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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

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. 15, No. 1 - April/May 2016

Special Issue - WATEF International Conference 2015

Guest Editors

In Ho Cho

Research Director, the IMC, South Korea

Front Matter

Table of Contents and Journal Details PDF

From the Guest Editor

From Social Network to Big Data, Future Forecasting, and Collaboration

In Ho Cho

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Assessing Losers Consent in Mixed Systems: Public Perceptions of Taiwan's 2008 Legislative Yuan Election

Timothy S. Rich

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

The Empire of Japan's Foreign Policy

Otto F. von Feigenblatt

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Assessing Knowledge Structures for Public Research Institutes

Hyeonchae Yang and Woo-Sung Jung

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Analysis of the Policy Network for the "Feed-in Tariff Law" in Japan: Evidence from the GEPON Survey

Sae Okura, Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki, Yohei Kobashi, Manuela Hartwig, and Yutaka Tsujinaka

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Global Civil Society from Hyperlink Perspective: Exploring the Website Networks of International NGOs

Harald Meier

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Living Labs as boundary-spanners between Triple Helix actors

Marina van Geenhuizen

Full paper in PDF

Research Article

Disaster Resilience in Self-Organized Interorganizational Networks: Theoretical Perspectives and Assessment

Kyujin Jung

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