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Published by Centre for China Urban and Regional Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University in Hong Kong .
Written in English


  • Mental health -- China -- Beijing.,
  • City and town life -- China -- Beijing.,
  • Beijing (China) -- Economic conditions.,
  • Beijing (China) -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementGina Lai & Rance P.L.Lee.
SeriesOccasional paper series (Hong Kong Baptist University. Centre for China Urban and Regional Studies) -- no.40
ContributionsLee, Rance Pui-leung., Hong Kong Baptist University. Centre for China Urban and Regional Studies.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16344839M
ISBN 109628804316

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