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Chinese Name: 張志健

Variants: Cheung, K. C. K.

Dr. Kelvin Cheung Chi-kin is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Asian and Policy Studies (APS) of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (FLASS) at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). He studied international politics at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom, and obtained his PhD in Politics from the University of Manchester, England. Before joining the Department, Dr. Cheung was a postdoctoral research fellow at the British Inter-University China Centre.

Dr. Cheung research interests include political culture and non-Western IR theory with reference to the rise of China, and the sociology of knowledge and its manifestations in the Asian century. His current research is a project addressing tradition and modernity in China and the implications for China’s post-socialist modernization process, focusing particularly on the revival of Confucianism in contemporary Chinese political culture. Dr. Cheung other research interests examine how Chinese traditional perspectives contribute to theoretical pluralism in the development of IR theory.

Research interests

  • Chinese Nationalism
  • Political Confucianism
  • Non-Western IR Theory
  • Child Poverty
  • Educational Inequality

Professional information

Scopus ID: 55759229700

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Hong Kong Medicine & Life Sciences
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deprivation Social Sciences
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Research Outputs 2008 2019

  • 87 Citations
  • 6 h-Index
  • 14 Article
  • 4 Paper
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Other contribution

Material deprivation and working poor in Hong Kong

CHEUNG, C. K., CHAN, W-S. & CHOU, K. L., Aug 2019, In : Social Indicators Research. 145, 1, p. 39-66

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
Poverty
deprivation
poverty
income
1 Citation (Scopus)

Poverty, deprivation, and depressive symptoms among older adults in Hong Kong

CHEUNG, C. K. & CHOU, K. L., 2019, In : Aging & Mental Health. 23, 1, p. 22-29

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
Poverty
Depression
Geriatrics
Demography
1 Citation (Scopus)

Poverty, deprivation and life satisfaction among Hong Kong older persons

CHEUNG, C. K. & CHOU, K. L., Apr 2019, In : Ageing and Society. 39, 4, p. 703-721

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
Poverty
deprivation
poverty
Health Expenditures
1 Citation (Scopus)

Child poverty among Hong Kong ethnic minorities

CHEUNG, C. K. & CHOU, K. L., 2018, In : Social Indicators Research. 137, 1, p. 93-112

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
Poverty
national minority
poverty
Ethnic Groups

Evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of Hong Kong welfare programmes in reducing child poverty

CHEUNG, C. K., CHAN, W-S., CHOU, K. L. & LAU, M. K-W., Nov 2018, In : Children and Society. 32, 6, p. 481-491

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
Poverty
welfare
poverty
efficiency