The Issue of Over-prescription: Drug Prescription Relating to the Government Power in China
Yifan WANG
University of Essex, UK, yfwang@essex.ac.uk
To facilitate the understanding of policy development and implementation process, I have found it useful to distinguish between three different levels of analysis, which are related in complex ways and reveal quite different ideological views about the issue of over-prescription and healthcare policies related to the issue....

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Constructing "Our Sanya": Continuous Improvement of Public Services and Collaborative Social Governance
SUN Tao, FAN Wei, ZHAI Lei
Nankai University, China
Based on large quantities of questionnaires and interview, Sanya's particularities and outstanding problems of public services and social governance can be formulated as follows: non-balanced urbanization strategy brings in disharmony among social strata and instability; industrial growth by leaps results in Sanya's government lack of experiences in social services and urban management; ...

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Shaping Vernacular Industrial Architecture in the SericultureRevitalization
Pingping DOU
Nanjing University, China
This paper conducts a retrospective study of how a particular architectural type of Silkworm Breeding Factory emerged in parallel with the course of Chinese sericulture history. By dividing the decline and revitalization process into four periods, the study elaborates the key roles of educational institutions and governmental agencies in shaping this vernacular industrial architecture at different stages. ....

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Study on the Management of the Public Space of Lujiazui
Kangjuan LV, Bingjie FAN
Shanghai University, China
Public space in central city areas is a limited resource bearing the responsibilities of creating a city image and satisfying citizens' mental demands. With the rapid socioeconomic development and consequential stress becoming a common problem in major cities, the role of urban public space and its management have attracted more and more attention of both governments and scholars. ...

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The Relevance Between Politeness Systems and Interpersonal Behaviour in Communication under intercultual backgrounds
Lan FENG
Chongqing Jiaotong University, China
This paper explains the notion of 'face' and politeness system including different strategies of 'involvement' or 'independence'. Futhermore, it provides three types of 'deference, solidarity and hierarchical' politeness system. By analyzing the intercultual conmmunication between Chinese and British, ...

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