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Sociology for Change

The Official Annual of the Hong Kong Sociological Association (Social Transformations in Chinese Societies)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social institutions,
  • Social theory,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • China,
  • Hong Kong,
  • Periodicals,
  • Social change

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBian Yan-Jie (Editor), Chan Kwok-bun (Editor), Cheung Tak-sing (Editor), Ku Hok-Bun (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9085900M
    ISBN 109004157069
    ISBN 109789004157064

    The sociology of work, or industrial sociology, examines "the direction and implications of trends in technological change, globalization, labour markets, work organization, managerial practices and employment relations to the extent to which these trends are intimately related to changing patterns of inequality in modern societies and to the changing experiences of individuals and families the ways in . Beyond Race: Cultural Influences on Human Social Life. Contributor: Kennedy. Publisher: Vera Kennedy. The book is supported by discussion of relevant theory and research in cultural Race: Cultural Influences on Human Social Life has stressed learner-centered teaching with the instructor taking on the role of a facilitator of learning.

    Several pedagogical features of the book convey the sociological perspective and change theme: Almost every chapter begins with a Social Issues in the News story from recent media coverage that recounts an event related to the chapter’s topic and proceeds with thought-provoking discussion about the social issue related to the event. Social Change: Mechanisms and Metaphors Kieran Healy∗ August ∗Department of Sociology, 2–N–2 Green Hall, Princeton University, Princeton N.J. Email at [email protected] Please do not cite or distribute without permis-File Size: KB.

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