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Lisong Liu

Lisong Liu
Associate Professor
PHD - University of of Minnesota, Minneapolis; MA - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; BA - Wuhan University
Professional Experience: 



  • 2015 - Chinese Student Migration and Selective Citizenship: Mobility, Community and Identity between China and the United States (Routledge, 2015) 


  • 2016 - "Chinese Students Migrants and American Religious Organizations." Journal of Chinese Overseas 12, no. 1 (2016): 122-153
  • 2012 - “Return Migration and Selective Citizenship: A Study of Returning Chinese Professional Migrants from the United States.” Journal of Asian American Studies 15, no. 1 (2012): 35-68

Encyclopedia Entries

  • Forthcoming - “Chinese Migration/Chinese Overseas.” In Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Nationalism, edited by John Stone, Rutledge Dennis, Polly Rizova and Anthony Smith. Wiley-Blackwell
  • 2013 - “China: Immigration Legislation and Laws.” In Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration, edited by Immanuel Ness and Peter Bellwood. Wiley-Blackwell
  • 2009 - “International Students.” In Dictionary of Transnational History (an interdisciplinary encyclopedia), edited by Akira Iriye and Pierre-Yves Saunier. Palgrave Macmillan Series of Transnational History, 585-6. London: Palgrave Macmillan