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Dr. Xin Liu is currently a Senior Lecturer and Chinese Course Leader at the School of Language and Global Studies, University of Central Lancashire, UK. She received her PhD in China’s Cultural Diplomacy and MBA in Change Management in the same university. Her research interest lies in the multidisciplinary area covering public diplomacy, cultural studies, international relations, media and communications.
Apart from nine translated books, Dr. Xin Liu has published the following journal articles:
Liu, X. ‘Look Beyond and Beneath the Soft Power: An Alternative Analytical Framework for China’s Cultural Diplomacy’, Cambridge Journal of China Studies, 2017
Liu, X. ‘China’s Cultural Diplomacy: A Great Leap Outward with Chinese Characteristics? Multiple Comparative Case Studies of the Confucius Institute’, Journal of Contemporary China, 2017
Liu, X. ‘So Similar, So Different, So Chinese - Analytical Comparisons of the Confucius Institute with its Western Counterparts’, Asian Studies Review, 2018
Liu, X. ‘The Vehicle and Driver of China’s Cultural Diplomacy: Global Vision Vs. Localised Practice’, Special Issue: Soft Power and Public Diplomacy in East Asia, Journal of Contemporary Eastern Asia, 2018
Liu, X. ‘Charting the Global Terrain of Struggle for China’s Confucius Institute’, Cambridge Journal of Eurasian Studies, 2018