The Struggle for Sustainability in Rural China: Environmental Values and Civil Society

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Though China's economy is projected to become the world's largest within the next twenty years, industrial pollution threatens both the health of the country's citizens and the natural resources on which their economy depends. Capturing the consequences of this reality, Bryan Tilt conducts an in-depth, ethnographic study of Futian Township, a rural community reeling from pollution. The industrial township is located in the populous southwestern province of Sichuan. Three local factories-a zinc smelter, a coking plant, and ...

The Struggle for Sustainability in Rural China: Environmental Values and Civil Society 2010, Columbia University Press

ISBN-13: 9780231520805

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