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Cultural Studies

Cultural heritage worth fighting for

Heritage and tourism go hand in hand. We have 150 years of colonial history and a culture of Western and Chinese influences. With good conservation and promotion, our fine traditions and practices can be preserved for the enjoyment of future generations.

Sunday, 6 May, 2012, 12:00am

Young people often lack good manners

Last week, when I was commenting on one of my friends' observation, a schoolmate suddenly yelled at me from behind my back. She said she didn't like what I'd just said. She was so rude I was shocked. Many others were also speechless.

7 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Intangible heritage committee set for its first meeting today

The government's consultative committee on intangible cultural heritage meets for the first time today.

9 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Mansion defacement prompts policy review

The government has pledged to review its preservation policies as soon as possible to better protect the city's heritage in light of the damage done to King Yin Lei mansion.

3 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Analysis ensures you're tuned in to cultural change

In an increasingly complex world, cultural studies are becoming a progressively influential field of scholarly inquiry for understanding aspects of everyday life.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Arts programme to foster critical thought

THE DIVISION OF Cultural Studies at Chinese University is launching a Master of Arts programme in Culture Studies aimed at nurturing critical thinking and creativity.

13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Only half of youngsters would give phone pests an earful

Only half of the young people surveyed by a Christian group said they would stand up against people talking too loudly on their mobile phones on the bus.

The Hong Kong Christian Service questioned 506 young people over 12 about the 'Bus Uncle' phenomenon, and civic awareness in general.

1 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Archivists start hunt for relics of the Cultural Revolution era

Artefacts associated with the Cultural Revolution are scattered around the world, but mainland archivists are only now starting to collect them for study, the minister of culture said in Beijing yesterday.

26 May 2006 - 12:00am

Adjusting to stage fright of expatriate lifestyle

MELANIE, a business executive from London, arrived in Hong Kong three months ago to head her company's office. She came with enthusiasm and likes her work, but she has been agitated since she arrived.

12 Sep 1993 - 12:00am