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Social transformations in Chinese societies : the official journal of the Hong Kong Sociological Association /
editors Chan Kwok-bun, Cheung Tak-sing, Agnes S. Ku.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005-
v. : ill. ; 24 cm.
9789004168244 (v.3)
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Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005-
9789004168244 (v.3)
contents note
V. 3. Chinese capitalisms ; guest editor Chu Yin-wah.
general note
Annual publication.
Title previsouly known as the Hong Kong Journal of Sociology.
catalogue key
A Look Inside
Main Description
The annual is a venue of publication for sociological studies of Chinese societies and the Chinese all over the world. The main focus is on social transformations in Hong Kong, Taiwan, the mainland, Singapore and Chinese overseas.
Table of Contents
Special Focus: Chinese Capitalisms
From Destitute to Xiao Kang (Well-Being), Maybe Da Guo (Great Nation): Explorations of Chinese Capitalisms and Capitalist Actionsp. 3
Emerging Chinese Capitalism and its Theoretical and Global Significancep. 13
The "Spirit" of Capitalism in China: Contemporary Meanings of Weber's Thoughtp. 63
Taiwan's Industrialisation: The Rise of a Demand-Responsive Economyp. 95
Taishang: A Different Kind of Ethnic Chinese Business in Southeast Asiap. 133
Entrepreneurship and Risk: The Becoming of the Koo Business Dynastyp. 153
Family Resources and Educational Stratification: The Case of Hong Kong, 1981-2001p. 177
The Transnational Linkages of Chinese in Torontop. 207
Rediscovering Chinese Society in the Socialist Era: Using the Past to Serve the Presentp. 227
Book Reviews
Commerce and Capitalism in Chinese Societies, by Gary G. Hamilton. London, New York: Routledge, 2006p. 249
As Borders Bend: Transnational Spaces on the Pacific Rim, by Chen Xiangming. Lanham, M. D.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2005p. 252
Alternate Identities: The Chinese if Contemporary Thailand, edited by Tong Chee Kiong and Chan Kwok-bun, Singapore: Times Academic Press; Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill Academic Publishers, 2001p. 255
Chinese Business in the Making of a Malay State, 1882-1941: Kedah and Penang (Chinese Worlds), by Wu Xiaoan. London, New York: Routledge-Curzon, 2003p. 260
Foreign Communities in Hong Kong, 1840's-1950's, edited by Chu Yik-yi Cindy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005p. 262
Life is Elsewhere: Stories of the Indonesian Chinese in Hong Kong (in Chinese), by Wang Cangbai. Hong Kong: Centre of Asian Studies, The University of Hong Kong, 2006p. 265
Social Survey Research in Practice: Chinese Experience and Analysis (in Chinese), edited by Bian Yanjie, Li Lulu and Cai He. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, 2004p. 269
Childrearing Values in the United States and China: A Comparison of Belief Systems and Social Structure, by Xiao Hong, Westport, CT: Praeger, 2001p. 271
Marriage, Divorce and Remarriage: Professional Practice in the Hong Kong Cultural Context, edited by Katherine P. H. Young and Anita Y. L. Fok. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2005p. 274
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