0 Comments

Book Launch of 《大隧同源:大老山隧道與瀝源發展歷程》

The Department of Social Science has held the book launch of 《大隧同源:大老山隧道與瀝源發展歷程》with sharings from the three writers from our Department. Date: 1 November 2018 Time: 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Facilitators: Dr. Rami Chan, Dr. Joe Poon and Dr. Christopher Au Yeung Venue: Exhibition Area, G/F of the Library The Book is now available in major […]

0 Comments

HSMC 2nd Asian Studies Colloquium 2018-2019

Faith in Finance: Gender and the Politics of Value in Islamic Finance Speaker: Dr. Laura Elder (Asian Studies Visiting Scholar, Department of Social Science) Dr. Laura Elder is our Asian Studies Visiting Scholar. She is also an Associate Professor at the Department of Global Studies and Program in Intercultural Studies, Saint Mary’s College Notre Dame. […]

0 Comments

HSMC 1st Asian Studies Colloquium 2018-2019

Topic: Why is Hong Kong Studies important? Date 30 August 2018 (Thursday) Prof. TANIGAKI Mariko (谷垣 真理子) Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Area Studies, The University of Tokyo                

0 Comments

Inclusive Development Workshop: Greater China and Beyond

The two-day workshop of  “Inclusive Development Workshop: Greater China and Beyond” is jointly organized by The Centre for Greater China Studies (CGCS) of Hang Seng Management College, the Department of Social Science and the Afro-Asian Society for Inclusive Development.  The workshop aims to shed new light on long-standing problems by bringing together Asian and African scholars […]

0 Comments

Shadow Silk Road: Non-state Flow of Commodity, Capital, and People across Eurasia (RGC-IIDS 2016-17)

Dr. HUNG Po Wah, Eva This project is meant to be a two-day workshop to bring together international scholars researching on cross-border exchanges for an intensive discussion on the shadow economy in comparative perspectives. The workshop is scheduled on 25-26 May 2017 and includes participants from The Netherlands, Russia, Germany, Serbia, Pakistan, India, and Nepal, […]

0 Comments

恒生管理學院社會科學系 與 國立臺灣大學政治學系 正式簽署 學術合作備忘錄

香港恒生管理學院社會科學系系主任高朗教授,於 2016 年10 月與國立臺灣大學政治學系洽談簽訂備忘錄事宜,並於 2017 年2月陪同恒生管理學院校長拜會國立臺灣大學楊校長,對於兩校交流達成多項共識。 2017 年4月17日,恒生管理學院社會科學系系主任高朗教授來臺與國立臺灣大學政治學系正式簽署「國立臺灣大學社會科學院政治學系與恒生管理學院社會科學系學術合作備忘錄」,期許未來兩系能有更多研究、教學合作及彼此師生交流,以共同提升兩系學術水準。

0 Comments

A Philosophical Investigation of the Relationship between Emotion and Mood (RGC-FDS 2014-15)

Dr. WONG Muk Yan This project seeks to clarify and reformulate the conceptual relationship between emotions and moods in light of recent research in philosophy, cognitive psychology, and neuroscience. The argument is that the output of emotion, i.e. physiological and behavioral responses, can be monitored by a mood with respect to its influence on our […]

0 Comments

Early Fatherhood among Returnees in Hong Kong: Spousal Relations, Child-rearing and Work (RGC-FDS 2014-17 )

Dr. NGAN Lok Sun, Lucille Return migrants now constitute a significant proportion of Hong Kong’s migrant population as there has been a high rate of repatriation of skilled, professional middle-class migrants who emigrated as children to Western countries before the 1997 handover. This study examines the fatherhood experiences of second–generation return migrants through exploring their […]

0 Comments

Cross-border Exchanges and Shadow Economy in the Pearl River Delta Region (RGC-FDS 2014-17)

Dr. HUNG Po Wah, Eva Transnational movement of goods, capital, and labor has become a taken-for-granted activity under globalization. Yet apart from sketchy records of criminal activities, cross-border exchanges through informal or illicit means are seldom studied. This is particularly so when many ordinary citizens take advantage of the grey areas in unregulated transactions. While […]