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By Kin-Ling Tang

This booklet proposes an alternate method of figuring out improvement and discusses the chances of other improvement within the age of world capitalism from a socio-cultural point of view. Tracing the improvement of Mui Wo, a rural city at the outskirts of Hong Kong, for greater than a decade, it explores the standards that experience allowed it to face except the city and stick to a direction of improvement that's detailed from the remainder of Hong Kong. It additionally discusses how a spot and its humans, with their very own time-space conceptions, reply to the alterations triggered by means of the exigencies of worldwide capitalism.  The e-book is going past institutional matters and makes a speciality of the way of life of normal humans. It identifies the forces underlying globalisation, addresses what occurs while such forces have interaction with neighborhood ones, and explores the ensuing diversions and adaptations. The ebook is a call for participation to all those people who are drawn to reflecting on heterogeneity and variety amidst the impulses of globalisation.

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This e-book proposes an alternate method of figuring out improvement and discusses the probabilities of different improvement within the age of worldwide capitalism from a socio-cultural standpoint. Tracing the advance of Mui Wo, a rural city at the outskirts of Hong Kong, for greater than a decade, it explores the criteria that experience allowed it to face except the city and stick with a course of improvement that's special from the remainder of Hong Kong.

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