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East Asian welfare regimes in transition : from Confucianism to globalisation

Author: Alan Walker; Chack-kie Wong
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text puts the spotlight on the Chinese and Sout-East Asian welfare systems, providing and up-to-date assessment of their character and development. In particular it examines the underlying assumptions of these systems and how the processes of globalisation are impacting on them.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
East Asian welfare regimes in transition.
Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607620620
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Walker; Chack-kie Wong
ISBN: 1861345518 9781861345516 1861345526 9781861345523
OCLC Number: 60319152
Description: ix, 235 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: East Asian welfare regimes / Alan Walker, Chack-kie Wong --
Is welfare un-Asian? / Ruby C.M. Chou, Wai Kam Yu --
Social welfare in China / Joe C.B. Leung --
Hong Kong: from familistic to Confucian welfare / Sammy Chiu, Victor Wong --
Managing welfare in post-colonial Hong Kong / Chak Kwan Chan --
The welfare regime in Japan / Makoto Kono --
Taiwan: what kind of social policy regime? / Michael Hill, Yuan-shie Hwang --
The development of the South Korean welfare regime / Sang-hoon Ahn, So-chung Lee --
The welfare regime in Singapore / Vincent Wijeysingha --
Conclusion: from Confucianism to globalisation / Alan Walker, Chack-kie Wong.
Responsibility: edited by Alan Walker and Chack-kie Wong.
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