Scholarly Communication in China Hong Kong Japan Korea and Taiwan

This is one of the very few books that systematically explores the characteristics of scholarly communication outside the West. Over the last decade the advances in information technology have remodelled the foundation of scholarly communication. This book examines how countries/regions in East Asia (China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan) have reacted to the innovations in the conduct of research and in the exchange of ideas. It outlines the traditional systems of scholarly exchange in China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan, and then concentrates on the efforts of these countries/regions to provide revolutionary ways of writing, publishing, and reading of information produced by members of the academic community. It also discusses the achievements as well as challenges in the process of technology innovations, highlighting the uniqueness of practices in scholarly communication in this part of the world. The first book on this topic Chapters written by experts from each country and region covered Comprehensive introduction with historical view and critical perspective

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  • Author : Jingfeng Xia
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 200 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632134
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Scholarly Communication in China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and Taiwan

Scholarly Communication in China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and Taiwan
  • Author : Jingfeng Xia
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 March 2008
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This is one of the very few books that systematically explores the characteristics of scholarly communication outside the West. Over the last decade the advances in information technology have remodelled the foundation of scholarly communication. This book examines how countries/regions in East Asia (China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan) have reacted to the innovations in the conduct of research and in the exchange of ideas. It outlines the traditional systems of scholarly exchange in China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan, and

Scholarly Communication at the Crossroads in China

Scholarly Communication at the Crossroads in China
  • Author : Jingfeng Xia
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 09 January 2017
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Scholarly Communication at the Crossroads in China follows the dichotomy paradox to focus on both achievements and challenges at every step of the scholarly communication process, highlighting Insights and trends in academic infrastructure and scholarly behaviors within the context of local economic, political, and technological development. Since China adopted an open-door policy in the late 1970s, it has experienced a dramatic economic transformation. With a growth rate around 10% over the past three decades, China is now the second largest economy

Handbook for Asian Studies Specialists: A Guide to Research Materials and Collection Building Tools

Handbook for Asian Studies Specialists: A Guide to Research Materials and Collection Building Tools
  • Author : Noriko Asato
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 08 October 2013
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An indispensable tool for librarians who do reference or collection management, this work is a pioneering offering of expertly selected print and electronic reference tools for East Asian Studies (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean). • Represents the first work to include Chinese, Japanese, and Korean materials in one volume • Incorporates critical information on subscription-based and open-source electronic reference tools • Written by noted leading experts in Asian Studies librarianship • Supplies materials in English and vernacular Asian languages • Includes multilingual titles but provides references

The Koreas

The Koreas
  • Author : Mary E. Connor
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 04 July 2022
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Looks at the history, geography, politics, economics, religion, education, etiquette, language, art, architecture, music, food, leisure activities, and sports of both North and South Korea.

Political Communication in Asia

Political Communication in Asia
  • Author : Lars Willnat,Annette Aw
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 March 2009
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This edited volume provides a critical review of political communication research conducted in Asia over the past twenty years. Each chapter focuses on studies published in a specific Asian country, selected according to the level of contribution made to the field of political communication in Asia. Covering China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and India, the book’s primary objective is to review the unique theoretical accomplishments made by Asian communication scholars, thus contributing to a

Science Communication in the World

Science Communication in the World
  • Author : Bernard Schiele,Michel Claessens,Shunke Shi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 02 April 2012
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This volume is aimed at all those who wonder about the mechanisms and effects of the disclosure of knowledge. Whether they have a professional interest in understanding these processes generally, or they wish to conduct targeted investigations in the PCST field, it will be useful to anyone involved in science communication, including researchers, academics, students, journalists, science museum staff, scientists high public profiles, and information officers in scientific institutions.

Technology, Research and Professional Learning

Technology, Research and Professional Learning
  • Author : Jingjing Zhang
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 June 2018
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This book investigates the use of network technologies in research, and explores how such use potentially changes the nature of professional learning between academics. It attempts to situate the discussion of technology use in real-world research settings, to identify the different forms of participation in intellectual exchange embedded in academic dialogue, and to further contribute to knowledge on how the use of network technology potentially changes the nature of learning. Multiple data collection methods are employed, in two forms of

Japanese Urban System

Japanese Urban System
  • Author : Yuji Murayama
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 November 2013
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This book is an attempt to explain Japanese regional structure and associated dynamism in terms of urban systems. It is extremely effective to use the urban systems approach to explain the regional changes in today's Japan, which is undergoing changes wrought by economic globalization and the information revolution. This is because the transformation into a service economy has become the key component of the economic activities of cities, linkages are being mutually strengthened, and regional development is being determined by

Soft Power Made in China

Soft Power Made in China
  • Author : Claire Seungeun Lee
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 25 September 2018
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This book analyzes the ways in which China’s soft power growth faces dilemmas in East Asia through both online and offline platforms. One dilemma for China’s transnational soft power-field expansion lies in the intersection of its source and receiving countries. The author discusses how transnational audiences’ consumption and reception of Chinese television series are shaped by domestic factors, with interpretations of and desires for different forms of capital, further inhibiting the foreign export of these series. Another dilemma

Springer-Verlag: History of a Scientific Publishing House

Springer-Verlag: History of a Scientific Publishing House
  • Author : Heinz Sarkowski,Heinz Götze
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 07 October 1996
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A chronicle written only by someone for whom the present important. Goethe, Maximen und Reflexionen The second volume of our company's history differs from the first in several ways. With a great appreciation of history, Heinz Sarkowski has impressively reconstructed the company cor- spondence, which is fortunately almost completely preserved, and made it speak. * There is an inexhaustible amount of c- respondence pertaining to the period I have taken it upon myself to cover, and working through it properly not

Primary Science Education in East Asia

Primary Science Education in East Asia
  • Author : Yew-Jin Lee,Jason Tan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 26 September 2018
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This edited volume is a state-of-the-art comparison of primary science education across six East-Asian regions; namely, the People’s Republic of China, Republic of Korea, Republic of China, Hong Kong SAR, Japan, and Singapore. While news of educational policies, classroom teaching, assessment, and other educational innovations here often surface in the international media, this book brings together for the first time relevant information regarding educational systems and strategies in primary science in East Asia. Above all, it is a readable

Mobile Media, Political Participation, and Civic Activism in Asia

Mobile Media, Political Participation, and Civic Activism in Asia
  • Author : Ran Wei
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 23 September 2016
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This book explores how personalized content and the inherent networked nature of the mobile media could and do lead to positive externalities in social progress in Asian societies. Empirical studies that examine uses of the mobile phone and apps (voice mailing, SMS, mobile social media, mobile Weibo, mobile WeChat, etc.) are featured as a response to calls for theorization of the mobile media's efficacy as a tool for citizen engagement and participation in civic and political affairs, especially in the