Mengyang LiSouthern University of Science and Technology | SUSTech · Center for Higher Education Research
Doctor of Philosophy
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4 Research Items
International scholarly relations have been hegemonic in form and Euro-American in content. In academic publishing, inequalities have been widely sustained. This case is even worse in the human and social sciences. Despite a wealth of literature on such a longstanding theme, little research has focused on actual measures to combat the hegemony. Emp...
Since the 2000s, China has been fast establishing English-language academic journals to further internationalize research. This article delineates a national scenario of such journals in the humanities and social sciences (HSS) and explores their efforts and predicaments in bringing China’s HSS research to the world. Based on first-hand data collec...
Since the 2000s, China has been establishing English-language academic journals at a fast pace to further internationalize research. Reporting findings from an investigation on the current state of such journals in the humanities and social sciences, this article shows the great challenges that they face in the hierarchical global structure of know...
This doctoral project empirically examines English-language academic journals in the humanities and social sciences (HSS) in Mainland China. Through interviews with journal editors and document analysis, it aims to depict a national scenario of HSS English-language journals in China, and explore their efforts and predicaments in bringing China's research to the world under a context of global knowledge asymmetries. Different strategies and struggles of three specific journals as cases are also investigated.