Migrant Workers (Liúdòng gōngrén 流动工人)

C. Cindy FAN

The white structure with three stories in the center of the picture is temporary housing for the migrant laborers working on the high-rise office building directly behind their quarters. Construction was finished in less than two years. PHOTO BY JOAN LEBOLD COHEN.

Migrant workers are individuals who move from one location to another for work; they are sometimes referred to as labor migrants. The migrant population in China is unique,….

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