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Social security policy in Hong Kong : from British colony to China's special administrative region

Author: Chak Kwan Chan
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, ©2011.
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Social Security Policy in Hong Kong: From British Colony to Special Administrative Region of China, by Chak Kwan Chan, is the first book which systematically examines Hong Kong's social security policies across a period of 170 years. In particular, Chan analyses how Hong Kong, the world's freest economy, has maintained its small government by manipulating Chinese welfare ideologies.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Chan, Chak Kwan.
Social security policy in Hong Kong.
Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, ©2011
(DLC) 2011024573
(OCoLC)724673510
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chak Kwan Chan
ISBN: 9780739149560 0739149563 1299055826 9781299055827
OCLC Number: 834136784
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 216 pages)
Contents: Hong Kong social policy & Chinese welfare ideologies --
Co-optive politics & welfare constraints --
Legitimacy & Chinese welfare ideologies --
Traditional Chinese welfare ideologies --
Social security & Chinese welfare ideologies before 1945 --
Social security & Chinese welfare ideologies: 1945-1967 --
Social security & Chinese welfare ideologies: 1968-1997 --
Postcolonial polity & welfare approach --
Postcolonial social security & Chinese welfare ideologies --
Chinese welfare ideologies & Hong Kong's capitalism.
Responsibility: Chak Kwan Chan.

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