Hong Kong S Indigenous Democracy

Author: Sonny Shiu Hing Lo
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137397144
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This book is a unique contribution to the study of democratization in Hong Kong, with chapters including the legal tradition in Hong Kong, the features of Hong Kong's indigenous democracy, the 2014 Umbrella Movement, and the evolution of ...

A Modern History Of Hong Kong

Author: Steve Tsang
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857730835
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development that might allow Hong Kong to move towards independence.16 In
Beijing's conception, the 'high degree of autonomy' it promised Hong Kong did
not mean democratic selfgovernment.17 However, it was willing to make some ...
of popular and organised indigenous [italics original] leaders as the guardian of
its interests, as confidenceboosters and as guarantors of the success of the
vaunted “one country, two systems” approach to Hong Kong's political future'.18
These ...

Re Shaping Education For Citizenship

Author: Lai Pak-Sang
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443835609
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Democratic National Citizenship in Hong Kong Lai Pak-Sang, Lai Pak-Sang
Byram Michael ... TIMES. Introduction. In Chapter Two, it was shown that
citizenship education as political socialisation in Hong Kong changed with
changes of time and politics. Citizenship education ... Hong Kong's civic
education will remain focused on the indigenous without changing its status and
the national will only appear if there is accommodation of national elements from
China. What counts in Hong ...

Hong Kong And Macau

Author: Deng-Hui Lee
Publisher:
ISBN:
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preserving stability & prosperity, enhancing freedom & democracy Deng-Hui Lee,
Zhan Lian, Guang hua chuan bo shi ye zong gong si. I must add, however, given
that the Taiwan situation is completely different from that of Hong Kong, we are
absolutely opposed to any attempt by the mainland authorities to apply the "one
country, two systems" formula to the Taiwan area of the Republic of China.
Furthermore, we hope that Hong Kong's change of status in 1997 will not
substantively ...

The New Rich In Asia

Author: David Goodman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136157107
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Table 7.1 The four fractions of Hong Kong's new rich Fractions Political
orientation Economic orientation 1. Local bourgeoisie Conservative, anti
democratic, seepolitics as a means to achieve profits Support private
propertyrights and capitalism 2. Local middleclass liberals Fully support ...
Theindigenous liberalminded middle classisin general composed ofmany
barristers, solicitors, medical doctors and secondary school teachers. With the
rapid expansion of tertiary institutions such as ...

Democracy In Hong Kong

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs
Publisher: Government Printing Office
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The Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor is the largest indigenous membership-
based human rights organization in Hong Kong. We aim to promote better human
rights protection in Hong Kong, both in terms of law and practical daily life, and to
encourage greater human rights awareness. Our submission will focus on two
areas: (a) the demand for democracy by Hong Kong people; and (b) the recent
developments which have threatened freedoms in Hong Kong. demand for
democracy ...

Democracy In East Asia

Author: Larry Jay Diamond
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780801859632
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30 June 1997, however, there is no doubt that the path Hong Kong has followed
over the past 15 years is unique. The case of Hong Kong is not that of a
community aspiring to democracy as a means to the economic development that
Western democracies seem to enjoy. Hong Kong was already ... These demands
coincided with the coming of age of a truly indigenous generation and with
advances in Hong Kong's economic growth rates, level of education, and
standard of living.

Plural Sovereignties And Contemporary Indigenous Literature

Author: S. Christie
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230620752
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In particular, I salute the North American indigenous nations from where it is I am
currently writing: the city-state of Hong Kong in the People's Republic of China,
recently returned to its sovereign owners after more than one hundred and fifty
years of colonial occupation. Of course, the restoration of sovereignty does not in
itself ensure that democracy will ensue. I would like to acknowledge the support
of the Hong Kong University Grants Commission and its reviewers, local and ...

East Asian Social Movements

Author: Jeffrey Broadbent
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387096261
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... the largest indigenous social movement in Hong Kong history, and subsequent
movements illustrate these post-modernist qualities and explain the conditions
for their emergence. In the political transition from British colonial rule to Chinese
Special Administrative Region (SAR) during 1984–1997, the predominant form of
social movement in Hong Kong was the democracy movement, focusing on the
rate and the scope of democratization. This is because before the 1997 handover
, ...

Dynamics And Dilemma

Author: Bin Yu
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781560723035
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APEC Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ARATS Association for Relations
Across the Taiwan Straits (PRC) BLCC Basic Law Consultative Committee (PRC
and Hong Kong) BLDC Basic Law Drafting Committee (PRC and Hong Kong)
BULOG ... Monetary Fund ISI Import-substitution Industrialization JD Sino-British
Joint Declaration (on Hong Kong's future, 1984) KMT Nationalist Party or
Guomindang (Taiwan) LEGCO Legislative Council (Hong Kong) IDF Indigenous
Defense Fighter ...