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  • The Search for New Governance of Higher Education in Asiaby Ka-Ho Mok

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00

    This volume sets out in the wider context of globalization to critically examine how selected countries / societies in Asia have responded to the growing pressures of globalization for improving university performance in the global market place. more...

  • Social and Political Development in Post-reform Chinaby Ka-Ho Mok

    Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 150.00

    This book is a sociological study of how economic reforms, started in the late 1970s, have affected people's life in China. The book is based upon the author's recent research projects conducted in mainland China. The unique feature of the book is not only based upon qualitative analysis but also quantitative data, the integration of which can enhance... more...

  • Intellectuals and the State in Post-Mao Chinaby Ka-Ho Mok

    Palgrave Macmillan 1998; US$ 176.00

    To understand political change in contemporary China it is crucial to understand the position of intellectuals in that society and their often troubled relation to the state. This book explores the ideas of prominent Chinese intellectuals, their relationship to the pro-democracy movements and the changing relationship between intellectuals and the... more...

  • The Quest for Entrepreneurial Universities in East Asiaby Ka Ho Mok

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00

    With the rise of the knowledge economy, universities are under pressure to embrace not just their traditional missions of teaching and research but a third mission of serving economic and social development. This book examines the major strategies that governments in East Asia have adopted to promote this kind of innovation in the education sector.... more...

  • Education Reform and Education Policy in East Asiaby Ka-ho Mok

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 48.95

    This book assesses the impact of globalization on the education systems of key East Asian countries, including China, Hong Kong, Japan, and the "tiger economies" of South Korea, Taiwan and Singapore, examining how the increasingly interdependent economic system has driven policy change and education reform. It discusses how policy makers have... more...

  • Globalization and Educational Restructuring in Asia and the Pacific Regionby Ka-Ho Mok; Anthony Welch

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 144.00

    The focus of this book is to examine the growing impact of globalization on education policy and development in the Asia Pacific region. It analyses the reaction of selected societies and the strategies that their governments have adopted in response to the tidal wave of marketization, corporization, commercialization and privatization. Particular... more...

  • Changing Governance and Public Policy in East Asiaby Ka Ho Mok; Ray Forrest

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 54.95

    The search for good governance has become an increasingly important element of public policy and public management and is high on the political agenda of East Asian countries. The need for robust governance structures and institutions was brought into sharp focus by the Asian Financial Crisis which adversely affected most East Asian societies.... more...

  • Changing Education Governance and Management in Asiaby Professor Ka Ho Mok; Dr. Pak Tee Ng

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00

    The e-book reflects the increasing thirst for knowledge of trends in the Far East-“Changing education governance and management in Asia” is representative of this. This e-book offers a distinctive comparative perspective analyzing recent changes in education governance and management in selected Asian societies including Hong Kong, Mainland... more...

  • Globalization and Educationby Joshua Ka-ho Mok; David Kin-keung Chan

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2002; US$ 45.00

    This book adopts the wider perspective of globalization in order to examine and critically reflect upon the origin, evolution and development of the Quality Education Movement in Hong Kong. more...

  • Social Cohesion in Greater Chinaby Ka Ho Mok; Yeun-Wen Ku

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 163.00

    This book critically examines the issues and challenges of social development faced by societies in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong, with particular reference to the major strategies these societies adopt to promote social cohesion and civil harmony in the context of globalization. It focuses on people who have been socially marginalized by the... more...