Labor and Class Identities in Hong Kong: Class Processes in a Neoliberal Global City

Labor and Class Identities in Hong Kong: Class Processes in a Neoliberal Global City

by C Lee

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349704156
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 03/02/2017
Series: Series in Asian Labor and Welfare Policies
Edition description: 1st ed. 2016
Pages: 202
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

Chun Wing Lee is Lecturer at Hong Kong Community College, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China. He obtained his PhD in Sociology from the University of Manchester, UK. His research interests include class analysis, social movement, and the political/sociological aspects of sports.

Table of Contents

1.Introduction
2.Studying Class Processes in Hong Kong: Approach and Method
3.Education and Childhood
4.Work
5.Class, Politics, and Democratization
6.Class Identification
7.Hong Kong–China Integration, Neoliberalization, and the Young Lower Class in Hong Kong
8.Classed Experience in a Neoliberal Global City

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