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Mar 30 2015

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Sociology and International Women’s Day

Read collection of free online articles in association with International Women’s Day. Featuring research from selected Sociology titles and centered around the exploration of women in industry, the collection is available here until the end of April.

Explore the latest Sociology open access articles

The latest Sociology open access articles are now available to download and read online. Explore the entire Social Sciences portolio or access the latest Sociology research today.

Free Access – Special Issue of European Journal of Cultural and Political Sociology

To mark the fiftieth anniversary of Hannah Arendt’s On Revolution, this free access Special Issue has been compiled to explore the legacy of On Revolution and assess its continuing relevance for contemporary social and political thought.

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Free Access to Virtual Issue – International Journal of Social Research Methodology

This first Virtual Issue of International Journal of Social Research Methodology is themed Mixed Methods – chosen as this approach has been a perennial and popular focus of articles since the Journal’s beginning. Articles included in this virtual issue are free to access until end of February 2016.

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Explore Socialism and Democracy’s latest Special Issue

The latest special issue from Socialism and Democracy focuses on the crisis of mass incarceration in the U.S. The issue focuses on locking up black dissidents and punishing the poor, visiting the roots of the problem stemming from the days of the black power movement.

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Editor’s Choice – Distinktion: Scandinavian Journal of Social Theory

Distinktion: Scandinavian Journal of Social Theory is a key journal for both world-leading and emergent social theorists. To give new readers and prospective authors a sense of this, free access is available to a number of articles published over the past couple of years.

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Mar 25 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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Mar 18 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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Mar 11 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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Mar 05 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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Feb 25 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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Feb 12 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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Feb 05 2015

Read Brill’s most downloaded journal articles in Asian Studies

Read Brill’s most popular articles from Q4 2014 in the subject area of Asian Studies.

These articles are freely available until 30 April 2015.

“Confucian” Values and Practices in Han China

Author: Michael Loewe

T’oung Pao, (Volume 98, No. 1-3, pp. 1-30)

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via  http://library.hku.hk/record=b2383565.

 

Reading Music and Eroticism in Late Ming Texts

Author: Joseph S.C. Lam

NAN NÜ, (Volume 12, No. 2, pp. 215-254)

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2525119

 

A New Religious Movement in Singapore: Syncretism and Variation in the Sathya Sai Baba Movement

Author: Shane N. Pereira

Asian Journal of Social Science, (Volume 36, No. 2, pp. 250-270)

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Social Participation in Indonesian Media and Art: Echoes from the Past, Visions for the Future

Author: Edwin Jurriëns

Bijdragen tot de taal-, land- en volkenkunde / Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia, (Volume 169, No. 1, pp. 7-36) Open Access

 

The Internet and Everyday Life in Indonesia: A New Moral Panic?

Author: Merlyna Lim

Bijdragen tot de taal-, land- en volkenkunde / Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia, (Volume 169, No. 1, pp. 133-147) Open Access

 

Forbidden Memories of 1965

Author: Gerry van Klinken

Bijdragen tot de taal-, land- en volkenkunde / Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia, (Volume 169, No. 1, pp. 129-132) Open Access

 

 ‘Knowing the Why but not the How': A Dilemma in Contemporary Chinese Medicine

Author: Jun Wang

Asian Medicine, (Volume 5, No. 1, pp. 57-79) free sample copy

 

Prostitution, Islamic Law and Ottoman Societies

Author: James E. Baldwin

Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient, (Volume 55, No. 1, pp. 117-152)

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An Overview of Social Stratification and Inequality Study in Japan: Towards a ‘Mature’ Society Perspective

Author: Junsuke Hara

Asian Journal of Social Science, (Volume 39, No. 1, pp. 9-29) free sample copy

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Were there “Inner Chapters” in the Warring States? A New Examination of Evidence about the Zhuangzi

Author: Esther Klein

T’oung Pao, (Volume 96, No. 4, pp. 299-369) free sample copy

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“Going Public”: Portraits of the Empress Dowager Cixi, Circa 1904

Author: Cheng-hua Wang

NAN NÜ, (Volume 14, No. 1, pp. 119-176)
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A History of Violence: Ethnic Group Identity and the Iraqi Kurds

Author: Craig Douglas Albert

Iran and the Caucasus, (Volume 17, No. 2, pp. 215-234)

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Global Rise Of Neoliberal State And Its Impact On Citizenship: Experiences In Developing Nations

Author: Shamsul M. Haque

Asian Journal of Social Science, (Volume 36, No. 1, pp. 11-34)

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Competing Communities: Ethnic Unity and Ethnic Boundaries on China’s North-West Frontier

Inner Asia, (Volume 13, No. 1, pp. 7-25)

 

Sociology: Opportunities and Professional Challenges

Author: Stella R. Quah

Asian Journal of Social Science, (Volume 39, No. 1, pp. 30-38) free sample copy

 

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Feb 04 2015

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

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General-Social Sciences

Communications & Transportation

Geography

Leisure, Sports & Tourism

Military Science

Political Science

Psychology

Public Administration

Social Work

Sociology

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Feb 04 2015

Access Routledge Sociology Studies Collection

Please click here to access some of the most popular Sociology research from 2014.

Established following the Millennium Summit of the United Nations in 2000, the Millennium Development Goals were formed to galvanise efforts to meet the needs of the world’s poorest. Please click here to access a range of free articles related to the Millennium Development Goals.

A groundbreaking study in the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies compares the views of native Christians and Turkish and Moroccan immigrants in six Western European countries to shed light on the relationship between fundamentalism, religiosity, socio-economic status and hostility towards others.

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Read free highly cited articles from diverse portfolio of Sociology journals.

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