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Culture in Translation: Reception of Chinese Literature in Comparative Perspective

This book is of value to anyone interested in language-cultural issues in the reception of Chinese literature in this globalized world. The papers cover a wide range of topics, from detailed analysis of specific translated texts to broader issues related to the impact of culture on translation.

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Learning and Teaching Liberal Studies: Theory and practice

This book examines the learning and teaching of Liberal Studies, which became a core subject in Hong Kong’s new senior secondary school curriculum in September 2009. It covers both the theoretical and practical aspects of learning/teaching the subject.

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應該用戲劇:戲劇的理論與教育實踐

原來戲劇不單「好玩」,還可以讓教師和學生在有趣、愉快的學習氣氛之下共同建構知識。作為教師,除了傳授知識這個傳統「任務」之外,如能啟迪學生的智慧,引領學生探求知識、探索人生,豈非美事?

本書作者以其豐富的理論知識及多年在戲劇教學方面的實踐,引領讀者(尤其是教育工作者)思考教育的多元性,並提供豐富、適用於不同科目的教案,為教師投入戲劇教學作好準備。本書無疑是你需要把握的契機!作者在字裏行間所表現出的教學熱誠,相信可以讓你有所感應,嘗試於教學中採用戲劇的元素,勇敢地踏出第一步。

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Chinese Business Law Series: Chinese Civil Law for Business (Paperback)

This book offers clear and comprehensive coverage of civil law in China as it pertains to business. It takes a practical approach and is heavy on examples that are based on actual legal cases that have occurred in China. Using these examples, the author illustrates how civil law plays out in real-life situations.

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「文學與電影」叢書:香港影像書寫:作家、電影與改編

電影在二十世紀迅速地發展成為一種極具感染力的媒體,其藝術性對文學作家有莫大的啟發,而電影的集體創作模式和經濟效益考慮,又為不少參與電影創作的作家帶來挑戰與衝擊。本論文集分別探討了文學作家魯迅、張愛玲、易文、也斯等對電影喜好、文學創作、影評撰寫、劇本編寫及電影改編原著等多個範疇的論述,同時又討論華人導演如易文、李晨風、徐克、許鞍華、關錦鵬、李安等如何以影像回應文學作品。

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中國商業法律系列:中國民法與商業應用

本書從實用的角度進行有關知識的闡述,目的是使讀者能夠更加貼近中國社會的時代發展脈搏,有效地了解中國民法以及中國在相關方面的制度(特別是與物權有關的制度),以及這些制度背後的基本原理和政策導向。本書尤適合有意在中國拓展業務或正在從事中國商貿的人士以及有興趣接觸、學習中國法律的學生閱讀,相信他們都可以從中獲益。

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Emerging modes and approaches in open and flexible education

Openness and flexibility are bringing about a paradigm shift in education. Mobile learning, massive open online courses (MOOCs) and the educational use of social media are examples of how educators are applying advanced technologies to increase the openness and flexibility of learning and teaching.

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Multi-mode education • Infinite potential
25 years at the OUHK (Paperback)

As part of its Silver Jubilee celebration, the Open University of Hong Kong  has published a coffee table 25th  Anniversary book. This 88-page bilingual book highlights the key events and achievements over the course of the University's 25-year history through many colour photographs.

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商業決策背後的經濟理論

美國通用汽車(General Motors Corp.)曾經雄霸全球,最後卻黯然隕落,其成敗關鍵都繫於大規模生產!究竟原因何在?

在商業的領域,如果沒有作好全面的經濟分析而貿然作出商業決定,也許會如通用汽車般不能好好把握大規模生產這把「雙刃劍」。那麼,甚麼是成功的商業決策?作為企業主管,怎樣才能作出成功的決策?這道問題沒有「標準」的答案,但有一點很值得大家緊記,那就是要知己知彼以及從歷史事件總結出智慧。掌握經濟理論,讓你更能夠知己知彼;從歷史或個案總結出經濟學論據,讓你擁有智慧去面對未來的路向。本書的目的,就是要說明經濟理論與商業決策的緊密關係,讓企業主管在理論的啟示與指導下作出明智的決策。

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幼兒課程學:理論與實踐

本書從不同角度探討與幼兒教育有關的課程學理論和相關的實踐課題。內容先從課程學的基礎概念、理論和模型開始,為讀者奠定堅實的課程學知識基礎,然後再討論幼兒教育的教育思想和多個著名的幼兒教育課程模式。本書也檢視了本港的中央幼兒教育課程,並引領讀者根據課程發展的各個階段規劃校本課程,當中闡釋了何謂校本課程的設計、課程組織、課程實施和課程評鑑。由於課程包含了教學、學習和評估這三個要素,本書亦詳細探討了學前教育的教學設計和評估。變革在現今社會是無可避免的,因此本書最後一章分析了課程變革的問題,更建議了合宜的課程領導風格和有效策略,協助教育管理者和教師有效管理課程並成為課程變革的原動者。

本書理論與實踐並重,作者更為幼兒教育工作者提供了不少實例,適合修讀幼兒教育課程的學生作為教科書,亦適合幼兒教育管理人員和前線幼兒教師作參考之用。

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Language, Society and Culture in Hong Kong

Language, Society and Culture in Hong Kong is a comprehensive introduction to the socio-cultural linguistic issues in Hong Kong society, one of the most linguistically interesting communities in the world. Hong Kong shares a number of similarities with other post-colonial Asian societies such as Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines; however, unlike these Asian countries, which gained independence after World War II, Hong Kong became a city of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) after the handover of sovereignty in 1997.

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