English-language academic journals from China: a great opportunity
Author: Jia, Xian
Source: Learned Publishing, Volume 19, Number 1, January 2006 , pp. 9-13(5)
Abstract:The conditions for developing English-language academic journals in China are now favourable. Government investment in scientific research is increasing annually, there are many researchers at a high academic level with good English, and many key scientific research laboratories and engineering research centres have been established. There is also a big increase in the number of editors qualified in English. At present both the number and quality of English-language journals are low, so the Chinese government is acting to support such journals and remedy their defects. There is thus a great opportunity for the development of such journals.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: January 1, 2006
- Editor in Chief: Alan Singleton
North American Editor: Diane Scott-Lichter
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