This paper examines how and when perceived corporate social responsibility (CSR) affects employees’ propensity to engage in pro-environmental behavior. The findings include the extent to which employees’ engagement in CSR-specific behavior can be traced from their identification with their organization, thus drawing attention to the relationship between perceived CSR and organizational identification.
By conducting a careful reading of online travel writing by female bloggers, this paper offers insights into women travellers’ experiences and discusses the gendered views of female travellers originating from China on cross border trips to Macao. It also posits that travelling in Macao for them is not just a leisure practice but a means to improve and enhance personal relationships.
語言 | Fong, IW Ronald，2017
This paper proposes an analysis of the Motion-Directional Construction(MDC) in the Chinese language in the Conceptual-Cognitive approach as outlined by Jackendoff and Langacker. It provides further conceptual support and evidence for the position that the MDC in Chinese consists of syntactic and semantic subordination, and that by means of case study, it posits that motion verbs in Chinese typically express manners of movement.
This study provides a contextualised method for understanding competition in higher education. By reviewing the publications of new recruits in a five-year period in Hong Kong and Macau, it explores how university rankings affect teacher education, and what impact teachers’ academic productivity has on teacher education.
經濟/商業 | Sheng, Li，2017
This paper traces the root causes of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) government’s inability to regulate the city's major economic issues. From a historical and institutional perspective, the author illustrates and analyses the dynamic relationship between economic regulation and urban politics on a rapidly-growing urban island facing various governance challenges.
語言 | Xi Yan，2017
This paper, with a focus on language attitudes of Macao tertiary students, highlights the local-national-global tensions in postcolonial societies and contributes to the understanding of language attitudes therein after the Handover. It posits that Macao people’s language attitudes can be revealed by the push and pull between decolonisation, renationalisation, and globalisation.
This paper adopts a person-centred approach and seeks to develop a typology of students’ reading engagement through secondary analysis of internationally-sampled survey data. It aims to provide teaching guidance in helping students advance in reading performance. It argues that response to reading intervention can facilitate junior secondary students in enhancing their reading literacy performance.
This paper analyses the abnormal returns of casino stocks in response to the three unexpected smoking ban announcements between 2011 and 2015 in Macao. One of the findings is that low air quality in gaming venues and high dependence on gaming revenues are associated with abnormal losses, while positive management initiatives are significantly correlated with positive abnormal returns.