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Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Ourselves with George Galster


Author Talk: Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Our Selves with George Galster Join us for a book talk by George Galster, PhD who will delve deep into the question of whether American neighborhoods are as efficient and equitable as they could be—socially, financially, and emotionally—and, if not, what we can do to change that. Galster aims…
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China’s National Urbanization Program: Planning the End of the Village


The past two decades have seen an epochal shift in China’s urban-rural relations, with new state-led development programs aiming for the near-total urbanization of the nation’s territory and population. These policies promise to rewrite China’s social contract, uprooting existing welfare institutions that are embedded in the spatial fabric of China’s villages. Based on ethnographic fieldwork…
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