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Social issues in Hong Kong

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Published by Oxford University Press in Hong Kong, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hong Kong (China)
    • Subjects:
    • Hong Kong (China) -- Social conditions.,
    • Hong Kong (China) -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementeditor, Benjamin K.P. Leung ; contributors, Geoffrey H. Blowers ... [et al.].
      ContributionsLeung, Benjamin K. P., 1948-, Blowers, G. H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN752.5 .S64 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 226 p. ;
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2226212M
      ISBN 100195840089, 0195840097
      LC Control Number89071144

        What Hong Kong needs is responsible political development, adequate social policies and further economic integration. In the next three years, Hong Kong must choose between steady integration and.   Let me talk about Hong Kong my homeland first. According to the Hong Kong Social Workers Registration Board (a statutory body for monitoring the quality of social workers in Hong Kong), the mission of social work is to help people in need, and “to promote, maintain and enhance the well-being of individuals, families, social groups, organizations and communities” .

        A view of Lam Tin estate in Hong Kong, on Ma The government's quick implementation of restrictive social distancing measures are now being hotly debated around the world.   Current political and economic issues succinctly explained. Hong Kong is a special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China that, unlike the .

      Anthony Y. H. Fung is the Co-Director of the Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, Director of the Global Studies Program, and Professor at the School of Journalism and Communication at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. His current research projects include youth culture and the consumption of popular culture in Hong Kong and China; globalization of TV formats; . Situate social problems in a global context and reflect on the impact of globalization’s role in creating and shaping social problems. 4. Rethink how one’s perceptions of social problems are shaped and how we can act as catalysts for change.


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