2 edition of Society and change found in the catalog.
Society and change
Harry H. Hiller
|Statement||Harry H. Hiller.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 207 p. :|
|Number of Pages||207|
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This book introduces readers to key sociological perspectives, themes and debates about Chinese society and social change. It considers China's imperial past and the Maoist era. Includes case studies, discussion questions Society and change book full-colour maps and photographs/5(10).
Articles in Society & Change. Livelihood Status of Tribal Women through Entrepreneurship Development: Evidence From Sylhet Region of Bangladesh. Romaza Khanum, M.S.A.
Mahadi, M.S. Islam. Abstract Full Text. 31 6. Water Scarcity and Conflict in Bangladesh: An Analysis of the Literature. Society and Change, Volume Contributor: Association for the Study of Society and Social Change (Calcutta, India) Publisher: Mihir Purkayastha for the ASSSC, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.
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Reviews. Reviews of the second editon: 'This first rate collection will be indispensable reading for Scholars of Chinese society. Each of the book's uniformly excellent well-written and substantive chapters open by providing enough historical background onits specific topic to make it comprehensible enough to advanced undergraduates as well as the general informed reader.'.
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