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Li YT, 2024, 'Digital togetherness as everyday resistance: The use of new media in addressing work exploitation in rural areas', New Media and Society, 26, pp. 1851 - 1870,

Li YT; Chen ML; Lee HW, 2024, 'Health communication on social media at the early stage of the pandemic: Examining health professionals’ COVID-19 related tweets', Social Science and Medicine, 347,

Li YT, 2024, '‘Black self-serve’: the depreciation of blackness and racialized vision among Taiwanese netizens', Information Communication and Society,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2024, 'Coordinating and doxing data: Hong Kong protesters’ and government supporters’ data strategies in the age of datafication', Social Movement Studies, 23, pp. 355 - 372,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2023, 'Data as a Weapon: The Evolution of Hong Kong Protesters’ Doxing Strategies', Social Science Computer Review, 41, pp. 1650 - 1670,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2023, 'Redefining consumer nationalism: The ambiguities of shopping yellow during the 2019 Hong Kong Anti-ELAB movement', Journal of Consumer Culture, 23, pp. 517 - 535,

Whitworth K; Li YT, 2023, 'Visual Framing: The Use of COVID-19 in the Mobilization of Hong Kong Protest', China Quarterly, 253, pp. 19 - 34,

Li YT, 2023, 'Taiwan and the WHO: negotiating the deconstruction of racialized discourse during the COVID-19 pandemic', International Affairs, 99, pp. 321 - 336,

Ho MS; Li YT, 2023, '‘I became a Taiwanese after I left Taiwan’: identity shift among young immigrants in the United States', Identities, 30, pp. 237 - 256,

Li YT; Liao BJ, 2023, 'An “Unsettling” Journey? Hong Kong’s Exodus to Taiwan and Australia After the 2019 Protests', American Behavioral Scientist,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2023, 'Contentious Repertoires: Examining Lennon Walls in Hong Kong’s Social Unrest of 2019', Journal of Contemporary Asia, 53, pp. 124 - 145,

Li YT, 2023, 'Integration Based on Socio-economic Status? Everyday Interactions and Boundary (Un)making Between Mainland Skilled Professionals and Locals in Hong Kong', International Migration Review,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2023, 'The right to information or data sovereignty? Sending unsolicited messages to Russians about the war in Ukraine', Big Data and Society, 10,

Li Y, 2023, 'Building Power to Shape Labor Policy: Unions, Employer Associations, and Reform in Neoliberal Chile By PabloPérez Ahumada, University of Pittsburgh Press, May 2023, 224 pp., ISBN: 9780822947691 (hardback), Price USD 55.00', British Journal of Industrial Relations, 61, pp. 984 - 986,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2022, 'Reclaiming Hong Kong through neighbourhood-making: A study of the 2019 Anti-ELAB movement', Urban Studies, 59, pp. 1372 - 1388,

Li YT; Fung KY, 2022, 'Donating to the fight for democracy: The connective activism of overseas Hong Kongers and Taiwanese in the 2019 Anti-extradition bill movement', Global Networks, 22, pp. 292 - 307,

Li Y-T, 2022, '[Book review] Taiwan: Manipulation of Ideology and Struggle for Identity', International Journal of Taiwan Studies, 5, pp. 203 - 205,

Li YT, 2022, 'How important is English, Mandarin, and Cantonese for getting a job? Exploring employers’ perceptions of linguistic capital in Hong Kong', Chinese Sociological Review, 54, pp. 155 - 177,

Li YT; Cheng M; Mkono M, 2022, 'Information Diffusion or Deviation? An Exponential Random Graph Model of Activism Against Discrimination on Airbnb', Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research,

Li YT, 2021, 'Asymmetrical understandings of the value of time between Taiwanese Working Holiday Makers and the Australian government: Cultural exchange or serving time?', Sociological Review, 70,

Li Y-T, 2021, '[Book review] Upsetting food: Three eras of food protests in the United States', Journal of Consumer Culture, pp. 146954052110499 - 146954052110499,

Li YT, 2021, 'One person, three identities? Examining re-politicization of ethnic, national, and Australian identities among 1.5-generation Taiwanese immigrants in Australia', Journal of Sociology, 57, pp. 541 - 558,

Li Y-T, 2021, '[Book review] The Sympathetic Consumer: Moral Critique in Capitalist Culture', Sociology, pp. 003803852110356 - 003803852110356,

Li Y-T; Ng J, 2021, 'Moral Dilemma of Striking: A Medical Worker’s Response to Job Duty, Public Health Protection and the Politicization of Strikes', Work, Employment and Society,

Li YT, 2021, 'Accounting for “the social” in contact tracing applications: The paradox between public health governance and mistrust of government's data use', Big Data and Society, 8,

Ho JM; Li YT; Whitworth K, 2021, 'Unequal discourses: Problems of the current model of world health development', World Development, 137, pp. 105176,

Li Y-T; Liu JC-E, 2021, '“Hong Kong, Add Oil!”: The Lennon Walls in the 2019 Hong Kong Movement', Contexts, 20, pp. 68 - 69,

Li Y-T; Liu JC-E, 2021, 'Auditing ethnic preference in Hong Kong’s financial job market: The mediation of white privilege and Hong Kong localism', International Sociology, 36, pp. 71 - 90,

Li YT, 2020, '“I was discriminated against because I was seen as PRC-Chinese”: The negotiation between ethnicity and nationalism among Taiwanese migrants in Australia', British Journal of Sociology, 71, pp. 1016 - 1030,

Li YT; Song Y, 2020, 'Taiwan as ghost island? Ambivalent articulation of marginalized identities in computer-mediated discourses', Discourse and Society, 31, pp. 285 - 306,

Li YT, 2020, 'Disharmonious Chinese ethnic business: intergroup stereotypes among Chinese migrant employees in Australia', Ethnic and Racial Studies, 43, pp. 732 - 750,

Li YT, 2019, '“It’s Not Discrimination”: Chinese Migrant Workers’ Perceptions of and Reactions to Racial Microaggressions in Australia', Sociological Perspectives, 62, pp. 554 - 571,

Li Y-T, 2018, 'Maintaining transnational ties and the convertibility of working holiday makers’ experiences in Australia', Current Sociology, 68, pp. 316 - 332,

Li Y-T, 2018, 'Mobilizing without the masses: control and contention in China', SOCIAL MOVEMENT STUDIES, 17, pp. 631 - 633,

Li Y-T, 2017, 'Forget Chineseness: On the Geopolitics of Cultural Identification', CULTURAL SOCIOLOGY, 11, pp. 540 - 542,

Li YT; Whitworth K, 2016, 'When the State Becomes Part of the Exploitation: Migrants’ Agency within the Institutional Constraints in Australia', International Migration, 54, pp. 138 - 150,

Li Y-T, 2016, 'The Chinese Face in Australia: Multi-Generational Ethnicity among Australian-Born Chinese', INTERNATIONAL SOCIOLOGY, 31, pp. 599 - 601,

Li YT, 2016, '‘Playing’ at the ethnic boundary: strategic boundary making/unmaking among ethnic Chinese groups in Australia', Ethnic and Racial Studies, 39, pp. 671 - 689,

Li Y-T, 2015, 'Constituting Co-Ethnic Exploitation: The Economic and Cultural Meanings of Cash-in-Hand Jobs for Ethnic Chinese Migrants in Australia', Critical Sociology, 43, pp. 919 - 932,

Li YT, 2015, 'Regulating the market risks: The coalitions between occupational unions and CSOs in Taiwan', Development and Society, 44, pp. 295 - 317,

Li Y-T, 2015, 'Shaping a Stranger: City Culture and Its Effects on Taiwanese Sojourners in China', Journal of City, Culture and Architecture, 1, pp. 51 - 62,

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