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Thu May 25 2017

TOC: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 27 / 1 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <>

Date: 24-May-2017
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication Vol. 27, No. 1 (2017)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication
Volume Number: 27
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2017

Main Text:

2017. iii, 165 pp.

Table of Contents

Globalism and cultural tensions: Discursive constructions of the English language in China’s print media
Mo Li and Mohammed Albakry 1 – 21

The demobilizing potential of interpersonal conflict in the Pacific: The case of Guam
Francis Dalisay, Masahiro Yamamoto and Matthew J. Kushin 22 – 42

Examining political efficacy among Malaysian voters: The role of traditional and new media
Syed Arabi Idid, Ismail Sheikh Yusuf Ahmed and Rizwanah Souket 43 – 64

Unpacking cultural conceptualizations in Chinese English
Zhichang Xu and Farzad Sharifian 65 – 84

Investigating why Japanese students remain silent in Australian university classrooms: The influences of culture and identity
Yusuke Sasaki and Evan Ortlieb 85 – 98

Protest and protect: Chinese urban mothers’ perception of smartphone (tablet) in their everyday lives’ communication and interaction with young children
Huan Chen, Liling Zhou and Shufang Han 99 – 120

Do important questions demand respectful replies?: Analyzing televised political interviews in Japan
Ofer Feldman and Ken Kinoshita 121 – 157

Book reviews

Hui-Ching Chang & Richard Holt. (2014) Language, Politics and Identity in Taiwan
Reviewed by Jennifer M. Wei 158 – 160

Shi-xu. (2014) Chinese Discourse Studies
Reviewed by Yanhua Cheng 161 – 164

List of reviewers 165

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Language Family(ies): Afroasiatic

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