RESEARCH INSTITUTES, CENTRES AND PROGRAMMES

Research Output 1997 2019

Filter
Journal Article (refereed)
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. 20 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

district
well-being
health
social participation
community

Adult and child deprivation in Hong Kong

SAUNDERS, P. & TANG, V. M., 13 Aug 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

deprivation
Hong Kong
poverty
income
social security

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

LAU, M. K. W., GORDON, D., ZHANG, M. F. & BRADSHAW, J., 20 Aug 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

meso level
education system
micro-politics
policy studies
relapse
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)Researchpeer-review

Ghana
disposition
immigrant
migrant
public institution

Local patterns of social capital and sustenance of the Community-Based Health Planning Services (CHPS) policy: a qualitative comparative study in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A., 1 Mar 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 2, e023376.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

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.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Ghana
neglect
migrant
well-being
Public Policy

Personal income, local communities and happiness in a rich global city: evidence from Hong Kong

KÜHNER, S., LAU, M., JIANG, J. & WEN, Z., 8 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Asian Public Policy.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

happiness
Hong Kong
income
district
community
3 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)Researchpeer-review

Independent Living
Social Support
social support
Psychology
community
6 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

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Independent Living
Social Support
Psychology
Health
Education

Socio-demographic and behavioral correlates of health literacy: a gender perspective in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A. & PHILLIPS, D. R., 15 May 2019, In : Women and Health.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

personality
innovation
customer
education
burnout

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)Researchpeer-review

housing
Hong Kong
sociocultural factors
economic factors
choice of housing
Open Access
Health Literacy
Ghana
Social Support
Young Adult
Health

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)Researchpeer-review

Homeless Youth
Health Literacy
Ghana
Health
Alcohols

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)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

Mongolia
leadership
republic
USSR
Far East
2018
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)Researchpeer-review

demography
Health Policy
Social Class
health policy
Health Services
7 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)Researchpeer-review

Poverty
Mental Health
Health
Population
Independent Living

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)Researchpeer-review

Hong Kong
Poverty
welfare
poverty
efficiency
1 Scopus Citations

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)Researchpeer-review

Universal Coverage
Health Literacy
Ghana
Health
Health Services Accessibility
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)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

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)Researchpeer-review

social structure
ownership
housing
narrative
society
2 Citations (Scopus)

International and transnational education for whose interests? A study on the career development of Chinese students

MOK, K. H., HAN, X., JIANG, J. & ZHANG, X., Jul 2018, In : Higher Education Quarterly. 72, 3, p. 208-223 16 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

career
education
student
learning
experience
4 Citations (Scopus)

Late home ownership and social re-stratification

FORREST, R. & HIRAYAMA, Y., Apr 2018, In : Economy and Society. 47, 2, p. 257-279 23 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

assets
renter
nuclear family
suburbanization
real estate
national identity
government policy
graduate
China
Hong Kong
2 Citations (Scopus)

Social networks and health : understanding the nuances of healthcare access between urban and rural populations

AMOAH, P. A., EDUSEI, J. & AMUZU, D., 13 May 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 15, 5, 15 p., 973.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
Urban Population
Rural Population
Social Support
Delivery of Health Care
Health
4 Citations (Scopus)

Social participation, health literacy, and health and well-being : a cross-sectional study in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A., 1 Apr 2018, In : SSM - Population Health. 4, p. 263-270 8 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
Social Participation
Health Literacy
Ghana
social participation
cross-sectional study
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Social protection for the informal sector in urban China : institutional constraints and self-selection behaviour

JIANG, J., QIAN, J. & WEN, Z., Apr 2018, In : Journal of Social Policy. 47, 2, p. 335-357 23 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
File
social insurance
informal sector
China
employer
registration system

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., 12 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Public Health.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Abdominal Obesity
Poverty
Obesity
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals

The Role of a Health Protection Scheme in Health Services Utilization Among Community-Dwelling Older Persons in Ghana

GYASI, R. M., PHILLIPS, D. R. & BUOR, D., 2 Jul 2018, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. gby082.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Independent Living
Ghana
National Health Programs
Health Services
health insurance
2 Citations (Scopus)

What are the financial barriers to medical care among the poor, the sick and the disabled in the Special Administrative Region of China?

WONG, S. Y., CHUNG, R. Y., CHEN, D., CHUNG, G. K., LI, J., MAK, D., LAU, M., TANG, V., GORDON, D., CHEN, D. & WONG, H., 14 Nov 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 11, e0205794.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
Hong Kong
Health care
China
mental health
Health
1 Scopus Citations

“Who'll do all these if I'm not around?” : bonding social capital and health and well-being of inpatients

AMOAH, P. A., KODUAH, A. O. & GYASI, R. M., Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being. 13, 1, 11 p., 1435108.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
Inpatients
Health
Delivery of Health Care
Health Facilities
Public Facilities

翻譯的文化身份 : 論九七後香港詩刊中的文化翻譯

宋子江, Mar 2018, In : Hong Kong Studies. 1, 1, p. 41-50

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
2017
13 Citations (Scopus)

Acculturation and cross-cultural adaptation : the moderating role of social support

NG, T. K., WANG, W. C. K. & CHAN, W., 1 Jul 2017, In : International Journal of Intercultural Relations. 59, p. 19-30 12 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Acculturation
acculturation
Social Support
Psychological Adaptation
social support
1 Scopus Citations

Defamilisation measures and women’s labour force participation : a comparative study of twelve countries

Chau, R. C. M., Yu, S. W. K., Foster, L. & LAU, K. M., 17 Feb 2017, In : Journal of International and Comparative Social Policy. 33, 1, p. 73-86 14 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

labor force participation
labor market
interpretation
participation
welfare
5 Citations (Scopus)

Government purchase of services in China : similar intentions, different policy designs

WEN, Z. V., Feb 2017, In : Public Administration and Development. 37, 1, p. 65-78 14 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

social work
social organization
purchase
China
market
7 Citations (Scopus)

Higher education governance and policy in China : managing decentralization and transnationalism

MOK, K. H. J. & HAN, X., 2017, In : Policy and Society. 36, 1, p. 34-48 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
decentralization
governance
social economics
China
education
8 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating behavioural and branding perspectives to maximize green brand equity : a holistic approach

BUTT, M. M., MUSHTAQ, S., AFZAL, A., KHONG, K. W., ONG, F. S. & NG, P. F., 1 May 2017, In : Business Strategy and the Environment. 26, 4, p. 507-520 14 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

holistic approach
equity
environmental values
consumption behavior
survey method

Strengthening the referral system through social capital : a qualitative inquiry in Ghana

AMOAH, P. A. & PHILLIPS, D., Dec 2017, In : Healthcare. 5, 4, 12 p., 80.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
Ghana
social capital
personnel
finance
health

The Transculturation of American Poetry in China, 1917-1937

SONG, C., 2017, In : 現代中文文學學報 = Journal of Modern Literature in Chinese. 14 & 15, 2/1, p. 187-211

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

Transculturation
Poetry
China
American Poetry
Chinese Poetry

《晶石般的火焰》 : 管窥叶维廉的诗论

郑政恒, 1 Jan 2017, In : 诗探索. 2017, 1 (理论卷), p. 164-170 7 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

政府购买服务的理想与现实

温卓毅, Apr 2017, In : 中国社会组织 = China Social Organization. 8, p. 23-24 2 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

2016

Considerations for the use of advance directives among older persons with dementia in Hong Kong

CHAN, C. M. A., CHAN, J. L. A. & KWAN, D. L. D., 1 Feb 2016, In : US-China Law Review. 13, 2, p. 89-111 23 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

dementia
Hong Kong
guardianship
human being
physician's care
2 Citations (Scopus)

The role of international service-learning in facilitating undergraduate students’ self-exploration

YANG, M., LUK, Y. YL., WEBSTER, B. J., CHAU, W. L. A. & MA, H. K. C., 1 Nov 2016, In : Journal of Studies in International Education. 20, 5, p. 416-436 21 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Researchpeer-review

learning
student
Values
empathy
overseas

消費時代中的電影

鄭政恆, May 2016, In : 阡陌文藝雙月刊. 10, p. 4 - 7 4 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)Research