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Author Chan, Raymond K. H
Title Social Issues and Policies in Asia : Family, Ageing and Work
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2014
©2014
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (273 pages)
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Note Intro -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- LIST OF FIGURES -- LIST OF TABLES -- CONTRIBUTORS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- CHAPTER ONE -- PART I -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- CHAPTER FOUR -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- PART II -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- CHAPTER NINE -- CHAPTER TEN -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- CHAPTER TWELVE
In the past few decades, societies in Asia have experienced rapid and dramatic changes in their economic, social and political spheres. Despite the wide diversity among these countries, a few general trends can be observed. Globalization has swept across Asia, bringing intensive economic interactions, with a strong commitment to liberalism and market capitalism. Wage labour has become the common form of employment. Individuals, as well as countries, are increasingly exposed to the competitive..
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Chan, Raymond K. H. Social Issues and Policies in Asia : Family, Ageing and Work Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher,c2014 9781443859523
Subject Popular culture -- Asia.;Social change -- Asia.;Asia -- Cultural policy.;Asia -- Social life and customs -- 21st century
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Alt Author Wang, Lih-Rong
Zinn, Jens O
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