“Great Leap Forward”-style Rush to Urbanize Puts Environment in the Spotlight
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Rapid urbanization has emerged as one of the driving forces of China's economic and social development since the 1980s. This has translated into graver and graver environmental problems: in only twenty years, Chinese cities have racked up environmental problems on a scale that indus…

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Zhou, Weifeng, ““Great Leap Forward”-style Rush to Urbanize Puts Environment in the Spotlight”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 29 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004156364_019>



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