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CCA/ICA Panel, May 25, 2019

CCA-KACA Joint Session: "Pushing the Boundaries of Asian Communication Research: Cases and Issues"
May 25, 2019, Saturday, 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM, Tenleytown West (Washington Hilton, First Floor)

Chair: Prof. Shuhua Zhou
Leonard H. Goldenson Endowed Chair in Radio and Television, School of Journalism, University of Missouri
Discussant: Trisha T. C. Lin
Associate Professor, College of Communication, National Chengchi University, Taiwan


  • Timorese Hakka Online Community Participation in Australia: An Extension of the Theory of Planned Behavior  (Sonia Huang, National Chiao Tung U; and Daniel Chew, U of Malaysia Sarawak)

  • The perceptions of trust between experienced and inexperienced users in a developed digital environment. (Gwangjae Kim, Hanyang Cyber U, & Jee Young Lee, U of Canberra, Australia)

  • GOT7’s Chinese K-Pop Fandom: Mobile Communications and China’s Transnational Popular Culture (Sun Meicheng, Nanyang Technological University)

  • Social media, compassion, and civic actions for a disaster: A case of Sewol Ferry disaster in Korea. (*Jeehyun Kim, Yong-Chan Kim, Yeji Kwon, Arha Cho, & Euikyung Shin, Yonsei U)

  • From Silicon Valley to Silicon Delta: A Case Study of Shenzhen in its 40th Year Anniversary of Open Reform Policy (Grace Yuehan Wang, U of Southern California)

  • A Pragma-Dialectical Study of News Commentaries ——Take News Commentaries for Japan's Revision of History Textbooks in People's Daily as an Example (Jingyu Guo and Xinyang You, Beijing Normal Univerity)


KACA-CCA Joint Session: "Mechanisms of Health Communication and News Effects in Asian Contexts"
May 25, 2019, Saturday, 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM, Tenleytown East (Washington Hilton, First Floor)

Chair: Chang Wan Woo (James Madison University)
Discussant: Minsun Shim (Inha University), Namkoong Kang (University of Maryland)

  • Differential Attention but Equally Overwhelming Support: Newspaper Coverage of Vaccination in South Korea and the Swiss Canton of Ticino (Peter Schultz, U of Lugano* & Soontae An, Ewha Womens U)

  • Examining patterns and frames in news coverage of a public health crisis between Chinese, US, and South Korean Agencies: A comparative analysis of the 2016 MERS Outbreak in South Korea. (Bitt Moon, Indiana U, & Sunwook You, Halla U)

  • Science VS Laymen: How Genetically Modified Food (GMF) is Discussed in Zhihu? (Jingjing Liang, Chelsea Ximing Liu, and Weiyu Zhang, National U of Singapore)

  • How to reduce negative stigma about mental health issues: Cultural differences in applying attribution theory. (Hye-Jin Cho, Jung-Hyun Kim, Sogang U)

  • Bridging between construal level theory and the transtheoretical model: the effect of temporal distance on organ donor registration behavior. (Yoo Jung Oh, U of California, Davis, & Hee Sun Park, Korea University)

  • Applying expectancy violation theory to the audience's perception on news articles. (Jong In Lim, Jae Chul Shim, & Hee Sun Park, Korea University)


*Ewha-KACA Award Winner

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