Liberal Studies is a core subject for senior secondary students in Hong Kong. Photo: ShutterstockLiberal Studies is a core subject for senior secondary students in Hong Kong. Photo: Shutterstock
Liberal Studies is a core subject for senior secondary students in Hong Kong. Photo: Shutterstock

Hong Kong publishers make changes to Liberal Studies textbooks after voluntary review

  • Alterations include removing term ‘separation of powers’ and stressing that civil disobedience carries legal consequences
  • Teachers fear classroom discussion will suffer and call for explanation of vetting criteria, but Education Bureau says publishers only received advice

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Liberal Studies is a core subject for senior secondary students in Hong Kong. Photo: ShutterstockLiberal Studies is a core subject for senior secondary students in Hong Kong. Photo: Shutterstock
Liberal Studies is a core subject for senior secondary students in Hong Kong. Photo: Shutterstock
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