Welcome to PW’s coverage on the Chinese academic publishing segment, which is capitalizing on massive government funding to produce groundbreaking research and publications. Here, we talk with nine Chinese publishers about the industry, check out the influential presses, and discover the different types of universities in the country. All this, plus a quick look at six hot topics in China that are currently driving its academic publishing sector, and selected new and important titles coming out of these presses.

The Academic Book Market in China

Distribution of Academic Titles

Major Chinese Academic Presses

Types of Chinese Universities

Hot Topics in Chinese Academic Publishing

New Titles from Chinese Academic Presses

Profile of 9 Academic Publishers in Alphabetical Order:

Beijing Jiaotong University Press

Beijing Normal University Press Group

Chongqing University Press

East China Normal University Press

Guangxi Normal University Press Group

Shaanxi Normal University General Publishing House

Social Sciences Academic Press

Xi’an Jiaotong University Press

Zhejiang University Press