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BenKu2020

Title:
Associate Professor


Qualifications:
PhD (SOAS, London)
MPhil (CUHK)
BA (HKBU)

 

Email:
ssbenku@polyu.edu.hk


Phone:
2766 4553


Office:
GH420


Specialism:
Cultural Politics

Race and Ethnicity

Rural Social Work

Disaster and Green Social Work

Sociology and Anthropology of Development

 

My URLs:  
ORCID

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Teaching:

Qualitative Research Methodology (Research Degree)

Advance Qualitative Research Method (DSW)

DSW Thesis Seminar and Proposal Development (DW)

Social Work Practice Research (DSW)

Qualitative Research Methods in Health Science (DHS)

Aging China  (CAR)

 

Selected Publications:

Scholarly Books & Monographs:

1) Ku, Hok Bun (2003) Moral Politics in a South Chinese Village: Responsibility, Reciprocity and Resistance. Lanham, Md., U. S. A.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

 

2) 古學斌 (2018) 《中國農村社會工作:理論與實踐》北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

3) 古學斌,張和清、歐陽令芝(2017)《堅守:從“映秀母親”到“山裡碼頭客棧”》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

4) 郭恩慈、古學斌(2015)《香港路、誰人創:1930年代出生的年長人士生命故事研究》,香港:尚賢文庫。

 

5) 古學斌(2014)《幸福像花一樣:文化/生計、婦女與發展 – 一項中國農村社會工作行動研究的實踐記錄》。北京:北京大學出版社。

 

Selected English Journal Articles:

1) Yan, Hairong, Ku, Hok Bun & Xu, Siyuan (2020). “Rural Revitalization, Scholars, and the Dynamics of the Collective Future in China,” The Journal of Peasant Studies, 0: 1-22.

 

2) Ku, Hok Bun & Kan, Karita. (2020) “Social Work and Sustainable Rural Development: the Practice of Social Economy in China,” International Journal of Social Welfare, 0:1-10. 

 

3) Ku, Hok Bun & Ho, D. K. L. (2020). “The Predicament of Social Work Development and the Emergence of Social Work Action/Practice Research in China,” Action Research, 18 (1):7-18. 

 

4) Ku, Hok Bun & Wong, Renita Y. L. (2018) “State, Profession, and Religion: Reflecting on Spirituality and Indigenous Social Work in China in the Yushu Earthquake Relief,” Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Social Work: Social Thought, 37 (2): 146-165. 

 

5) Ku, Hok Bun & Dominelli, Lena (2017) “Not only Eating Together: Space and Green Social Work Intervention in Hazard Affected Area in Ya’an, Sichuan of China”, British Journal of Social Work. Vol. 48, pp. 1409-1431. 

 

6) Dominelli, Lena & Ku, Hok Bun (2017) “Green social work and its implications for social development in China,” China Journal of Social Work, Vol. 10, 1, 3-22. (Best Article Award 2017)

 

7) Yan, Hairong, Chen Yiyuan, Ku, Hok Bun (2016) “China’s Soybean Crisis: The Logic of Modernization and Its Discontents” The Journal of Peasant Studies. 43: 2, 373-395. 

 

8) Kwok, Jackie Y. C. & Ku, Hok Bun (2016) “Elderly people as ‘apocalyptic demography’? A study of the life stories of older people in Hong Kong born in the 1930s” Journal of Aging Studies. 36, 1-9. 

 

9) Ku, Hok Bun & Ma, Yuna (2015) “’Rural-Urban Alliance’ as a New Model for Post-Disaster Social Work Intervention in Community Reconstruction – The case in Sichuan, China”, International Social Work. 58(5) 743–758. 

 

10) Ku, Hok Bun (2011) “Happiness being like a blooming flower’: an action research of rural social work in an ethnic minority community of Yunnan Province, PRC,” Action Research, 9 (4): 344-369. 

 

11)  Ku, Hok Bun, Yuen-tsang, Angelina W. K., Liu, H. C. (2009) “Triple Capacity Building as Critical Pedagogy A Rural Social Work Practicum in China” Journal of Transformative Education. Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 146-163

 

12) Ku, Hok Bun & Kwok, Jackie Y. C. (2008) “Making a Habitable Space with the New Arrival Women in Hong Kong: An Interdisciplinary Participatory Action Research” Action Research. 6, No. 3: 279-301.

 

13) Ku, Hok Bun (2006) “Body, Dress and Cultural Exclusion: Experiences of Parkistanis Female in "Global" Hong Kong” Asian Ethnicity. 7, No. 3, pp. 285-302. 

 

14) Ku, Hok Bun, Yeung, S. C, & Sung Pauline (2005) “Searching for a Capacity Building Model in Social Work Education” Social Work Education: The International Journal. 24, No. 2, pp.213-233. 

 

15) Ku, Hok Bun (1999) "Chinese Peasant's Discontent and Resistance in the Post-reform Era," The China Review. 1999, pp. 285-308

 

Selected Chinese Journal Papers

1) 古學斌、Lena Dominelli (2020) 「環境危機背景下綠色社會工作及其對中國社會發展的意義,「《社會工作與管理》,第20卷3期,頁37-48。

 

2) 閆紅紅 郭燕平 古學斌(2017)「合作經濟、集體勞動與農村婦女 ——一個華南村落的鄉村旅捨實踐案例」《婦女研究論叢》,第6期,第36-47。

 

3) 嚴海蓉、陳義媛、古學斌(2017)「‘現代化’的邏輯及話語抗爭」《台灣社會研究季刊》,第104期,第149-182頁。

 

4) 古學斌(2017)「道德的重量:論行動研究與社會工作實踐」《中國農業大學學報(社會科學版)》,第34卷,第3期,第67-78頁。

 

5) 古學斌(2015)「為何做社會工作實踐研究?」《社會工作》(中國人民大學書報資料中心轉載),第10期,第10-15頁。

 

6) 古學斌(2015)「我的兩個在的實踐」,《台灣社會科學研究》,第98期,頁371-383。

 

7) 古學斌(2013)「行動研究與社會工作介入」《中國社會工作研究》,第10期,頁1-30。

 

8) 古學斌 (2013) 「婦女、手藝與合作經濟:西南農村的一個案例」 《台灣社會科學研究》,第91期,頁240-258。

 

9) 張和清,古學斌(2012)「重塑權威之下的善政格局—中國鄉村治理困境分析」《學術前沿》,第9期,頁18-26。

 

10)張和清,楊錫聰,古學斌(2008)「優勢視角下的農村社會工作—以能力建設和資產建立為核心的農村社會工作實踐模式」《社會學研究》,第六期,頁174-193。

 

11)古學斌,張和清,楊錫聰(2007)「專業陷阱與文化識盲:農村社會工作實踐中的文化問題」《社會學研究》,第六期,132號,頁161-179。

 

12)劉曉春,古學斌(2007)「解放/被解放?-- 談批判教育學與社會工作社區發展教育」《中國社會工作研究》,第五期,頁105-128。

 

13)古學斌(2007)「否定政府/重建村莊:中國大陸梅縣客家地區自發社區組織的形成」《台灣社會研究季刊》,第六十六期,頁195-229。

 

14)古學斌,張少強(2006)「跳出原居民人類學的陷阱:次原居民人類學的立場、提綱與實踐」《社會學研究》,第二期,122號,頁107-133。

 

15)古學斌,張和清,楊錫聰(2004)「地方國家,經濟幹預和農村貧困:一個中國西南村落的個案分析」 《社會學研究》,第六期,132號,頁79-88。

 

Selected Edited Books

1) Dominelli, L., Nikku, B. R., & Ku, Hok Bun Ku (edited) The Routledge Handbook of Green Social Work. London: Routledge.

 

2) Pun, Ngai, Ku, Hok Bun, Yang, Hairong & Koo, Anita (2015) Social Economy in China and the World. London: Routledge.

 

3) Sherraden, Michael, Zou, Li, Ku, Hok Bun, Deng, Suo & Wang, Sibin (2015) Asset-Building Policies and Innovations in Asia. London: Routledge.

 

4) 古學斌(2017)《凝視:生命與公益交融之旅》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

5) 古學斌、龔縉(2016)《與弱勢者同行:性/性別與社會工作再思》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

6) 鄧鎖、邁克爾謝若登、鄒莉 、古學斌、王思斌(2014)《資產建設:亞洲的策略與創新 》,北京:北京大學出版社。

 

7) 潘毅,嚴海蓉,古學斌,顧靜華(2013)《社會經濟在中國》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

8) 張和清,裴諭新,古學斌,楊錫聰 (2011) 《災害社會工作:中國的實踐與反思》。北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

9) 古學斌、王思斌(2010)《中國社會工作研究的新議題、新實踐》,北京:北京大學出版社。

 

10)古學斌(2008)《男/女聲:女性主義書寫的一次實踐》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

11)張和清,張揚,古學斌,楊錫聰(2007)《文化與發展的踐行:平寨故事》,北京:民族出版社。

 

12)古學斌,阮曾媛琪,王思斌,宋陳寳蓮(2007)《實踐為本的中國本土社會工作研究》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

13)譚若梅,古學斌,江紹祺(2005)《公民身份的再思與打造:華人社會排斥與邊緣性》,香港:香港理工大學社會政策研究中心。

 

14)古學斌,阮曾媛琪(2004))《中國本土社會工作的研究,實踐與反思》,北京:社科文獻出版社。

 

15)古學斌,李明堃(2003)《華人社會的社會排斥與邊緣性》,香港:香港理工大學社會政策研究中心。

 

Selected Book Chapters

1) Ku, Hok Bun, Zhang, Heqing, & Qi, Huadong (2019). “Rural Social Work in China.” In Oxford Bibliographies in Social Work. Ed. Edward J. Mullen. New York: Oxford University Press.

 

2) Ku, Hok Bun & Yan, Hairong (2018) “The Food Security Crisis and CSA movement in China: Green Social Work Practice in Yunnan Province,” pp. 206-216, in Lena Dominelli, Bala Raju Nikku and Hok Bun Ku (edited) The Routledge Handbook of Green Social Work. London: Routledge.

 

3) Ku, Hok Bun & Kwok, Jackie Y. C. (2015) “Action Research and Urban Planning— An Example from Hong Kong,” The Sage Handbook of Action Research. London: Sage.

 

4) Ku, Hok Bun & Ma, Yuna (2015) “"Yingxiu Mother" as Agent of Development” in Pun Ngai, Ku Hok Bun, Yan Hairong and Anita Koo (edited) Social Economy in China and the World. London: Routledge.

 

5) Ku, Hok Bun (2015) “Rebuilding Cultural Assets in an Ethnic-Minority Village in Yunnan Province, China” pp. in Sherraden, Michael, Zou Li, Ku Hok Bun, Deng Suo and Wang Sibin edited Asset-Building Policies and Innovations in Asia. London: Routledge.

 

6) Yuen-Tsang, Angelina W. K., Ku, Hok Bun & Wang, Sibin (2014) “Social Work Education as a Catalyst for Social Change and Social Development: case study of a master of social work program in China” pp. 283-300 in Carolyn Noble, Helle Strauss and Brian Littlechild edited Global Social Work: Crossing Borders, Blurring Boundaries. Sydney: Sydney University Press.

 

7) Ku, Hok Bun & Chan, Kam Wah (2011) “Racism and Social Inequality: the work and employment of the South Asian Ethnic Minority". pp.135-166 In Stephen Wing-kai Chiu and Siu-lun Wong, eds., Hong Kong Divided? Structure of Social Inequality in the Twenty-first Century, Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

 

8) Ku, Hok Bun & Yuen-tsang, Angelina W. K. (2011) “Capacity Building” 469-483 in Mark Bevir (ed) The Sage Handbook of Governance. London: Sage.

 

9) Yuen-Tsang, Angelina W. K & Ku, Hok Bun (2008) “A journey of 1000 miles begins with one step: The development of culturally relevant social work education and field work practice in China” In Mel Gray, John Coates and Michael Yellow Bird (eds) Indigenous Social Work around the World: Towards culturally relevant education and practic Burlington, USA: Ashgate.

 

10) Ku, Hok Bun & Croll, Elisabeth (2002)      "Social Security: Right and Contracts in a Chinese Village" in Robert Ash edited China's Integration in Asia: Economic Security and Strategic Issues, London: Curzon Press.

 

11)古學斌(2017)「生命敘事、療癒與培力」《凝視:生命與公益交融之旅》,北京:社會科學文獻出版社。

 

12)古學斌(2017)”災難、名利場和自省,”刊於張和清編, 《現場:生命激蕩的2008》,北京: 社會科學文獻出版社。

 

13)古學斌(2017)”西方種族/族群社會工多元論述與實踐,”刊於任國英編《 民族社會工作研究文集》,北京: 知識產權出版社。

 

14)古學斌,陳錦華、羅嘉敏(2016)「族群與階級不流動:香港南亞青年的處境」《躁動的青春:香港新世代處境觀察》,頁:181-192,香港:中華印書局。

 

15)古學斌(2014)「召喚行動者的歸來:社會工作教育與行動研究」頁67-84刊於楊靜和夏林清主編《行動研究與社會工作》,北京:社科文獻出版。

 
Current Research Projects : 

1) GRF, 2019-2021, Rural Collective and Cooperative in Post-socialist China: A Study of Agrarian Change and Community Economies in Guangdong Province, HKD 601,000 , (PI. Dr. Karita Kan, APSS)

 

2) National Social Sciences Major Research Fund, PRC, [国家社会科学基金重点项目], 2017-2020, Exploring the service model of indigenous experiment of social work practice, RMB 360,000 from [我国社会工作本土化实验的‘单项服务’模式研究], 项目号:1601067-23000-41230040 ] (PI. Prof. Zhang Heqing, Sun Yat-sen University)

 

3) Public Donation, 2017-2020, China Social Work Project Fund for Projects on Practice-Teaching-Research, HKD 4,689,249, funded by Keswick Foundation

 

4) Public Donation, 2017-2021, Asset-based Community Development of Migrant-Local Community Project, HKD 2,678,148, funded by Keswick Foundation

 

5)Public Donation, 2014-2021, Research on Solidarity Economy, Cooperatives and Social Enterprises in International Context, HK$ 2,182,400, funded by Li & Fung Foundation

 

Current PhD and DSW Supervision:

1) PhD chief-supervisor, Xi LAN, “State-led Development and Local Response: a Case Study of Rural Revitalization in Henan Province, China

 

2) PhD chief supervisor, Joydeb  Garai, “Climate Change Impacts and Vulnerabilities on Indigenous People: A case from Bangladesh”

 

3) PhD chief supervisor, Bik Che LAM, “Fighting under the Blanket: Cultural Politics of Indonesian Migrant Workers who are Trafficked into Hong Kong for Domestic Servitude”

 

4) PhD co-supervisor, Giulia Cuini, “Rural Livelihoods Transformation and Meaning of a River: Ethnographic Study of Three Communities of the Mekong Delta”

 

5) PhD co-supervisor, Lin MENG “Customary Adoption under Family Planning Policy in Contemporary Rural China: Life Experience, Family Relations, and Power Dynamics”

 

6) DSW chief supervisor, King-lun HUNG, “A Study of Grief Experiences and Recovery of Social Workers in the Mental Health Setting”

 

7) DSW chief supervisor, Yee Ming LAW, “Why Feminist Perspective cannot be Mainstreamed in Social Work of Hong Kong? A Feminist Standpoint Analysis”

 

8) DSW chief supervisor, Helena Sin Suet AU, “An Exploratory Study of China Social Work Education Leaders’ Life Courses in Relation to the Development of Social Work Education in China”

 

9) DSW chief supervisor, Chi Wai KAN, “Who am I? A Life History Study of Drug Users’ identity Formation and Transformation”

 

10) DSW chief supervisor, Karen Yuk Yee LEE, “The Landscape of the one breast : Empowering Breast Cancer Survivors through developing a transdisciplinary intervention framework in a Jiangmen Breast Cancer Hospital in China”

 

11) DSW chief supervisor, Lishan LI, “State Domination and Social Work Development in China – A case study of social work organization in Sichuan”

 

12) DSW chief supervisor, Michael Chi Kin MAK, “Narrative inquiry on Hong Kong Chinese women using intimate partner violence in heterosexual relationships

 

13) DSW chief supervisor, Timothy CHEN, “Addressing the Resonance: narratives of migrant social workers working with young migrant workers in China”

 

14) As DHS chief supervisor, Dion Leung, “A study of health-seeking behaviours among minority ethnic people and its implications for health policy and practice in Hong Kong: A qualitative inquiry”