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Volume 14, Number 1, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Urban and Regional Governance in China

Guest Editors: Xiaolong Luo, Jianfa Shen, and Chaolin Gu

Urban and Regional Governance in China: Introduction

pp. 1-9


Planning Intercity Railways in China’s Mega-City Regions: Insights from the Pearl River Delta

pp. 11-36

Pseudo-urbanization or Real Urbanization?: Urban China’s Mergence of Administrative Regions and Its Effects: A Case Study of Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province

pp. 37-59

The Incident of Tieben: Social Capital and Local Governance in Post-Socialist China

pp. 61-96

Rescaling as a Leading National Transformation Project: Decoding State Rescaling in China’s Changing Central State–Led Regional Planning

pp. 97-124

Province-Leading-County as a Scaling-Up Strategy in China: The Case of Jiangsu

pp. 125-146

Reconstructing Urban Scale: New Experiments with the “Provincial Administration of Counties” Reform in China

pp. 147-173

Reconsidering the Controversial Land Use Policy of “Linking the Decrease in Rural Construction Land with the Increase in Urban Construction Land”: A Local Government Perspective

pp. 175-198

State-of-the-Field Review

The Emergence of Radical Politics in Hong Kong: Causes and Impact

pp. 199-232

Book Reviews

Renewal: The Chinese State and the New Global History by Wang Gungwu (review)

pp. 233-234

China or Japan: Which Will Lead Asia? by Claude Meyer (review)

pp. 235-238

Opera and the City: The Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770–1900 by Andrea S. Goldman (review)

pp. 239-242

Zhongguo nongmin fanxingwei yanjiu (1950–1980) (Counteractions of Chinese Peasants, 1950–1980) by Gao Wangling (review)

pp. 243-245

Lishi de guanxing: weilai shinian de Zhongguo yu shijie (Inertia of History: China and the World in the Next Ten Years) by Yan Xuetong (review)

pp. 246-248

Daguo quanli zhuanyi yu jishu bianqian (Power Transition among Great Powers and the Transformation of Technology) by Huang Qixuan (review)

pp. 249-250

Gongren zhengzhi (Labor Politics) by Chen Zhouwang and Wang Shikai (review)

pp. 251-253

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