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Selected Publications of Academic Members of the Institute

Lingnan research team works with colleagues from London School of Economics
Professor Ka Ho Mok and Dr Yuyang Kang contributed to a new book entitled The Anthropocene in Global Media edited by Professor Leslie Sklair from London School of Economics is published by London Routledge in October 2020.

Xiong, Weiyan. 2020. Ethnic Minority-Serving Institutions: Higher Education Case Studies from the United States and China. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
https://www.palgrave.com/gp/series/14849

Journal of Asian Public Policy - JAPP is an international journal edited by Ka Ho Mok which offers publication opportunity for comparative and international research in policy studies with focus on Asia.
https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rapp20/current

MOK, KH, LANG, S & HAN, X 2020, 'The quest for global talent for changing economic needs: a study of student mobility and job prospects for returnees in China', Globalisation, Societies and Education, vol. 18, no. 1 (Special Issue), pp. 79-96.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14767724.2019.1690734

MOK, KH, WELCH, A & KANG, Y 2019, 'Government innovation policy and higher education: the case of Shenzhen, China', Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management.
https://doi.org/10.1080/1360080X.2019.1701851

MOK, KH & QIAN, J 2019, 'A new welfare regime in the making? Paternalistic welfare pragmatism in China', Journal of European Social Policy, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 100-114.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0958928718767603

MOK, KH, KÜHNER, S & HUANG, G 2017, 'The productivist construction of selective welfare pragmatism in China', Social Policy and Administration, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 876-897.
https://doi.org/10.1111/spol.12337

LEI, J & CHAN, CK 2019, 'Does China’s public assistance scheme create welfare dependency? An assessment of the welfare of the Urban Minimum Living Standard Guarantee', International Social Work, vol. 62, no. 2, pp. 487-501.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0020872817731142

CHAN, CK, VICKERS, T & BARNARD, A 2019, 'Meaning Through Caregiving: A Qualitative Study of the Experiences of Informal Carers', British Journal of Social Work. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjsw/bcz039

CHAN, CK 2018, Introduction: Contracting out social services in China. in J LEI & CK CHAN (eds), China’s Social Welfare Revolution: Contracting out Social Services. Comparative Development and Policy in Asia, Routledge, New York, pp. 1-11.

CHAN, CK & LEI, J 2018, 'Public Assistance Eligibility and the Well-Being of Poor People in China', Journal of Social Service Research, vol. 44, no. 4, pp. 437-447.
https://doi.org/10.1080/01488376.2018.1476294

LAU, MKW, GORDON, D, ZHANG, MF & BRADSHAW, J 2019, 'Children’s and Adults’ perceptions of child necessities in Hong Kong', Social Policy and Administration, vol. 53, no. 6, pp. 835-853.
https://doi.org/10.1111/spol.12539

KÜHNER, S, LAU, M, JIANG, J & WEN, Z 2019, 'Personal income, local communities and happiness in a rich global city: evidence from Hong Kong', Journal of Asian Public Policy.
https://doi.org/10.1080/17516234.2019.1652419

LAU, MK & CHOU, K 2019, 'Targeting, Universalism and Child Poverty in Hong Kong', Child Indicators Research, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 255-275.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12187-018-9540-9

LAU, KWM & BRADSHAW, J 2018, 'Material well-being, social relationships and children’s overall life satisfaction in Hong Kong', Child Indicators Research, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 185-205.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12187-016-9426-7

WONG, HK & POON, SY 2018, 'An Exploratory Study on the Social Enterprise Sector in Hong Kong', Hang Seng Management College Business Review, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 33-37.

ZHAN, G & WONG, HKA 2017, Consumer adoption of Wi-Fi network : the role of security knowledge, perceived threat and security measures. in Proceedings of the 8th international conference on e-education, e-business, e-management and e-learning. The Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., pp. 1-5.
https://doi.org/10.1145/3026480.3026481

WONG, AHK, TIAN, Y & POON, P 2016, 'Managing opportunism in China : the roles of Guanxi, environmental uncertainty, and management culture', Journal of Global Marketing, vol. 29, no. 2, pp. 98-111.
https://doi.org/10.1080/08911762.2016.1139223

WONG, AHK & TSE, FWL 2016 'Social media, networking, and marketing performance : a study of social enterprises in Hong Kong' Hong Kong Institute of Business Studies Working Paper Series, no. 076-1516, Hong Kong Institute of Business Studies, Hong Kong.

JIANG, J, MOK, KH & SHEN, W 2020, 'Riding over the National and Global Disequilibria: International Learning and Academic Career Development of Chinese Ph.D. Returnees', Higher Education Policy.
https://doi.org/10.1057/s41307-019-00175-9

JIANG, J & MOK, KH 2019, Asserting Global Leadership in Higher Education : Governance with Strong Government in China. in DSL JARVIS & KH MOK (eds), Transformations in higher education governance in Asia : policy, politics and progress. Higher Education in Asia: Quality, Excellence and Governance book series (HEAQEG), Springer Singapore, pp. 101-121.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-9294-8_5

JIANG, J & SHEN, W 2019, 'International Mentorship and Research Collaboration: Evidence from European-Trained Chinese PhD Returnees', Frontiers of Education in China, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 180-205.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11516-019-0010-z

KANG, Y & JIANG, J 2019, 'Revisiting the innovation systems of cross-border cities: the role of higher education institution and cross-boundary cooperation in Hong Kong and Shenzhen', Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management.
https://doi.org/10.1080/1360080X.2019.1701849

GYASI, RM, PHILLIPS, DR & AMOAH, PA 2020, 'Multidimensional Social Support and Health Services Utilization Among Noninstitutionalized Older Persons in Ghana', Journal of Aging and Health, vol. 32, no. 3-4, pp. 227-239.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0898264318816217

AMOAH, PA & PHILLIPS, DR 2020, 'Socio-demographic and behavioral correlates of health literacy: a gender perspective in Ghana', Women and Health, vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 123-139.
https://doi.org/10.1080/03630242.2019.1613471

AMOAH, PA, MOK, KH, WEN, Z & LI, LW 2019, 'Achieving the age-friendly city agenda: an interventional study in Hong Kong’s Islands district', Journal of Asian Public Policy.
https://doi.org/10.1080/17516234.2019.1663981

AMOAH, PA 2019, 'Local patterns of social capital and sustenance of the Community-Based Health Planning Services (CHPS) policy: a qualitative comparative study in Ghana', BMJ Open, vol. 9, no. 2, e023376.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023376

XIONG, W & MOK, KH 2020, 'Critical Reflections on Mainland China and Taiwan Overseas Returnees’ Job Searches and Career Development Experiences in the Rising Trend of Anti-globalisation', Higher Education Policy.
https://doi.org/10.1057/s41307-020-00185-y

XIONG, W & JACOB, WJ 2020, 'Ethnic minority-serving higher education institutions in the United States and China: a comparative case study of two institutions', Asia Pacific Education Review.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12564-020-09625-1

XIONG, W & MOK, KH 2020, 'Sustainability Practices of Higher Education Institutions in Hong Kong : A Case Study of a Sustainable Campus Consortium', Sustainability, vol. 12, no. 2, 452.
https://doi.org/10.3390/su12020452

WANG, X & XIONG, W 2019, Physical Education in Early Childhood Education and Care in China. in B Antala, G Demirhan, A Carraro, C Oktar, H Oz & A Kaplánová (eds), Physical Education in Early Childhood Education and Care : Researches – Best Practices – Situation. Slovak Scientific Society for Physical Education and Sport and FIEP, Bratislava, Slovakia, pp. 387-394.

He, AJ & HUANG, G 2015, 'Fighting for Migrant Labor Rights in the World's Factory: legitimacy, resource constraints and strategies of grassroots migrant labor NGOs in South China', Journal of Contemporary China, vol. 24, no. 93, pp. 471-492.
https://doi.org/10.1080/10670564.2014.953851

MOK, KH & HUANG, G 2014, Asserting the “public” in welfare provision : a study of resident evaluation and expectation of social services in Guangzhou, China. in Managing social change and social policy in greater China: Welfare regimes in transition. Routledge, pp. 111-125.

NGOK, KL & HUANG, G 2014, 'Policy paradigm shift and the changing role of the state: The development of social policy in China since 2003', Social Policy and Society, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 251-261. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1474746413000602

MOK, KH & HUANG, G 2013, 'Resident evaluation and expectation of social services in Guangzhou', Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, vol. 42, no. 3, pp. 7-28.

ZHU, AYF, CHAN, ALS & CHOU, KL 2020, 'The Pathway Toward Radical Political Participation Among Young People in Hong Kong: A Communication Mediation Approach', East Asia.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12140-019-09326-6

ZHU, AYF, CHAN, ALS & CHOU, KL 2019, 'Creative social media use and political participation in young people: The moderation and mediation role of online political expression', Journal of Adolescence, vol. 77, pp. 108-117.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adolescence.2019.10.010

ZHU, AYF 2019, 'Credit Card Use of College Students: A Broad Review', Journal of Personal Finance, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 55-63.

ZHU, AYF 2019, 'Financial risk tolerance of Hong Kong adolescents: A hierarchical model', Children and Youth Services Review, vol. 102, pp. 193-200.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2019.05.014

CHEN, J 2019, 'Self-abandonment or seeking an alternative way out: Understanding Chinese rural migrant children’s resistance to schooling', British Journal of Sociology of Education. https://doi.org/10.1080/01425692.2019.1691504

ZHI, T & CHEN, J 2018, 'Review on the inequality and inadequate of educational development in China', Tsinghua Journal of Education, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 10-13.

REICHERT, F, CHEN, J & TORNEY-PUTA, J 2018, 'Profiles of adolescents’ perception of democratic classroom climate and students’ influence: The effect of school and community contexts', Journal of Youth and Adolescence, vol. 47, no. 6, pp. 1279-1298.

CHEN, J, WANG, D & ZHOU, Y 2016, Education for population control: Migrant children's education under new policies in Beijing. in YK CHA, J GUNDARA, SH HAM,& M LEE (eds.), Multicultural Education in Glocal Perspectives. Springer Singapore, pp. 153-166.

WANG, W 2020, 'Everyday practice in the high density, volumetric Hong Kong: Ambiguity, intensity and life between interfaces', Cities, vol. 96, 102462.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cities.2019.102462

WANG, WJ 2019, 'A Study of Digitally Enhanced People–Space Interaction: A Place-Centric Perspective', Space and Culture.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1206331219881352

WEN, Z & NGOK, K 2019, 'Governing the poor in Guangzhou : Marginalization and the neo-liberal paternalist construction of deservedness', China Information, vol. 33, no. 2, pp. 210-233.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0920203X18786876

JIANG, J, QIAN, J & WEN, Z 2018, 'Social protection for the informal sector in urban China : institutional constraints and self-selection behaviour', Journal of Social Policy, vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 335-357.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0047279417000563

WEN, Z 2017, 'Government purchase of services in China : similar intentions, different policy designs', Public Administration and Development, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 65-78.
https://doi.org/10.1002/pad.1792

MOK, KH, WEN, Z & DALE, R 2016, 'Employability and mobility in the valorisation of higher education qualifications : the experiences and reflections of Chinese students and graduates', Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 264-281.
https://doi.org/10.1080/1360080X.2016.1174397

SAUNDERS, P & TANG, VM 2019, 'Adult and child deprivation in Hong Kong', Social Policy and Administration, vol. 53, no. 6, pp. 820-834.
https://doi.org/10.1111/spol.12533

ZHANG, Y, WONG, H, CHEN, J-K & TANG, VMY 2019, 'Comparing income poverty gap and deprivation on social acceptance: A mediation model with interpersonal communication and social support', Social Policy and Administration, vol. 53, no. 6, pp. 889-902.
https://doi.org/10.1111/spol.12536

CHUNG, RY-N, CHUNG, GK, GORDON, D, Wong, SY, LAU, MK-W, TANG, MYV & WONG, H 2018, 'Deprivation is associated with worse physical and mental health beyond income poverty : a population-based household survey among Chinese adults', Quality of Life Research, vol. 27, no. 8, pp. 2127-2135.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11136-018-1863-y

TANG, VMY 2017, Is social capital as important as human capital in child poverty alleviation? in MKW LAU & D GORDON (eds), Povertyin a Rich Society : The Case of Hong Kong. The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press, pp. 145-178.