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Jun 16 2017

Resources from Routledge Area Studies

Routledge has published the latest research in Area Studies and Social Sciences. Visit the following sites and get access to free articles on the subjects.

Article from Third World Quarterly

Sexual violence in armed conflicts: research progress and remaining gaps By Carlo Koos

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b1930928.

 

Article from Chinese Journal of Communication

Public trust in local governments and environmental risks in China: the effects of media use, perceived dread, and perceived inequality By Qing Huang

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b5739990.

  

2017 Most Read: Area Studies

The collection gathers several most read articles title of the year from Area Studies. Please click here to access the articles for free. HKU users can continue to access the subscribed titles via the library website.

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Jun 12 2017

Resources from Routledge Politics

Routledge has published the latest research in Politics and offers free access to the following resources:

Article from Journal of European Public Policy

Failing forward in EU migration policy? EU integration after the 2015 asylum and migration crisis

By Marco Scipioni

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2074430.

 

Article from Journal of Economic Policy Reform

Why is change so slow? Assessing prospects for United Nations Security Council reform

By Madeleine O. Hosli & Thomas Dörfler

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4213152.

 

Article from International Journal of Public Administration

Public Policy, Institutional Formation, and Multilevel Policy-Making – or “How to Get It to the People?”

By Eva G. Heidbreder

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2558822.

 

2017 Most Read: Politics

Routledge gathers Most Read articles of 2017 from the Politics subject area.

Please click here to access the resources. HKU users can continue to access the subscribed titles via the library website.

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Jun 09 2017

Top-scoring articles from SAGE Sociology

Sociology is an official journal of the British Sociological Association. The scope of Sociology is wide ranging – both geographically and substantively – and it includes shorter notes, comments, reviews of recent developments and book reviews as well as core theoretical and empirical research papers. It also publishes occasional special issues principally devoted to particular themes.

 

Top-scoring articles from Sociology:

  1. A New Model of Social Class? Findings from the BBC’s Great British Class Survey Experiment
  2. ‘Like Skydiving without a Parachute’: How Class Origin Shapes Occupational Trajectories in British Acting
  3. Male Breadwinning Revisited: How Specialisation, Gender Role Attitudes and Work Characteristics Affect Overwork and Underwork in Europe
  4. Towards a Sociological Understanding of Social Media: Theorizing Twitter
  5. A Sociologist Walks into a Bar (and Other Academic Challenges): Towards a Methodology of Humour

These articles are available for free until 25th Jun 2017. HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b1372075.

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Jun 07 2017

New additions for Social Sciences at HKU Libraries

Click on the links below to find the new additions for social sciences for the current week and the past three weeks:

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Jun 05 2017

Maintenance on Emerald’s research platform, Emerald Insight, 6 June 2017

Maintenance on Emerald’s research platform, Emerald Insight, which is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 6 June 2017 beginning at 03:00 pm – lasting for up to 12 hours.
During this time, the site will be placed into ‘read-only’ mode, making the following functionality unavailable for the duration of the upgrade:
• Activating access tokens
• Adding publications as favourites
• Alert subscriptions
• Any changes to ‘My Account’ and ‘Institutional Account’
• E-commerce
• Registration
• Search.

Should you access the website during this time, you will receive a notification that the site functionality is temporary unavailable within your browser. Please note that this may also affect some functionality on emeraldpublishing.com.
This essential website maintenance is part of Emerald’s customer focused development initiative, which aims to deliver an enhanced user experience to our customers.
Many thanks for your patience and continued support.

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May 31 2017

New additions for Social Sciences at HKU Libraries

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May 24 2017

New additions for Social Sciences at HKU Libraries

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May 19 2017

Latest resources from Routledge Behavioral Sciences

Routledge has published the latest research in Behavioral Sciences and offers free access to the following resources.

Article from International Forum of Psychoanalysis

Mental collapse as “disorganized attachment”: A dynamic understanding for clinicians

By Sonia Gojman-de-Millán & Salvador Millán

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2518815.

 

Article from Nutritional Neuroscience

The effect of vitamin D supplement on the score and quality of sleep in 20–50 year-old people with sleep disorders compared with control group

By Mohammad Shahi Majid, Hosseini Seyed Ahmad, Helli Bizhan…et al.

HKUL users can also access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b3009849.

 

2017 Most Read: Behavioral Sciences

The collection gathers Most Read articles of 2017 from Behavioral Sciences subject area.

Please click here to access the articles. HKU users can continue to access the subscribed titles via the library website.

 

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May 17 2017

New additions for Social Sciences at HKU Libraries

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May 12 2017

JapanKnowledge service suspension 28 May, 2017

Schedule of JapanKnowledge service suspension due to its system maintenance.
08:00-12:00 on Sunday, 28th May 2017
All JapanKnowledge Services (JapanKnowledge Lib, JK Select Series and JKBooks)
Please feel free to ask us for more detail at b2b@japanknowledge.com

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