Fanshen: A Documentary of Revolution in a Chinese Village by William HintonMore than thirty years after its initial publication, William Hintons Fanshen continues to be the essential source for those fascinated with Chinas continual process of rural reform and social change. This edition will appeal to anyone interested in understanding Chinas complex social processes, and to those who wish to rediscover and re-experience this classic volume again.
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Stop a young person on the street these days and you are more likely to find a Wei Jie or Hui Min. The more educated populace now opts for sophisticated and unusual names, or those with less common characters. The most common character for wei "great" , for example, could be altered slightly - by changing a component of the character, known as a radical - so that the word means "precious" instead. According to geomancers, some popular baby names these days are Xin Yi for girls and Jun Yu for boys. Nearly four decades after the Speak Mandarin Campaign was launched in , dialect given names have fallen out of favour. In the s, parents were encouraged to give their children hanyu pinyin names, which were used in schools.