Wang Guangzhou

Ph.D., Peking University
Ph.D., Harbin Normal University

Dr. Wang is a research affiliate at the Chinese Academy of Social Science and specializes in the demography of China - fertility, spatial patterns, migration, population dynamics, and measurement issues. He is a PI on the Family Policy Survey in China research project.












Recent Pub

Horváth & Kiss. Depopulating semi-periphery? Longer term dynamics of migration and socioeconomic development in Romania.

Recent Pub

Hongwei Xu. Developmental Idealism, Body Weight and Shape, and Marriage Entry in Transitional China. Chinese Journal of Sociology.

Recent Pub

Allendor & Thornton. "Caste and Choice: The Influence of Developmental Idealism on Marriage Behavior." American Journal of Sociology.

Reading History Sideways

The method of reading history sideways is described and critiqued by Arland Thornton

Video Lecture

Arland Thornton speaks on "Developmental Idealism: The Cultural Foundations of Worldwide Development Programs"

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Developmental Idealism
Population Studies Center
University of Michigan