Transformation and Challenges
As China’s strengthening economy consolidates, there is increasing demand for China to improve its social policies in order to address problems of inequality, deprivation and social cohesion. This book presents a comprehensive overview of China’s social policies. It covers all aspects of social...
To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge
In many Western countries, social welfare payments are increasingly being made conditional on recipients doing voluntary work or attending job training courses, a system known as "welfare-to-work" or "workfare". Although social welfare in Asia is very different to the West, with much smaller social...
Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge