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2012-08-15 | Peer Reviewed

China’s environmental challenges going rural and west

He, Haoran. 2012. “China’s environmental challenges going rural and west.” Environment and Planning 44: 1657-1660.
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China is increasingly suffering from ‘growing pains’ of severe environmental challenges arising during the past decades’ economic boom (Fu et al, 2007; Liu and Diamond, 2008). While this has been widely discussed, more attention and effort has been focused on the problems directly resulting from urbanization and industrialization, such as growing greenhouse gas emissions and worsening urban air and water quality