 en_US
dc.journal.number 1 en_US
dc.publocation Beijing en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 133 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 146 en_US
dc.cauo.name FASS.Social and Political Change Group en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
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dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Cultural Studies en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
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dc.description.keywords NA en_US
dc.staffid 950549 en_US


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