Peer Reviewed Publications​

  • Xie, M., & Chao, C. (In press-July 2022). The interplay of subjective well-being, social support, and social media use by Asian international students in the U.S. Journal of Intercultural Communication, 59.

  • Xie, M., & Chao, C. (In progress). Race and cultural taboo: Refugee’s disaster vulnerability and resilience. In G. Luurs. (Ed). Handbook of research on communication strategies for taboo topics. IGI Global.

  • Xie, M. (In progress). Neoliberal discourses in environmental justice: Case studies of environmental nonprofit organizations in China. In M. Roseanne, T. Coule, & A. Eikenberry. (Eds). Handbook of critical perspectives on nonprofit organizing and voluntary action: Concepts, applications, and future directions. Edward Elgar Publishing.

  • Xie, M., & Chao, C. (In press). The discourse of nationalist identity and nationalist leadership in Hong Kong: An examination of media coverage on U.S.-China relations. In H. Cheng & H. S. Yueh. (Eds.). Resistance in the era of nationalism: (Per)Forming identities in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao. Michigan State University Press. (Top Paper Award in Chinese Communication Studies at the 107th NCA Annual Conference)

  • Xie, M., & Chao, C. (Forthcoming). Social media as mechanisms for accountability: Cases of China's Environmental Civil Society. In E. Ngwainmbi (Ed.), Compromised identities: The role of social media in dismantling ethnic and national borders. Palgrave Macmillan.

  • Xie, M., & Chao, C. (2021). Online accountability disclosure: Social media use by environmental nonprofit organizations in China. In U. Bakan & L. M. Lengel.(Eds.). Social media archaeology: From theory to practice (pp.113-131). Macro World Publishing.

  • Xie, M. (2021). Social credit system and self-censorship in China. In B. E. Johansen & A. Akande (Eds.), Nationalism: Past as a paralogue (pp.257-280). Nova Science.

  • Xie, M. (2020). Leadership perceptions of social media use by small-to-medium-sized nonprofits. Journal of Nonprofit Education and Leadership, 10(4).

  • Xie, M., & Pang, M. (2019). Gender and career development in nonprofit organizations: Comparative study of female leadership in China, South Africa, and the U.S. In C. Chao & L. Ha (Eds.), Asian women leadership: A cross-national and cross-sector comparison (pp. 159-172). Routledge.

  • Xie, M., & Pang, M. (2018). A cross-cultural examination of Chinese and American female leadership in nonprofit organizations. China Media Research, 14(1), 30-41.

Other Publications




  • Xie, M. (2014). The communication of Christianity in contemporary China. Beijing, China: Tuanjie Press.

Peer Reviewed Publications

Other Publications

  • Xie, M. (2015). Hello, Atlantic Ocean! Tourists, 2 (7), 30-33.

  • Xie, M. (2015). Interpersonal communication research in the environment of localization and new media, China Social Science, 2015/2/4, B02.

  • Xie, M. (2014). The Great Wall in Beijing area. Tourists, 9 (4), 93-107.

  • Xie, M. (2014). The new model of group tourism. Tourists, 6 (3), 46-62.

  • Xie, M. (2014). The ancient village under the Great Wall. Tourists, 6 (3), 102-105.

  • Xie, M. (2008). 2008 News expression: social instrument of responsibility and power. Northern Weekend, December 25, 2008.