Social Science / Sociology / General

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Social Change in Contemporary China

Social Change in Contemporary China

C.K. Yang and the Concept of Institutional Diffusion

Examines Chinese institutional change in education, religion, health care, economics, labor, family, and local communities in the post-Mao era. The essays are based on the pioneering work of sociologist C. K. Yang, and his institutional diffusion theory.

Transparency in Global Change

Transparency in Global Change

The Vanguard of the Open Society

An examination of the quest for information exchange in an increasingly international, open society, Transparency in Global Change discusses the reasons for the recent increase in public desire for transparency and the byproducts this transparency can produce.

Social Welfare in Transition

Social Welfare in Transition

Selected English Documents, 1834-1909
Edited By Roy Lubove

An analysis of three monumental documents in British social history, dating from 1834 through 1909, that views changing conceptions of poverty, the organization of welfare institutions, and the role of the state.

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