Recent Publications


Professor Xiaowei ZANG

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2017) Handbook on the Family and Marriage in China. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. 

Xiaowei Zang (2017) Uyghur Conceptions of Family and Society. London: Routledge

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2016) Handbook on Ethnic Minorities in China. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. 

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2016) Understanding Chinese Society. London: Routledge. 2nd edition; 1st edition (2015)

Xiaowei Zang (2015) Ethnicity in China: A Critical Introduction. Cambridge: Polity Press. 

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2014) Gender Norms in China: Changes and Continuities, Routledge Major Works Collection: Gender and Chinese Society Vol. 1. London: Routledge. 

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2014) Gender Discrimination and Inequalities in China, Routledge Major Works Collection: Gender and Chinese Society Vol. 2. London: Routledge. 

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2014) Gender and Migration in China, Routledge Major Works Collection: Gender and Chinese Society Vol. 3. London: Routledge. 

Xiaowei Zang (ed.) (2014) Women's Rights and Empowerment in China, Routledge Major Works Collection: Gender and Chinese Society Vol. 4. London: Routledge. 

Chien-wen Kou and Xiaowei Zang (eds) (2014) Choosing China's Leaders. London/New York: Routledge. 

Xiaowei Zang and Nabo Chen (2015) 'How Do Village Leaders Reproduce Privileges in Post-1978 China? Local Corporatism, Informal Bargaining, and Opportunistic Parasitism', Journal of Contemporary China 24/94. pp. 628-643

Xiaowei Zang (2015) 'China's Nationality Policy from the Perspective of International Minority Rights', Handbook of Politics in China (ed.) David Goodman. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. Chapter 14

Xiaowei Zang (2014) 'Gender Roles and Ethnic Variation in Schooling in Ürümchi', Pacific Affairs 87/4. pp. 669-692

Xiaowei Zang (2014) 'State of the Field: Women and Gender in Chinese Studies', Gender Norms in China: Changes and Continuities (ed.) Xiaowei Zang. London: Routledge. pp. 1-24

Chien-wen Kou and Xiaowei Zang (2014) 'Informal Politics Embedded in Institutional Contexts', Choosing China's Leaders (eds) Chien-wen Kou and Xiaowei Zang. London/New York: Routledge. pp. 1-21



Professor Ting GONG

Gong, T & Xiao, HY (2016). The Formation and Impact of Isomorphic Pressures: Extravagant Position-Related Consumption in China, Governance doi:10.1111/gove.12242

Gong, T & Scott, I (eds) (2016). Routledge Handbook of Corruption in Asia, London, UK: Routledge  

Li, H, Gong, T & Xiao, HY (2016).  The Perception of Anti-corruption Efficacy in China: An Empirical Analysis, Social Indicators Research  125(3): 885-903

Ting Gong (2015) 'Managing Government Integrity under Hierarchy: Anti-Corruption Efforts in Local China', Journal of Contemporary China Vol. 24 No. 94. pp. 684-700

Ting Gong, Shiru Wang and Jianming Ren (2015) 'Corruption in the Eye of the Beholder: Survey Evidence from Mainland China and Hong Kong', International Journal of Public Management. (DOI) 10.1080/10967494.2015.1057629

Hui Li, Ting Gong and Hanyu Xiao (2015) 'The Perception of Anti-corruption Efficacy in China: An Empirical Analysis', Social Indicators Research. (DOI) 10.1007/s11205-015-0859-z

Ting Gong and Ian Scott (2015) 'Conflicts of Interest and Ethical Decision-making: Mainland China and Hong Kong Comparisons', Routledge Companion on Public Sector Ethic (eds) Alan Lawton, Leo Huberts, and Zeger Van Der Wal. London: Routledge. pp. 257-276

Hui LI, Hanyu Xiao and Ting Gong (2015) 'The Impact of Economic Well-being on Perceptions of Anti-corruption Performance: Evidence from China', Policy and Society. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polsoc.2015.05.001

Ian Scott and Ting Gong (2015) 'Evidence Based Policy-making for Corruption Prevention: A Bottom up Approach', Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration Vol. 37 No. 2. pp. 87-101

Ting Gong and Na Zhou (2014) 'Corruption and Marketization: Formal and Informal Rules in Chinese Public Procurement', Regulation & Governance. DOI:10.1111/rego.12054

Ian Scott and Ting Gong (2014) 'Administrative Values in the Mainland Chinese and Hong Kong Public Services: A Comparative Analysis', Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration Vol. 36 No. 1. pp. 22-23



Professor Hon S. CHAN

Chan, Hon S and Gao Jie (2013) 'Can the Same Key Open Different Locks? Administrative Values Underlying Performance Measurement in China', Public Administration 91(2). pp. 336-380

Chan, Hon S, Chen, L J, Gao J and Yu, J X) (2013) 'Party Management of Talent: Building a Party-led, Merit-based Talent Market in China', Australian Journal of Public Administration 74(3). pp. 298-311

Chan, Hon S and Andrew Podger (2013) 'The Concept of Merit in Australia, China and Taiwan', Australian Journal of Public Administration 74(3). pp. 257-269

Chan, Hon S, Andrew Podger, Jun Ma, John Wanna and Su Tsai-tsu) (2013) 'Recalibrating a Dynamic Balance: Local Autonomy within National Policy Frameworks Able to Adjust to Changing Circumstances', Australian Journal of Public Administration 72(3). pp. 189-201



Professor Xigen LI

Xigen Li (2016). Emerging Media: Uses and Dynamics, Routledge, New York.

Yan, J. & Li, X. (2015). Theoretical Innovation and Model Construction in Health Communication Research "健康传播研究的理论关照、模型构建与创新要素," Chinese Journal of Journalism & Communication ,《国际新闻界》, No. 11, 6-20. (中文社会科学引文索引CSSCI来源期刊)

Xigen Li (2014), Mobile and News: Effects of Technology and Informational Factors, in Xiaoge Xu (ed.), Mobile Media and Communications: Social, Political and Economic Implications, IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 284-310.

Xigen Li (2014), Time Span of News Coverage as an Antecedent of Perceptual and Behavioral Components of Third-Person Effect, Asian Journal of Communication, 25(2) 115-134. (SSCI journal)

Lily Zeng, Lijie Zhou, and Xigen Li (2014), Framing Strategies at Different Stages of Crisis: Coverage of the “July 5th” Urumqi Event by Xinhua, Reuters, and AP, International Communication Gazette, 77(1), 51-73. (SSCI journal)

Lily Zeng, Lijie Zhou, and Xigen Li (2014), Framing Strategies at Different Stages of Crisis: Coverage of the “July 5th” Urumqi Event by Xinhua, Reuters, and AP, International Communication Gazette, 77(1), 51-73. (SSCI journal)

Xigen Li (2014), Perceived channel efficiency and motivation and orientation of information seeking as predictors of media dependency, Telematics and Informatics, Vol. 31, No. 4, 628-639. (SSCI journal)

Xigen Li (2013), Innovativeness, Personal Initiative, and News Affinity as Predictors of Mobile Phone Use as a News Device, Chinese Journal of Communication, Vol. 6, No. 3, 350-373. (SSCI journal)

Xigen Li and Xudong Liu (2013), Selective Exposure, Extended Exposure and Side-tracked Exposure: A Model of Media Exposure on the Internet and the Consequential Effects, Communication Yearbook 37, 323-347

Xigen Li, Liu Yang (2013), Theoretical Perspectives for Studying International News Reporting “国际新闻报道研究理论框架与视角,” Shanghai Journalism Review 《新闻记者》, No. 9, 30-35.(中文社会科学引文索引CSSCI来源期刊)



Professor FAN Ruiping

Family-Oriented Informed Consent: East Asian and American Perspectives (ed.), Springer, Dordrecht, 2015.

“Confucian Perspective on Psychiatric Ethics,” with Z. Guo and M. Wong, John Saddler (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Psychiatric Ethics, Oxford University Press, 2015, pp.603-615.

“Equality Is Problematic: Engelhardt on Fair Equality of Opportunity, Health Care, and the Family,” in Lisa M. Rasmussen, Ana S. Iltis, and Mark J. Cherry (eds.), At the Foundations of Bioethics and Biopolitics: Critical Essays on the Thought of H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr., Springer, Dordrecht, 2015.

“Taking the Role of the Family Seriously in Treating Chinese Psychiatric Patients: A Confucian Familist Review on China’s first Mental Health Act,” with Mingxu Wang, Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 40.5 (October 2015): 387-399.