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Author: Human Rights Watch (Organization)
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: aids, hiv, china, guangxi, province, confinement, mandatory, cycle, drug, dependency, treatment, unbreakable
Number of Pages: 48
"In China, illicit drug use is an administrative offense and Chinese law dictates that drug users 'must be rehabilitated.' In reality, police raids on drug users often drive them underground, away from methadone clinics, needle exchange sites, and other proven HIV prevention services. And every year Chinese policy send tens of thousands of drug users to mandatory frug treatment centers, often for years, without trial or due process" -- p.  of cover.An Unbreakable CycleDrug Dependency Treatment, Mandatory Confinement, and HIV/AIDSin China’s Guangxi ProvinceI. Executive Summary ........
Author: Shan Deqi
Publisher: Chinese Intercontinental Pre
Keywords: dwelling, vernacular, chinese
Number of Pages: 144
Chinese Vernacular Dwelling Author: Shan Deqi Order No. 3113 ISBN: 7508503708 Binding: Paperback Publisher: China Intercontinental Press Pub Year: 2004 Pages: 144 Language: English Size: 9 x 7 Chinese Vernacular Dwelling describes the vernacular dwellings, or residences, throughout China, such as the ancient Lijiang Streets, the Huizhou Dwelling, the Guangxi Mountain Villages, and the Zhang Dwelling in central Yunnan. The books introduction discusses the architectural features of the various types of vernacular dwellings. With color photos.
Author: Liu Dachang
Keywords: farmers, south, china, poor, livelihoods, degraded, forests, improve, rehabilitation
Number of Pages: 103
Rehabilitation of degraded forests to improve the livelihoods of poor farmers: A synthesis of four case studies in South China. Reclaiming degraded forest lands in the dry, hot climate of yuanmou county, yunnan. Degradation and rehabilitation of evergreen broadleaf forest in cangwu county, Guangxi. Rehabilitation of degraded chinese fir plantations and evergreen broadleaf forest in huitong county, hunan. Rehabilitation and sustainable management of degraded forests in Gaohong, lin'an county, zhejiang.
Author: Deqi Sha
Publisher: China Intercontinental Pre
Keywords: dwellings, vernacular, chinese
Number of Pages: 160
China has a vast territory and an extremely long history with the natural andcultural environment differing from region to region. Therefore thediversification of Chinese vernacular dwelling is rarely seen in the architecturalhistory of the world. This book has chosen some settlements which arerepresentative and widely spread to introduce basing on the interaction of theliving customs, action characteristics and the space mode of people who inhabitthe traditional vernacular dwellings.Chinese vernacular dwelling is various and colorful. Both the profound andsteady northern vernacular dwellings
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