Current Research Projects and Interests:
Parent-Children Dynamics among Migrant Families; Returned Migrant Children in Central and West China: General Situation, Problems and Countermeasures; Social Impact of the Relief & Regulation System: A Case Study of Zhejiang
Liu, Zhijun and Zhu, Fangsheng (2011). China’s Returned Migrant Children: Experiences of Separation and Adaptation. The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology, Accepted in August 2011.
Pan, Tianshu and Liu, Zhijun (2011). “Place Matters: An Ethnographic Perspective on Historical Memory, Place Attachment, and Neighborhood Gentrification in Post-Reform Shanghai”. Chinese Sociology and Anthropology, vol. 43, no. 4.
Liu, Zhijun and Chen, Jiansheng (2011). The Predicament of Specialized Villages and Its Solutions: A Case Study of Zhe-Village，International Journal of Business Anthropology，Vol. 2, No. 2.