Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Politics and Remembering in Hong Kong

Memories of Tiananmen: Politics and Processes of Collective Remembering in Hong Kong, 1989–2019 is authored by Francis L. F. Lee and Joseph M. Chan and published by Amsterdam University Press. The book is reviewed for JCA by Joseph Cheng, formerly … Continue reading

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Issue 3 for 2022 published

Volume 52, No. 3 is now available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue includes six research articles and six book reviews. The research articles are: Classical Theory of Imperialism and Contemporary Capitalism by Paramjit Singh Using Labour to Characterise … Continue reading

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Hong Kong’s Lennon Walls

“Contentious Repertoires: Examining Lennon Walls in Hong Kong’s Social Unrest of 2019” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2032277) is a new JCA article authored by Yao-Tai Li of the  School of Social Sciences, University of New South Wales and Katherine Whitworth of the Department … Continue reading

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Issue 5 for 2021 published

Issue number 5 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue includes a feature section, two other research articles and four book reviews. The articles in the feature … Continue reading

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Post-Work Life in Hong Kong

“Multiple Careers: Towards a Post-Work Way of Life” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.1937674) is a new article by Lake Lui of the Department of Sociology, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. The abstract for the paper states: This article examines the capacity of college-educated … Continue reading

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Radicalisation and Public Responses in Hong Kong

“Dynamics of Tactical Radicalisation and Public Receptiveness in Hong Kong’s Anti-Extradition Bill Movement” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.1910330) is a new article for JCA by Francis L. F. Lee of the School of Journalism and Communication at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Identity

“Local Versus National Identity in Hong Kong, 1998–2017” (DOI: 10.1080/ 00472336.2020.1799235) is a new article at JCA, and comes at a particularly important time for Hong Kong. The article, based on surveys and other data, is by Kevin Tze-Wai Wong, … Continue reading

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On Hong Kong

JCA co-editor Toby Carroll has an op-ed with The Conversation. In “Hong Kong is one of the most unequal cities in the world. So why aren’t the protesters angry at the rich and powerful?” he observes that much of the … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2019 published

Issue number 1 for Volume 49 of the journal, the first for 2019, has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This number of the journal is a collection of six research articles, one commentary and … Continue reading

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On “Chineseness”

Justin Wu is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has reviewed Allen Chun’s Forget Chineseness: On the Geopolitics of Cultural Identification, published by the State University of New … Continue reading

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