Communication & Society (the Journal thereafter) is a refereed journal that publishes four issues a year, in January, April, July and October. It is a joint publication of the Centre for Chinese Media and Comparative Communication Research, School of Journalism and Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and the Centre of Media and Communication Research, School of Communication, Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU).

Communication and Society has been accepted into the Taiwan Social Science Citation Index (TSSCI). All articles of Communication and Society, starting from Issue 23, January 2013, will be indexed in TSSCI.

Launched in December 2006, the journal serves the rapidly expanding research community in Greater China and other parts of the world. It aims to achieve three major goals. The first is to promote the development of communication science in Chinese through the publication of original and state-of-the-art research reports. The second is to serve as a bridge between scholarship in the East and West and to promote transborder perspectives in research. The third is to foster an interdisciplinary approach to the study of communication.

Research articles form the bulk of the Journal's contents. It also features periodic exchanges with world-renown scholars in social science in general and communication in particular.

Professor Joseph Chan from CUHK is the Journal's founding editor-in-chief. The current editor-in-chief is Prof. Ven-Hwei Lo from CUHK. There are nine editors, namely, Prof. Yu Huang, Prof. Xiaosui Xiao, and Prof. Emile Yeh from HKBU, Prof. Eric Ma, Prof. Anthony Fung and Prof. Christine Huang from CUHK, Prof. Chingching chang from Chengchi University, Prof. Guoming chen from University of Rhode Island and Prof. Guoliang Zhang from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Serving on the Journal's editorial board are well-established scholars from around the world. Its co-sponsors include the following research institutions and associations from Greater China, UK and USA:

Association for Chinese Communication Studies [ACCS];
Centre for Communication Research, City University of Hong Kong;
Chinese Association of Communication [CAC];
Chinese Communication Association [CCA];
Chinese Communication Society [CCS];
China Media Centre, University of Westminster, UK;
National Center for Radio and Television Studies, Communication University of China;
Program in Chinese Media and Communication Studies, Duke University;
Research Center for Information and Communication, Fudan University;
Research Center for Media Development, Wuhan University and
Research Center of Journalism and Social Development, Renmin University of China.
The Journal serves the whole research community and looks forward to receiving the best articles from Chinese-speaking researchers from around the world. It abides by the norms of blind review in selecting articles.

The Secretariat:
School of Journalism and Communication
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 3943 7680
Fax: (852) 2603 5007

For subscription, please contact our Publisher:
The Chinese University Press
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Fax: (852) 2603 7355


郵寄地址: 香港 沙田 香港中文大學 新聞與傳播學院
School of Journalism and Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong.