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Journal of Contemporary Eastern Asia (JCEA)

JCEA is a refereed biannual e-publication devoted to the study of current political, social and economic trends in East and Southeast Asia. JCEA also accepts studies related to Internet research, Triple Helix, social network analysis, and cyber communication. The editors welcome manuscripts based on original research or significant reexamination of existing literature. <more...>





Han Woo PARK 

Department of Communication & Information,

YeungNam University, Korea

Christian Schafferer,

Department of International Trade,

Overseas Chinese University, Taiwan

Associate Editors

Gohar Feroz Khan

Korea University of Technology and Education, Korea

Yenn LEE

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS),
University of London, UK

Ki-Seok KWON

National Hanbat University, Korea

Kyujin Jung

Department of Public Administration

Tennessee State University, USA

Joshua Sung Woo Yang

Department of System Biology

Yonsei University, South Korea

Wayne Weiai Xu

Northeastern University (Boston), USA

Book Review Editor

Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki

Graduate School of International

Political Economy, University of Tsukuba, Japan

JCEA Publishers

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JCEA - Vol. 14, No. 1 - April/May 2015

DISC 2014 Special Issue

Data as Social Culture: Networked Innovation and Government 3.0

Guest Editors

In Ho Cho

Research Director, The IMC, South Korea

Chae Nam Chon

CEO, The IMC, South Korea

Front Matter

Table of Contents and Journal Details (PDF)

From the Guest Editors

Data as Social Culture:

Networked Innovation and Government 3.0

In Ho Cho and Chae Nam Chon

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Does the Use of Social Network Sites and Mobile Phones Promote the Acquisition of Job-Related Information, Job Mobility and Entrepreneurship in Asia?

Marko M. Skoric, Pan Ji, Wayne Wei-Jen Fu, Clarice Chwei Lin Sim and Yongjin Park

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Networked Creativity on the Censored Web 2.0:

Chinese Users' Twitter-based Activities on the Issue of Internet Censorship

Weiai Wayne Xu and Miao Feng

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

An Empirical Analysis of Smartphone Diffusions in a Global Context

Daegon Cho

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Situating social games in the everyday:

an Australian perspective

Michele Willson

Full paper in PDF

Global Partners

JCEA 2015

Journal of Contemporary Eastern Asia

Cyber Emotions Research Center, YeungNam University, 280 Daehak-Ro, Gyeongsan, Gyeongbuk 712-749,

Republic of Korea

Email: eastasia[at]yu.ac.kr