A review of the current state of research on China’s international image management

@article{Hartig2019ARO,
  title={A review of the current state of research on China’s international image management},
  author={F. Hartig},
  journal={Communication and the Public},
  year={2019},
  volume={4},
  pages={68 - 81}
}
  • F. Hartig
  • Published 2019
  • Political Science
  • Communication and the Public
Image Management is a crucial aspect of China’s engagement with the world, and the related scholarship has already produced high-quality learned analyses. This article, however, identifies a certain stagnation in knowledge production. This stagnation, I argue, is first due to a tendency to focus research on a few recurring themes and second due to three contested areas and related research gaps. These contestations concern (1) the question how to describe and conceptualize image management… Expand
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