Land and labor in China.

With an introd. by Barrington Moore, Jr.
  • 207 Pages
  • 2.36 MB
  • English
Beacon Press , Boston
China -- Economic conditions -- 1912-1949, Peasantry --
SeriesBeacon paperbacks, BP235
LC ClassificationsHC427.8 T36 1966
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17979378M

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Moreover, the workforce was educated enough to absorb modern technology. ByChina had a literacy rate of 78%. Against the Law opens with two kinds of spontaneous labor protests in China: thousands of workers marching through the streets of Liaoyang, an old industrial town in China's northeastern province of Liaoning, to demand payment of back wages, pensions, and unemployment allowances owed them for months; and an orderly delegation of migrant workers Cited by: Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right is a book by sociologist Arlie Russell book sets out to explain the worldview of supporters of the Tea Party Movement in Louisiana.

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Corresponding author: [email protected] Ben Scully is a lecturer in the Department of Sociology at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. His research focuses on labor, social welfare and Cited by: 7. Land is a passive factor whereas labour is an active factor of production.

Actually, it is labour which in cooperation with land makes production possible. Land and labour are also known as primary factors of production as their supplies are determined more or less outside the economic system itself.

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All man-made goods which are used for. China Labour Statistical Yearbook is an annual statistics publication, which is comprehensively reported the labour economic situation for and some main indicators series for historically years at nation and provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities levels and parts of cities.

The book is organized into 14 parts, which areGeneral Survey. In both China and North Vietnam, land reform programs designed to break the power of traditional village elite, recruit new village leaders from among the peasants, and distribute wealth (especially land) from the elite to the poor, were very important parts of the Communist revolution.

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