This book explores gender dynamics in the indigenous villages (also known as walled villages) in post-handover Hong Kong. It traces the historical development of the walled villages, outlines the nature of walled village society, and explores the changes currently at work, including the erosion of the rural-urban divide...
- Isabella Ng Fung-sheung
The under-theorised position of the emotional aspect of teaching and the declining mental health of school students and teachers have prompted the author to embark on an investigation into the social function of teaching. This book explores social support from its origin in health psychology...
- Lam Bick-har
ISBN electronic: 9789811335778
ISBN print: 9789811335754
This book assesses policy and governance approaches to the provision of higher education in Asia, focusing on national level differences, policy variation in terms of public versus private financing models, access and equity, and the treatment of academic labour.
- Edited by Darryl Jarvis and Mok Ka-ho
ISBN electronic: 9789811392948
ISBN print: 9789811392931
- John Lee Chi-kin, Christina Yu Wai-mui and Sammy Hui King-fai
The book encapsulates the unswerving determination of 12 elite athletes who have struggled to balance their university studies with intensive and demanding training schedules.
- Tse Ngo-Sheung, Compiled by the Department of Health and Physical Education, The Education University of Hong Kong