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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 37 Citations 6,499 80 World Ranking 2716 National Ranking 22

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Awards & Achievements

Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, United Kingdom

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • China
  • Capitalism
  • Globalization

George C. S. Lin mainly focuses on China, Urbanization, Economic geography, Industrialisation and Land use. His China study incorporates themes from Economic growth, Population decline, Climate change, Paleoclimatology and Economy. His work in the fields of Economic restructuring overlaps with other areas such as Restructuring.

He has included themes like Neoliberalism, Capital and State in his Urbanization study. His Economic geography research includes elements of Competition, Consumption and Economic system. Land use is represented through his Agricultural land, Land management and Land development research.

His most cited work include:

  • The State, Land System, and Land Development Processes in Contemporary China (384 citations)
  • China's land resources and land-use change: insights from the 1996 land survey (320 citations)
  • Reproducing Spaces of Chinese Urbanisation: New City-based and Land-centred Urban Transformation (209 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in China, Economic geography, Economy, Urbanization and Political science. His work carried out in the field of China brings together such families of science as Economic growth, Capital, Globalization, State and Economic system. His study in Economic geography is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Metropolitan area and Convergence.

The Economy study combines topics in areas such as Economic reform and Capitalism. His studies in Urbanization integrate themes in fields like Industrialisation, Commodification, Urban planning and Land use. His study on Land development, Land management, Agricultural land and Land use, land-use change and forestry is often connected to Land reform as part of broader study in Land use.

He most often published in these fields:

  • China (71.11%)
  • Economic geography (34.44%)
  • Economy (26.67%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • China (71.11%)
  • Economic geography (34.44%)
  • Capital (12.22%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in China, Economic geography, Capital, State and Political science. His China research incorporates themes from Distance decay and Economy. In general Economy, his work in Megacity is often linked to Mega- linking many areas of study.

His Economic geography research incorporates elements of Reproduction, Neoliberalism and Capitalism. His research in Capitalism intersects with topics in Desakota, Land use, Dominance, Overpopulation and Metropolitan area. His Urbanization study results in a more complete grasp of Economic growth.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Urban China through the lens of neoliberalism: Is a conceptual twist enough?: (27 citations)
  • Participatory urban redevelopment in Chinese cities amid accelerated urbanization: Symbolic urban governance in globalizing Shanghai (8 citations)
  • Empowering regional economy with a spectacular space: mega-events, over-drafted capital and momentary growth in China’s metropolises (6 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • China
  • Capitalism
  • Globalization

His primary scientific interests are in China, Economy, Space, Mega- and Beijing. The various areas that George C. S. Lin examines in his China study include Distance decay and Questionnaire. His Economy study frequently links to other fields, such as Capital.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

The State, Land System, and Land Development Processes in Contemporary China

George C. S. Lin;Samuel P. S. Ho.
Annals of The Association of American Geographers (2005)

620 Citations

China's land resources and land-use change: insights from the 1996 land survey

George C.S Lin;Samuel P.S Ho.
Land Use Policy (2003)

472 Citations

Emerging land markets in rural and urban China : policies and practices

Samuel P.S. Ho;George C.S. Lin.
The China Quarterly (2003)

411 Citations

Reproducing Spaces of Chinese Urbanisation: New City-based and Land-centred Urban Transformation

George C. S. Lin.
Urban Studies (2007)

336 Citations

The growth and structural change of Chinese cities: a contextual and geographic analysis

George C.S Lin.
Cities (2002)

296 Citations

Theorizing Economic Geographies of Asia

Henry Wai-chung Yeung;George C. S. Lin.
Economic Geography (2009)

283 Citations

Urbanization of Capital or Capitalization on Urban Land? Land Development and Local Public Finance in Urbanizing China

George C. S. Lin;Fangxin Yi.
Urban Geography (2011)

279 Citations

Metropolitan development in a transitional socialist economy: Spatial restructuring in the Pearl River Delta, China

George C. S. Lin.
Urban Studies (2001)

227 Citations

Climatic Change, Wars and Dynastic Cycles in China Over the Last Millennium

David D. Zhang;C. Y. Jim;George C.-S. Lin;Yuan-Qing He.
Climatic Change (2006)

193 Citations

Chinese Urbanism in Question: State, Society, and the Reproduction of Urban Spaces

George C. S. Lin.
Urban Geography (2007)

176 Citations

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