By Joe C. B. Leung,Yuebin Xu
The amazing upward push of China is among the maximum worldwide tales of modern instances. in spite of the fact that, China's improvement has been defined as ‘uneven, uncoordinated, and unsustainable’, and has now reached a serious turning element. to remodel itself right into a winning high-income financial system, China urgently must enhance a brand new welfare regime. Social coverage and social welfare programmes are pivotal not just to fulfill mounting social wishes but additionally to advertise social cohesion.
This well timed ebook explores key turning issues in China’s trajectory, from the production of a socialist egalitarian society promising a comparatively solid livelihood on the fee of monetary improvement, in the course of the market-oriented reforms that have dismantled the conventional social security method. The authors current the ambitious social demanding situations forward, together with demographic shift, residential migration, and corrosive inequalities, and description the rising different types of social protection safety in city and rural components, community-based social care companies, non-governmental firms and the social paintings occupation. To redress inequalities and increase social unity, China must build a powerful developmental and redistributive method with shared accountability among diverse degrees of governments, in addition to among civil society, the kingdom and the market.
This accomplished and astute advisor to at least one of China’s key present demanding situations might be welcomed by way of scholars and students of social coverage, welfare, sociology and political technology, and all drawn to modern China.
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