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The Road to Serfdom or Freedom? Urban Governance, Civic Engagement, and Contentious Politics in Guangdong (May 26, 9:30am)
Social Sciences Faculty
Uploaded on 2022-05-15 13:17:14
You are cordially invited to join us for a new lecture series initiated by the Contemporary China Research Cluster, The Greater Bay Area Lecture Series: The Road to Serfdom or Freedom? Urban Governance, Civic Engagement, and Contentious Politics in Guangdong.
2022 AsiaGlobal Fellows Program Applications Now Open
Asia Global Institute
Uploaded on 2022-01-05 18:05:08
We are now seeking outstanding individuals who have demonstrated strong leadership potential and are up-and-coming influencers in politics, policymaking, business or civil society. The program aims to nurture future leaders who share a common career interest in policy with a deeper understanding of ...
Wetland Governance in China: Actors, Networks and Aspirations in the Politics of Ecology
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-25 14:34:22
KB428, 4/F, Knowles Building & via Zoom
The Urbanization of People: Politics of Development, Labor Markets, and Schooling in the Chinese City
Social Sciences Faculty
Uploaded on 2019-10-31 17:13:23
Thursday November 21, 2019 | 4:30pm Social Sciences Chamber, 11/F, The Jockey Club Tower Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong
(JMSC author talk) The Fight for China's Future: Civil Society vs. the CCP
Journalism and Media Studies Centre
Uploaded on 2019-10-28 16:32:20
Author Willy Wo-Lap Lam will share his assessment of Xi Jinpings hard-authoritarian leadership and the opportunities this has given civil society groups to promote the rule of law, media freedom and other global norms in China.
HKU President's Forum
Uploaded on 2019-07-18 21:31:41
The President’s Forum, held on July 18th, 2019, was initiated by the University Affairs Committee, HKUSU Council. The forum, a follow-up of the President’s previous meeting with students that occurred on the night of July 12th, 2019, was an opportunity for HKU students, staff and alumni ...
30 Years on after the Fall of the Berlin Wall
Ctr of Dev & Resources for Students
Uploaded on 2019-03-08 16:22:11
he most symbolic notorious barrier of the Cold War, the Berlin Wall, was eventually dismantled as a result of a series of revolutions in the nearby Eastern Bloc. The reunification process of East and West Germany began at that point. It was a long struggle to reunite two parts of the country, which ...
一國兩制的實踐:憲制責任與人權 The Implementation of OCTS
Ctr of Dev & Resources for Students
Uploaded on 2019-02-22 12:37:12
Symposium on Digital Research into Media and Politics
Journalism and Media Studies Centre
Uploaded on 2018-07-12 15:32:54
Co-organized by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre and Society of Hong Kong Studies
Details and registration at https://jmsc.hku.hk/digitalresearch/
Seminar on Economics and Politics in Central Europe by Mr. Vladimír Dlouhý
Business & Economics Faculty
Uploaded on 2018-01-02 11:05:38
Mr. Dlouhý was appointed as President of the Czech Chamber of Commerce in May 2014. The Czech Chamber of Commerce was set up as an independent national chamber with voluntary membership. It is the largest and most representative business association in the Czech Republic, providing a platform for o...
How Much Should We Expect to Know About Chinese Politics?
Social Sciences Faculty
Uploaded on 2017-06-12 12:50:50
Contemporary China Studies Public Lecture How Much Should We Expect to Know About Chinese Politics? Views from Journalists and Scholars
"Out of China" - Book event with Prof Robert Bickers
HKU Bookstore
Uploaded on 2017-04-07 17:38:38
Book event with author Prof Robert Bickers and moderator Prof David M. Pomfret
Early Career Teaching Award 2016 - Dr Courtney FUNG
Registry (CPAO)
Uploaded on 2017-03-27 00:00:00
Early Career Teaching Award 2016 - Dr Courtney FUNG, Department of Politics and Public Administration
KE Lunch Meeting: Knowledge Exchange on War, Terrorism, and Torture?
Knowledge Exchange Office
Uploaded on 2016-04-12 11:54:11
by Dr Uwe Steinhoff, Associate Professor, Department of Politics and Public Administration
Public Lecture by Professor Xiulan Zhang
Dept of Soc Work & Social Administration
Uploaded on 2016-03-17 15:49:01
Changing the Social Norms of Smoking in China: Unfolding the Interplay among Health, Economics and Politics in a Rapidly Changing Society 改變中國吸煙的社會規範:快速社會變遷中的健康、經濟和政治因素互動 Date: April 11, 2016 (Monday) Time: 6:30-7:30pm (Tea Reception st...
GE Enrolment: Germination
General Education Unit
Uploaded on 2016-01-21 10:25:52
This semester, GE is offering a variety of programmes on politics, personal/faith, sustainability, social concern, business & economics, science & technology, arts & culture and the interactive programmes of Project G/ GEST (GE Student Team) and Happy 2gether. Enrolment Counters - 26/1 (...
Graduate School Award Presentation Ceremony 2015 (Part 1)
Graduate School of the Research Services
Uploaded on 2015-12-21 11:50:46
Li Ka Shing Prizes (2013-14) Mr YUEN Ho Yin (MPhil) Department of Politics and Public Administration
Demystifying ISIS: Reality in the Context of Global Power Politics
General Education Unit
Uploaded on 2015-10-19 10:55:00
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is growing its territory while rapidly expanding its network in the Middle East, North Africa, and around the world. It has been infamously known for its brutality and is seen to bring impact on regional and global security.
Cantonese: Culture and Identity of the Tongue
General Education Unit
Uploaded on 2015-04-09 16:13:50
Cantonese the language experiences a dynamic and complex development in recent years amid the rapid social changes in Hong Kong. The increasingly widespread use of Putonghua is seen in various domains. Meanwhile, there are calls for preserving Cantonese as it represents a distinctive Hong Kong lingu...
In Conversation with Filmmakers and Activists: Screening of LESSONS IN DISSENT (Matthew Torne, 2014, 97 min)
School of Humanities
Uploaded on 2015-02-24 16:56:08
Q&A session with Joshua Wong, Scholarism member; Derek Lam, Scholarism member ; Ma Jai, activist; Avery Ng, activist; and others involved in this documentary devoted to young and Hong Kong politics. Discussion will focus on all aspects of the production process, distribution, exhibition, and cri...
HKU Research Videos - Confucianism for the Modern World
Registry (Research Services)
Uploaded on 2015-02-13 17:53:27
Although Confucius lived many centuries ago, his philosophical insights, particularly on virtues such as harmony, civility and respect, can still be relevant for modern politics and society, as explored by academics at HKU. For full video, please visit: hku.hk/research
NEW BOOK - Staging Corruption: Chinese Television and Politics
HK University Press
Uploaded on 2015-02-12 16:41:17
A fascinating, engaging, and highly original book. By showing us how to read contemporary Chinese society and politics through the prism of the production and consumption of popular television dramas, Staging Corruption makes an exceptional contribution to Chinese media studies.
Shanghai Lalas
HK University Press
Uploaded on 2015-01-28 08:26:44
Up-to-date lesbian communities and politics in China
Visions of the City: Hong Kong in Different Eyes
HKU Bookstore
Uploaded on 2014-10-31 16:02:54
Rethinking Politics and Culture in Hong Kong Series. Speaker: Prof. Leo Ou-fan Lee (Sin Wai Kin Professor of Chinese Culture, CUHK)
New Book by HKU Press
HK University Press
Uploaded on 2014-07-31 14:49:09
Talk Radio explores the vital and influential world of Hong Kong’s phone-in programs. The book will be of interest to scholars of politics, media studies, and cultural studies both in Hong Kong and overseas.
hKUDOS - HKU Students' Blog
Registry - Academic Liaison Office
Uploaded on 2014-06-04 11:51:52
hKUDOS is a an online platform for the world to witness stories directly from the scene through our star bloggers from diverse backgrounds, interests and academic disciplines. Whether it is food, fashion, politics, opinion, arts, events or simply just a piece of your mind. hKUDOS aims to be an inter...
The College of St John's the Evangelist, HKU, has the pleasure of inviting all Students of HKU to participate in the Shann Lectures 2014:
St. John's College SA
Uploaded on 2014-05-23 17:47:08
This Seminar focuses on the position and role of Hong Kong in the ongoing competition between China and Japan for dominance, not only culturally and economically, but also in territorial disputes, international politics and military preparations. We have gathered a group of prominent professionals, ...
Law, Power and International Politics with Special Reference to East Asia: Carl Schmitt's Grossraum Analysis
Law Faculty
Uploaded on 2012-12-04 09:19:42
This is the first ethnographic study of lala (lesbian, bisexual, and transgender) communities and politics in China, focusing on the city of Shanghai.
HK University Press
Uploaded on 2012-11-23 15:54:16
In China's Embrace or Grip?
Dept of Politics & Public Administration
Uploaded on 2011-11-14 15:09:48
Public Lecture by Prof. Paul Evans
Dept of Politics & Public Administration
Uploaded on 2011-11-14 14:41:10
Centenary Distinguished Lecture: Rethinking Environmental Protection and Politics Centenary Distinguished Lecture — Rethinking Environmental Protection and Politics
Social Sciences Faculty
Uploaded on 2011-04-18 10:20:41
Disease and Crime: Social Pathologies and the New Politics of Health
Centre for the Humanities and Medicine
Uploaded on 2011-03-01 09:14:08
Demographic Change and the Future of American Politics
Dept of Politics & Public Administration
Uploaded on 2010-04-08 10:20:42
“Sixty is the New Forty” (or is it?)
Dept of Politics & Public Administration
Uploaded on 2010-03-12 15:15:05
Reflections on the Health of the Chinese Body Politic
The U-Vision Video Composer service has been retired. HKU staff and students are eligible to use TechSmith Camtasia with site license for offline video editing. More details in ITS website: https://moodle-support.hku.hk/camtasia-site-license-staff-and-students