Degree: Ph.D. Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1997.
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Ph.D., Geography, Clark University. 1997.
M.A.,Geography, Clark University. 1994.
M.S. Geography, Beijing Normal University, China. 1988.
B.S. Geography, Beijing Normal University, China. 1985.
GEOG 102 - World Regional Geography
GEOG 330 - Culture and Environment
GEOG 353 - Geography of China
GEOG 468 - (new course number pending) – Special Topics in “Env, Science, Politics”
GEOG 757 - Graduate Seminar: Cultural Geography
Cultural geography of the environment, perception of nature, environmental ideology and politics; minority people and resource use in China, ideas of nature in Chinese thought
Jiang, Hong (accepted). Science and policy discourse of desertification and its control in China. In Roy Behnke ed., Desertification: Science, politics and public perception. Springer.
Jiang, Hong. 2013 (in press). Encountering propaganda documents in China. In M. Conran and F. Suzanne eds., Tweets from the field: Ethnographic updates from Asia and the Pacific. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
Jiang, Hong. 2012 Great Green Wall (China). In Sam Geall, Jingjing Liu, & Sony Pellissery eds., China, India, and East and Southeast Asia: Assessing Sustainability (The Encyclopedia of Sustainability Vol. 7). Great Barrington, MA: Berkshire Publishing. 174–176.
Jiang, Hong. 2011 Whither the Mongols? Trace Foundation Newsletter 2011 (August). (Web access: http://www.trace.org/news/whither-mongols)
Jiang, Hong. 2010. Desertification in China: Problems with policies and perceptions. In Joel J. Kassiola and Sujian Guo eds., China's environmental crisis. Palgrave Macmillan. 13-40.
Jiang, Hong. 2008. Grassland campaigns in China’s collective era: Socialist politics and local initiatives in Uxin Ju, a “Pastoral Dazhai”. In P. Ho and R. L. Edmonds (eds.) China’s Embedded Activism: Opportunities and constraints of a social movement (Rutledge Studies on China in Transition). London: Routledge. 89-110.
Reynolds, J. F., D. M. Stafford Smith, E. F. Lambin et al. (one of 17 authors). 2007. Global desertification: Building a science for dryland development. Science. Vol. 316, May 2007, 847-851.
Jiang, Hong. 2006. Poaching state politics in socialist China: Uxin Ju’s grassland campaign during 1958-1966. Geographical Review 96 (4): 633-656.
Jiang, Hong 2006. Decentralization, ecological construction, and the environment in post-reform China: Case study from Uxin banner, Inner Mongolia. World Development 34 (11): 1907-1921.
Jiang, Hong. 2006. Fences, ecologies, and changes in pastoral life: Sandy land reclamation in Inner Mongolia, China. In Karl Zimmerer ed., Globalization and new geographies of conservation. University of Chicago Press. 296-314.
Jiang, Hong. 2005. Grassland management and views of nature in China since 1949: Regional policies and local changes in Uxin Ju, Inner Mongolia. Geoforum 36 (5): 641-653.
Jiang, Hong. 2004. Cooperation, land use, and the environment in Uxin Ju: A changing landscape of a Mongolian-Chinese borderland in China. Annals of Association of American Geographers 94 (1): 117-139
Jiang, Hong. 2003. Stories remote sensing images can tell: Integrating remote sensing analysis with ethnographic research in the study of cultural landscape. Human Ecology 31(2): 215-232.
Jiang, Hong. 2002. Culture, ecology, and nature’s changing balance: Sandification on Mu Us Sandy Land, Inner Mongolia, China. In J. F. Reynolds and D. M. Stafford Smith eds., Global desertification: Do humans cause deserts? Berlin: Dahlem University Press. 181-196.
Robbins, P. F., N. Abel, H. Jiang, M. Mortimore, M. Mulligan, G.S. Okin, D.M. Stafford Smith, and B.L. Turner II. 2002. Desertification at the community scale: Sustaining dynamic human-environment systems. In J. F. Reynolds and D. M. Stafford Smith eds., Global desertification: Do humans cause deserts? Berlin: Dahlem University Press. 325-356.
Jiang, Hong, and J. Ronald Eastman. 2000. Application of fuzzy measures in multi-criteria evaluation in GIS. International Journal of Geographic Information Science 14(2): 173-184.
Jiang, Hong. 1999. The Ordos Plateau of China: An endangered environment. Tokyo: United Nations University Press. p. 210.