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Philanthropy, celebrity and governance in the People's Republic of China

Funding: 2010: $84,193
2011: $167,362
2012: $164,758
2013: $163,178
2014: $81,589

Project Member(s): Jeffreys, E.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Australian Research Council (ARC Future Fellowships)

Start year: 2011

Summary: This project is the first major study of the new phenomenon of celebrity philanthropy and its governance in present-day China. It will provide knowledge of government and philanthropic responses to some of the problems associated with unequal development in China and increase Australia's capacity to engage effectively with a rapidly changing china.

Publications:

Jeffreys, E 2018, 'Celebrity philanthropy in China: rethinking cultural studies' 'Big Citizen' critique' in Routledge Handbook of Celebrity Studies, Routledge, UK, pp. 227-242.
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Jeffreys, E 2017, 'Entrepreneurs, celebrities and charitable foundations: elite philanthropy in China' in Carrillo, B, Hood, J & Kadetz, P (eds), Handbook of Welfare in China, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, pp. 317-337.

Jeffreys, E 2017, 'Understanding the Lei Feng Revival: Evidence from a Survey of Chinese Students', China Media Research, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 54-66.

Jeffreys, E & Xu, J 2017, 'Celebrity-inspired, Fan-driven: Doing Philanthropy through Social Media in Mainland China', ASIAN STUDIES REVIEW, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. 244-262.
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Bray, D & Jeffreys, E 2016, New mentalities of government in China.
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Bray, D & Jeffreys, E 2016, 'New Mentalities of Government in China', Routledge.

Cartier, C 2016, 'Governmentality and the urban economy: Consumption, excess, and the 'civilized city' in China' in Jeffreys, E & Bray, D (eds), New Mentalities of Government in China, Taylor & Francis, USA, pp. 56-73.
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Jeffreys, E 2016, 'Elite Philanthropy in China and America: The Discipline and Self-discipline of Wealth' in Bray, D & Jeffreys, E (eds), New Mentalities of Government in China, Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon, pp. 118-140.

Jeffreys, E & Bray, D 2016, 'New Mentalities of Government in China: An Introduction' in Bray, D & Jeffreys, E (eds), New Mentalities of Government in China, Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon, pp. 1-15.

Jeffreys, E & Su, X 2016, 'Governing through Lei Feng: A Mao-era Role Model in Reform-era China' in Bray, D & Jeffreys, E (eds), New Mentalities of Government in China, Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon, pp. 30-54.

Jeffreys, E 2016, 'Political celebrities and elite politics in contemporary China', CHINA INFORMATION, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 58-80.
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Jeffreys, E & Yu, H-Q 2015, El Sexo en China, Montesinos, Barcelona, Spain.

Allatson, P 2015, 'Shakira, Ricky Martin and Celanthropic Latinidad in the Americas' in Jeffreys, E & Allatson, P (eds), Celebrity Philanthropy, Intellect Books, Bristol, UK.

Allatson, P & Jeffreys, E 2015, 'Celebrity Philanthropy :Afterword' in Jeffreys, E & Allatson, P (eds), Celebrity Philanthropy, Intellect L & D E F A E, Bristol, UK.

Allatson, PV 2015, 'Shakira, Ricky Martin and Celanthropic Latinidad in the Americas' in Jeffreys, E & Allatson, P (eds), Celebrity Philanthropy, Intellect, Bristol, UK, pp. 191-210.

Jeffreys, E 2015, 'Celebrity Philanthropy in China and the Zhang Ziyi Scandal' in Jeffreys, E & Allatson, P (eds), Celebrity Philanthropy, The University of Chicago Press, Bristol, UK.

Jeffreys, E & Allatson, P 2015, 'Celebrity Philanthropy: An Introduction' in jeffreys, E & Allatson, P (eds), Celebrity Philanthropy, The University of Chicago Press, Bristol, UK.

Jeffreys, E 2015, 'Celebrity Philanthropy in Mainland China', Asian Studies Review, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. 571-588.
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Jeffreys, E & Yu, H 2015, 'Sex in China: History, Debates and Policy Implications', The University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

Keywords: China, Philanthropy, governance, government, celebrity

FOR Codes: Studies of Asian Society, Cultural Understanding not elsewhere classified, Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society