RESEARCH INSTITUTES, CENTRES AND PROGRAMMES

Research Output 1997 2020

2019

Achieving the age-friendly city agenda: an interventional study in Hong Kong’s Islands district

AMOAH, P. A., MOK, K. H., WEN, Z. & LI, L. W., 16 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Asian Public Policy. 26 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

district
well-being
health
social participation
community

Achieving the Age-friendly City Agenda: An Interventional Study in Islands District in Hong Kong

AMOAH, P. A., MOK, K. H. J. & WEN, Z. V., 2 Jul 2019.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)Other Conference Paperpeer-review

Hong Kong
district
well-being
demographic aging
interest group

Adult and child deprivation in Hong Kong

SAUNDERS, P. & TANG, V. M., Nov 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration. 53, 6, p. 820-834 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

deprivation
Hong Kong
poverty
income
social security
Open Access
club
development project
Hong Kong
district
rural community

A Study of Digitally Enhanced People–Space Interaction: A Place-Centric Perspective

WANG, W., 14 Oct 2019, In : Space and Culture. 12 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

shopping center
interaction
research planning
communication technology
information and communication technology

Children’s and Adults’ perceptions of child necessities in Hong Kong

LAU, M. K. W., GORDON, D., ZHANG, M. F. & BRADSHAW, J., Nov 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration. 53, 6, p. 835-853 19 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
poverty
possession
deprivation
social deprivation
1 Scopus Citations

Cross-field effect and institutional habitus formation: self-reinforcing inequality in Chinese higher education system

HAN, X., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Education Policy. 34, 2, p. 267-294

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

meso level
education system
micro-politics
policy studies
relapse

Design, Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Curcumin Derivatives

LAW, S., YANG, F., LEUNG, A. W. & XU, C., 12 Aug 2019, In : Natural Products Chemistry and Research. 7, 2, 17 p., 362.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
Curcumin
Derivatives
ferulic acid
Chemotherapy
Ibuprofen

Economic cycles and crises in new China

WEN, T., LAU, K. C., WONG, E. & SIT, T., 2019, Business cycles in BRICS. SMIRNOV, S., OZYILDRIM, A. & PICCHETTI, P. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 153-174 22 p. (Societies and Political Orders in Transition).

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

Economic cycles
China
Economic crisis
Industrialization
Macroeconomic fluctuations

Everyday practice in the high density, volumetric Hong Kong: Ambiguity, intensity and life between interfaces

WANG, W., 6 Nov 2019, In : Cities. 96, 102462.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
everyday action
pedestrian
urban area
district

From Chicago to Shenzhen, via Birmingham : Zones of Transition and Dream of Homeownership

FORREST, R., 17 Jul 2019, The City in China: New Perspectives on Contemporary Urbanism. FORREST, R., REN, J. & WISSINK, B. (eds.). Bristol University Press, p. 81-100

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

homeownership
nation state
city
2 Citations (Scopus)

Gauging the dispositions between indigenes, Chinese and other immigrant traders in Ghana:  towards a more inclusive society

DANKWAH, K. O. & AMOAH, P. A., 2 Jan 2019, In : Asian Ethnicity. 20, 1, p. 67-84 18 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Ghana
disposition
immigrant
migrant
public institution

How China Expands Social Insurance Coverage: The Informal Sector as a Testing Ground

QIAN, J., WEN, Z. & JIANG, J., 23 Jun 2019.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)Other Conference Paperpeer-review

Introduction

SUN, Y. (ed.) & SONG, Z. (ed.), 2019, Translating Chinese art and modern literature. SUN, Y. & SONG, C. (eds.). 1st ed ed. Oxon: Routledge, p. 1-6 6 p. (Routledge Studies in Chinese Translation).

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsForeword / PostscriptResearch

Open Access
Community Health Planning
Ghana
Health Services
Interviews
Health

Long-term effects of traffic exposures on mortality in a Chinese cohort

THACH, T-Q., TSANG, H., LAI, P., LEE, R. S. & WONG, P. P., 1 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Transport and Health. 14, 100609.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

mortality
traffic
Mortality
planning unit
road

Meaning Through Caregiving: A Qualitative Study of the Experiences of Informal Carers

CHAN, C. K., Vickers, T. & Barnard, A., 21 Apr 2019, In : British Journal of Social Work.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

caregiving
Caregivers
Spouses
experience
Mothers

Perceptions of Neglect and Well-Being among Independent Child Migrants in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A., 14 Oct 2019, In : Child Indicators Research. 25 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Ghana
neglect
migrant
well-being
Public Policy
happiness
Hong Kong
income
district
community
5 Citations (Scopus)

Social support, physical activity and psychological distress among community-dwelling older Ghanaians

GYASI, R. M., 1 Mar 2019, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 81, p. 142-148 7 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Independent Living
Social Support
social support
Psychology
community
7 Citations (Scopus)

Social support networks and psychological wellbeing in community-dwelling older Ghanaian cohorts

GYASI, R. M., PHILLIPS, D. R. & ABASS, K., Jul 2019, In : International Psychogeriatrics. 31, 7, p. 1047-1057 11 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Independent Living
Social Support
Psychology
Health
Education
1 Scopus Citations
Health Literacy
Ghana
Demography
Health
Economics

Targeting, Universalism and Child Poverty in Hong Kong

LAU, M. K. & CHOU, K., Feb 2019, In : Child Indicators Research. 12, 1, p. 255-275 21 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

universalism
Hong Kong
Poverty
poverty
income

Tertiary Education and Innovation in the Greater Bay Area

CHOW, M. K., HUA, J. & HUNG, W. L., 30 Sep 2019, In : Asian Education and Development Studies.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

innovation
education
university
industry
corporation

The City In China : New Perspectives On Contemporary Urbanism

FORREST, R. (ed.), REN, J. (ed.) & WISSINK, B. (ed.), 17 Jul 2019, Bristol University Press. 272 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Editor)

human behavior
teaching
city
resource
book
3 Citations (Scopus)

The independent role of deprivation in abdominal obesity beyond income poverty. A population-based household survey in Chinese adults

CHUNG, G. K., CHUNG, R. Y., CHAN, D. C., LAI, F. T., WONG, H., LAU, M. K., WONG, S. Y. & YEOH, E., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Public Health. 41, 3, p. 476-486 11 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Abdominal Obesity
Poverty
Obesity
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
2 Downloads (Pure)

The National Security Argument for Protection of Domestic Industries

CHENG, K. H. L., WHITTEN, G. W. & HUA, J., Jul 2019, (PSEI Working Paper Series; no. 1).

Research output: Working paperWorking paper series

Open Access
national security
firm
GATT
industry
economic efficiency

The post-80s generation: exploring the attitudes toward family and housing

XIAN, S. & FORREST, R., 11 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Youth Studies.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

housing
Hong Kong
sociocultural factors
economic factors
choice of housing
economic structure
China
economics
student
education system
Open Access
Health Literacy
Ghana
Social Support
Young Adult
Health
2 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between functional health literacy, health-related behaviours and sociodemographic characteristics of street-involved youth in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A., KODUAH, A. O., GYASI, R. M., GWENZI, G. D. & ANADUAKA, U. S., May 2019, In : International Journal of Health Promotion and Education. 57, 3, p. 116-132 17 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Homeless Youth
Health Literacy
Ghana
Health
Alcohols

Translating Chinese art and modern literature

SUN, Y. (ed.) & SONG, C. (ed.), 5 Mar 2019, 1st ed. Oxon: Routledge. 215 p. (Routledge Studies in Chinese Translation)

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Editor)

Chinese Art
Modern Literature
Translating
Chinese Literature
Visual Image

Vertical monitoring of traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) in urban street canyons of Hong Kong

WONG, P. P. Y., LAI, P. C., ALLEN, R., CHENG, W., LEE, M., TSUI, A., TANG, R., THACH, T. Q., TIAN, L., BRAUER, M. & BARRATT, B., 20 Jun 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 670, p. 696-703 8 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

street canyon
Air pollution
atmospheric pollution
Monitoring
monitoring

‘An Ambiguous Area’: Mongolia in Soviet-Japanese relations in the mid-1930s

BRIDGES, B., 6 Aug 2019, In : Modern Asian Studies. 29 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Mongolia
leadership
republic
USSR
Far East

別離,總在陽光燦爛時

黃淑嫺, Apr 2019, In : 香港文學 = Hong Kong Literary. 412, p. 106 1 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsPolicy or Profession paper

半山電梯 : 扶搖直上青雲路

鄭宏泰 (ed.) & 周文港 (ed.), Jul 2019, 香港: 中華書局(香港)有限公司. 400 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksBook (Editor)

西九茶館劇場 - 陳廷驊基金會教育專場 : 教學資源手冊

李小良 & 林萬儀, Mar 2019, 西九文化區管理局 - 表演藝術部教育及拓展組.

Research output: Other contributionOther outputsResearch

2018

Book review : Telling the story of translation : writers who translate

SONG, C., May 2018, In : New Voices in Translation Studies. 18, p. 100-104 5 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsReview article

Open Access

China's Foreign Policy

ZHANG, B., Mar 2018, Routledge Handbook of Politics in Asia. HUA, S. (ed.). New York: Routledge, p. 273-282 10 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

foreign policy
China
world order
Open Access
economic integration
Hong Kong
public policy
China
economy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Demography, Socioeconomic Status and Health Services Utilisation among Older Ghanaians: Implications for Health Policy

GYASI, R. M. & PHILLIPS, D. R., 12 Dec 2018, In : Ageing International.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

demography
Health Policy
Social Class
health policy
Health Services
9 Citations (Scopus)

Deprivation is associated with worse physical and mental health beyond income poverty : a population-based household survey among Chinese adults

CHUNG, R. Y-N., CHUNG, G. K., GORDON, D., Wong, S. Y., LAU, M. K-W., TANG, M. Y. V. & WONG, H., 1 Aug 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 8, p. 2127-2135 9 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Poverty
Mental Health
Health
Population
Independent Living

Dilemmas of Development and Challenges for Emerging Countries

SIT, T., WONG, E., WEN, T. & LAU, K. C., Mar 2018, Bandung legacy and global future : new insights and emerging forces. KHUDORI, D. (ed.). Aakar Book, p. 215-232 18 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

Evaluating the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Hong Kong Welfare Programmes in Reducing Child Poverty

CHEUNG, K. C. K., CHAN, W. S., CHOU, K. L. & LAU, M. K. W., 1 Nov 2018, In : Children and Society. 32, 6, p. 481-491 11 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
Poverty
welfare
poverty
efficiency
9 Citations (Scopus)

Expansion of Upper Secondary Education in Mainland China, 1980-2010

JIANG, J., Jul 2018, High School for All in East Asia: Comparing Experiences. AIZAWA, S., KAGAWA, M. & RAPPLEYE, J. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 181-198 18 p. (Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia).

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

secondary education
economic reform
economic development
5 Citations (Scopus)

Health literacy and health : rethinking the strategies for universal health coverage in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A. & PHILLIPS, D., Jun 2018, In : Public Health. 159, p. 40-49 10 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Universal Coverage
Health Literacy
Ghana
Health
Health Services Accessibility

History of the Hong Kong Maritime Industry before World War II

LAU, C. P., 7 Dec 2018, Maritime Business and Economics: Asian Perspectives : Asian Perspective. Duru, O. (ed.). Routledge, p. 203-217 (Routledge Maritime Masters).

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

harbor
industry
history
land
world
3 Citations (Scopus)

Hong Kong skateboarding and network capital

O'CONNOR, P. J., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Sport and Social Issues. 42, 6, p. 419-436 18 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Hong Kong
Korea
assets
Japan
China
3 Citations (Scopus)

Housing and Asset Based Stratification in the Enrichment Economy

FORREST, R., 9 Dec 2018, In : Critical Housing Analysis. 5, 2, p. 4-13 10 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

assets
stratification
housing
ownership
economy

Housing wealth, social structures and changing narratives

FORREST, R., 29 Mar 2018, In : International Journal of Urban Sciences. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

social structure
ownership
housing
narrative
society