Prof. Wang Hong-zen 王宏仁


Prof. Wang Hong-zen 王宏仁

Home Institiution:

Department of Sociology, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaoshiung

Duration of Stay:

Oct. 20 - Nov. 15, 2016



2011 Politics of Difference in Taiwan. London and New York: Routledge. (co-editor with Tak-wing Ngo)

2009 Cross-border marriage with Asian characteristics (Taipei: Academia Sinica) (editor)

2009 To cross or not to cross: Transnational Taiwan, Taiwan's Transnationality (Taipei: Academia Sinica) (in Chinese) (editor)

2006. Social Stratification in Postwar Taiwan. Taipei: Taiwan Archive. Co-authored with Ming-chang Tsai.

2004. Taiwanese Businesspeople in Southeast Asia: Networks, Identification and Globalization. Taipei: CAPAS, Academia Sinica. Co-edited with Michael H. H. Hsiao and Kung I-chun.


Selected Journal Articles

2015 Presidential address:


Public sociological writings: academic blogs and knowledge

dissemination in Taiwan. (2016)

「男性家暴者的諮商經驗:階級差異如何再製」,台灣社會學刊,第 55 期,頁227-273 (TSSCI 期刊,通訊作者,陳伯偉、唐文慧合著)。

How Class Distinctions Are Reproduced: Evidence from The Counselling Experiences of Male Domestic Violence Abusers. (2014)

「Navigating Domestic Violence Protection Law by Vietnamese Immigrant Wives in Taiwan」, Affilia (co-authored with Anna Wen-hui Tang) ,SSCI。

Governing Migrant Workers at a Distance: Managing the Temporary Status of Guestworkers in Taiwan. International Migration, 2013, (co-authored with Yen-fen Tseng)

Ethnic diversity and statistics in East Asia: 'foreign brides’ surveys in Taiwan and South Korea. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 2010, 33(6): 1108 - 1130 (co-authored with Daniele Belanger, Hye-kyung Lee)

China’s Skilled Labor on the Move: How Taiwan Businesses Mobilize Ethnic Resources in Asia. Asian Survey, 2008, vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 265-281

“Hidden Spaces of Resistance of the Subordinated: Case Studies fromVietnamese Female Migrant Partners in Taiwan”, International Migration Review,2007, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 706-727.

「Socially Constructed Ethnic Division of Labor: Labor control in Taiwan-owned firms in Malaysia and Vietnam」,International Sociology,2006,vol. 41, no. 4, pp. 580-601 (co-authored with I-chun Kung).

"Asian transnational corporations and labor rights: Vietnamese trade unions in Taiwan-invested companies", Journal of Business Ethics, 2005, vol. 56, no. 1, pp. 43-53.

"The Impact of the State on Workers' Conditions - Comparing Taiwanese Factories in China and Vietnam", Pacific Affairs, Winter 2004-2005, vol. 77, no. 4, pp. 629-646 (co-authored with Anita Chan), (Best Article Award 2005, The William L. Holland Prize)