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The sprouts of capitalism in China [electronic resource] / by Wen-jie Qin.

Publication:
Watertown, Mass. : Documentary Educational Resources, 1997.
Format/Description:
Video
1 streaming video (30 min.) : sd., col.
Series:
Ethnographic video online.

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Subjects:
Capitalism -- China.
China -- Economic conditions -- 1949-.
China -- Social conditions -- 1949-.
Form/Genre:
Ethnographic films.
Documentary films.
Language:
In Chinese with English narration.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Summary:
This documentary tells the story of one of China's newly rich entrepreneurs, Yang Daquan, of Pengzhou City in Sichuan. Mr. Yang came from a rich gentry family and was given away as an infant when his family disintegrated at the beginning of the socialist era. He grew up in the countryside as a poor peasant and came to the city in the late 70's as a construction worker.
Notes:
Title from title frames (Ethnographic video online, viewed on Mar. 6, 2012).
Previously released on DVD.
Recorded in Pengzhou, Sichuan, China and Chengdu, Sichuan, China.
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (Ethnographic video online). Available via World Wide Web.
Contributor:
Qin, Wen-jie. , Director
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm) , Distributor
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.