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Social Welfare Development in China

T. Wing Lo

Social Welfare Development in China

Constraints and Challenges

by T. Wing Lo

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Published by Imprint .
Written in English


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Number of Pages232
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Open LibraryOL8676358M
ISBN 101879176262
ISBN 109781879176263

  China's development and environment practices have also made the country one of the world's leading contributors to regional and global environmental problems, . Social issues in China are wide-ranging, and are a combined result of Chinese economic reforms set in place in the late s, the nation's political and cultural history, and an immense population. Due to the significant number of social problems that have existed throughout the country, China's government has faced difficulty in trying to remedy the issues.


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