From 2002-2006, I conducted fieldwork in a Chinese village in Guangdong. I studied rural migrant workers from inland provinces and local peasants.
2014. “Urbanisation, the State and Community Activism in the Pearl River Delta: The Case of a Land Dispute in Dongguan.” China Perspectives, 2, 53-60. (Abstract)
Ip, Iam-chong. 2005. “The Politics of Marginality: Two Case Studies on Migrant Workers in South China.” Rethinking and Recasting Citizenship: Social Exclusion and Marginality in Chinese Societies, edited by May Tam, Hok Bun Ku and Travis Kong. Centre for Social Policy Studies The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 187-210. (Full Paper)