Land conversion through land expropriation and allocation is a unique phenomenon in China, through which central government can convert farmland into construction land. This research wants analyze for the different responses from peasants to this process when they encounter, in which their lives are being significantly changed because of land conversion.

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Keywords Rural politics from below, Land conversion, Land conflict, Peasant responses
Thesis Advisor Spoor, Max
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Series Agricultural and Rural Development (ARD)
Ji, Y. (2012, December 14). Land Conversion and Peasant Responses towards Land Expropriation in China: A Case Study of Land Exprorpiation in Shandong Province, China. Agricultural and Rural Development (ARD). Retrieved from