SOFTA LECTURE SERIES: Environmental Communication Research in China

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The Lecture

Environmental communication has developed quite fast in last decade in China due to serious visibility of environmental problems. Researches in the area focuses on different areas besides traditional research topics and perspectives. After examine research articles in academic journals in Chinese, we find in China researches on environmental issues always focus on conflicting environmental issues, take a strong anthropocentrism perspective while pay little attention to poverty and gender issues which are closely related to the environmental problems.

SPEAKER'S BIO

Professor Ji Li
School of Journalism and Communication, Wuhan University

Professor Ji Li works in the School of Journalism and Communication Studies at Wuhan University. Her research area is communication theory. At present, she is the Vice Chairperson of the Chinese Association of Global Communication and Public Diplomacy.