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SOCY 395 01 (11649) /EP&E269/SOCY596/EAST408
Wealth and Poverty in Modern China
Deborah Davis
W 1.30-3.20 WLH 003
Fall 2016 
No regular final examination
Areas So
Permission of instructor required

The underlying causes and consequences of the changing distribution of income, material assets, and political power in contemporary China. Substantive focus on inequality and stratification. Instruction in the use of online Chinese resources relevant to research. Optional weekly Chinese language discussions.

Prerequisite: a previous course on China since 1949.