City Slickers to Country Bumpkins: Urban-rural Migration in China

Divisive political campaigns across the Western world in 2016 illustrated the split between “cosmopolitan” and “rural” citizens. Previous posts have addressed this urban rural divide regarding perceptions of environmental problems. This post examines how the environmental perceptions of rural and urban areas drive movement of people in China in a new direction–urban to rural migration. Chinese … More City Slickers to Country Bumpkins: Urban-rural Migration in China