By Jenn-hwan Wang
China’s transformation from a terrible and underdeveloped nation right into a worldwide marketplace strength has profoundly altered its socioeconomic energy kin with the opposite international locations within the larger China sector, particularly, Taiwan and Hong Kong. certainly, this financial shift has led to the large movement of capital and folks from Taiwan in addition to Hong Kong to China, to hunt company possibilities and new existence. those flows have in flip thoroughly reworked longstanding borderlines within the sector.
This e-book examines the transformation of Taiwan and Hong Kong’s socioeconomic relationships with China as their economies became extra deeply built-in into better China. throughout 3 key sections, it explores the influence of accelerating social interplay and the shrinking of current borderlines to invite no matter if those adjustments will lead to a convergence of id one of the humans concerned. "Production" examines how investments from Taiwan and Hong Kong to China have remodeled construction networks; "Community" explores the influence of cross-boundary mobility and the mixing of migrants into chinese language groups; and eventually, "Identity" engages with what's essentially the most vital concerns in modern Taiwanese society.
Border Crossing in better China contributes not just to theoretical debates on border crossing concerns, but in addition offers priceless insights at the useful matters concerning social and political integration and tensions within the sector. As such, will probably be of significant curiosity to scholars and students of Taiwan experiences, chinese language experiences, chinese language society and chinese language economics.
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