Research on Chinese Media and Communication: China and the West
Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California, USA
- *Corresponding Author:
- Fan Dong
Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
University of Southern California, USA
Received Date: November 12, 2011; Accepted Date: December 22, 2011; Published Date: December 24, 2011
Citation: Dong F (2011) Research on Chinese Media and Communication: China and the West. J Mass Communicat Journalism 1:106. doi:10.4172/2165-7912.1000106
Copyright: © 2011 Dong F. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
This is a content analysis of Chinese media and communication studies published in the top four Chinese journals, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, International Communication Association, National Communication Association journals, and top European journals from 1998 to 2010. Developed on previous studies, this study further explores objective of study, level of analysis, countries in comparison and author affiliation. This study strives to identify basic contours of studies on Chinese media communication in China and beyond; locate junctions and disjunctions between Chinese and Western perspectives concerning media and communication studies.