This book describes the traditional Chinese neighbourhood structures at different historical periods and discovered that the neighourhood structures were tightly knitted more for the purpose of control than for welfare protection of the people. The transformation into the socialist system has revitalized the neighbourhood network since 1949.Electrical-appliance repair stations are also found in half of the sample Streets Office. Some of the electrical-appliance repair stations are operated by physically handicapped persons. Both the milk- delivery and the electrical-appliance repair anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Myth of Neighbourhood Mutual Help|
|Author||:||Cecilia L. W. Chan|
|Publisher||:||Hong Kong University Press - 1993|