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Communist China"s population problem in the 1980s

Yeh, K. C.

Communist China"s population problem in the 1980s

by Yeh, K. C.

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Published by Rand Corp. in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population forecasting -- China.,
  • China -- Population.,
  • China -- Economic conditions -- 1949-1976.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementK. C. Yeh and Carolyn Lee.
    ContributionsLee, Carolyn L., 1940- joint author., Rand Corporation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22394858M

      In , China’s Communist leader Mao Zedong launched what became known as the Cultural Revolution in order to reassert his authority over the Chinese government. The Cultural Revolution and its.   China’s overpopulation problem and environmental degradation will eventually result in social collapse and civil war, according to Chi. .

      China's population policies. Communist China was founded in after the Japanese occupation and a long and devastating civil war. Initially the Government instituted a strong pronatalistic policy encouraging child-bearing by means of child subsidies, and prohibiting contraceptives, abortions and sterilizations [9,10,2].This policy was relaxed in , and . Exploitation of China's rich natural resources advanced significantly in the late s and throughout the s. As China's industrial sector advanced, there was increasing movement of the population to urban areas. China's population itself had surpassed 1 billion people by and was experiencing an annual rate of increase of percent.

    Communist China has replaced Russia as the leader of the revolutionary militants in the underdeveloped areas, and for these groups it has a considerable appeal; despite its . The CCP aimed to have the population stabilize at billion by the end of the twentieth century. At the time, the country’s leaders were concerned about various issues including whether a one-child policy would be feasible and, if adopted, how strictly it should be enforced.


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Communist China's great effort to promote birth control in the last decade reflects its leaders' concern over population growth. Not even the Communists themselves know what the current population size is. So there is much uncertainty about even the base population from which projections are by: 1.

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Mosher is the president of the Population Research Institute and the author of “Bully of Asia: Why China’s Dream is the New Threat to World Order.” Filed under china, communism. Since the establishment of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) inthe Party has been concerned with potential problems related to China’s population growth and has introduced a series of policies for population control and regulation.

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A similar credo prevailed with the Communist. The biggest non-communist party was China Democratic League, which hadmembers. Overview of the most important facts: Number of Chinese Communist Party (CCP) members in China from to After population peaked during the s, China decided to introduce one of the strongest population control policies in the world—the one-child policy program in This policy allowed families to have only one child.

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