Gender, Family and Modernity in Britain and Hong Kong
Stevi Jackson is Professor of Women's Studies at the University of York, UK. Petula Sik Ying Ho is Professor of Social Work at the University of Hong Kong.
1. Introduction: The Genesis of a Transnational Collaborative Project. - 2. Conceptualising and Investigating the Gendered Consequences of Modernity in Britain and Hong Kong. - 3. Interconnected Histories: Locating Women's Lives in Time and Space. - 4. What Makes a Family? Meanings and Practices. - 5. Mother-daughter Relationships. - 6. Love and Sex in Marital and Non-marital Contexts. - 7. Imagined Futures in Uncertain Times. - 8. Concluding Reflections.