Workfare in East Asia : development and characteristics
Welfare reform in East Asia : towards workfare?
As the work ethic and family relationships in East Asian cultures are diﬀerent from those in Europe and America, this chapter examines the factors that have contributed to the introduction of workfare in East Asia and discusses whether workfare is a good approach for East Asian societies.
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ISBN of the course publication: 9780415590266
Chan, C. K. (2011). Workfare in East Asia: Development and characteristics. In C. K. Chan & K. Ngok (Eds.), Welfare reform in East Asia: Towards workfare? (pp. 151-166). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.