journal papers

  1. Chib, A. & Chen, V.H.H. (forthcoming). Midwives with mobiles: A gender perspective of technology introduction in rural Indonesia. Media Culture and Society.

  2. Chen, V.H.H. and Chew, C.H. (forthcoming). The Impact of Gender on Dragon Age: Gameplay, Story and Inter-Character Relationships. International Journal of Gender, Science and Technology.

  3. Chu Yew Yee, S. L., Gu, Y. X., Chen, V.H.H.; Duh, H. B. L. (2010). A Game Design Method Empowering Children and Adults. IEEE Learning Technology Newsletter (Special Issue on Game-Based Learning), 12(1).

  4. Duh, H.B.L, and Chen, V.H.H. (2009). Cheating behaviors in Online Gaming. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 5621, 567-573

  5. Duh, H.B.L, and Chen, H. (2007). Emerging issues in doing cross-cultural research in multicultural and multilingual societies. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 4559, 65-73. (SCI)

  6. Chen, H., Duh, H.B.L., Phuah, P. S. K., Lam, D.Z.Y. (2006). Enjoyment or Engagement: Role of Social Interaction in Playing Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Games (MMORPGS). Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 4161, 262 – 267. (SCI) (paper acceptance rate: 25%)

  7. Chen, G. & Chen, H. (2002). An Examination of PRC Business Negotiating Behaviors. Communication Research Reports, 19, 399-408.

referred papers in conference proceedings

  1. Chen, V.H.H. & Duh, H.B.L. (2010, September) The influence of cultural diversity in collaborative design teams. To be appeared in IFIP AICT (Advances in Information and Communication Technology) Series, Springer.

  2. Duh, H.B.L., Chu Yew Yee, S. L., Gu, Y. X., Chen, V.H.H. (2010, July) A Narrative-Driven Design Approach for Casual Games with Children. To be appeared in the Proceedings of the 37th International Conference and Exhibition of Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, Los Angelos, USA.

  3. Gu, Y. X., Koh, R.K.C, Chen, V.H.H., Duh, H.B.L. (2010, July). Facilitating learning interests through mobile information visualization”, To appear in the Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, Sousse, Tunisia

  4. Sheldon, J., Perry, J., Klopfer, E. Ong, J., Chen, V.H.H., Tzuo, P.W. & Rosenheck, L. (2010). Weatherlings: A New Approach to Student Learning Using Web-Based Mobile Games. To appear in Proceedings of the 5th International on Foundation of Digital Games, Los Angeles, USA.

  5. Sri, R. M.H., & Chen, V. H.H. (2010, June). Identity Negotiation of the Black African Diaspora through Discourse with Singaporeans. To be appeared in proceedings of International Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences, Paris, France.

  6. Duh, H.B.L., Do, E.Y.L., Billinghurst, M., Quek, F., & Chen, V.H.H. (2010, April). Senior-Friendly Technologies: Interaction Design for the Elderly. To appear in the extended abstract of the 28th ACM conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  7. Chen, V.H.H., Duh, H.B.L., & Ng, C.W. (2009). Players who play to make others cry: The influence of anonymity and immersion. In Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (pp. 341-344). New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  8. Chen, V.H.H., Lin, W., Haller, M., Leitner, J., & Duh, H.B.L. (2009). Social interaction, communicative behaviors and flow experience in tabletop gaming. In Proceedings of 6th ACM International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (pp. 281-286). New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  9. Chen, V.H.H., Lin, W.R, Ng, C.W., Chai, S.L, Khoo, A.C.E., & Duh, H.B.L. (2009). Children’s choice of games: the influence of prosocial tendency and education-level. In Proceedings of the 8th ACM International Conference on Entertainment Computing (pp. 110-119). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

  10. Chen,V.H.H., & Duh,H.B.L. (2009). Investigating user experience of online communities: The influence of community type. In IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (Abstract).doi:10.1109/CSE.2009.367

  11. Chen, V.H.H., Duh, H.B.L, & Hong, R. (2008). The changing dynamic of social interaction in World of Warcraft: The impacts of game feature change. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (pp. 356-359). New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  12. Duh, H.B.L, & Chen, V.H.H. (2008). Playing different games on different phones: An empirical study on mobile gaming. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM International Conference on Human Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Service (pp. 391-394). New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  13. Chen, H., & Duh, H.B.L. (2007). Understanding social interaction in World of Warcraft. In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (pp. 21-24). New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  14. Duh, H.B.L., Tan, G.C.B., & Chen, V.H.H. (2006). Usability evaluation for mobile device: A comparison of laboratory and field tests. In Proceedings of the 8th ACM International Conference in Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (pp. 181-186). New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  15. Chen, V.H.H., Duh, H.B.L., Kolko, B., Whang, L.S.M., & Fu, M.C.H. (2006). Games in Asia project. In Proceedings of the 24th Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery.

  16. Chen, H. (2005, August). Overcoming communication barriers in product design teams. In Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Production Research. Fisciano, Italy.

  17. Ma, J., Duh, H.B.L., Chen, H. (2005, August). A review of environment-oriented research on collaborative design. In Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Production Research. Fisciano, Italy

  18. Ma, J. Duh, H.B.L. Chen, H. (2005, July). A survey of human-oriented research in collaborative design. In Proceedings of HCI International, Las Vegas, USA

  19. Chen, H. (2000). Can I be postmodern and Taiwanese at the same time? In J. Biberman (Ed.), Business Research Yearbook. International Academy of Business Disciplines.

conference papers

  1. Ho, S., Chen, V.H.H. & Sim C (2010, August) Cultural Predispositions, Mass Media, and Opinion Expression: Examining the Spiral of Silence in Singapore. Paper presented at the annual conference of Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Denver, USA.

  2. Hong, R. & Chen, V. H. H. (2010, July).Disciplinary discourses through video and computer game usage. Paper presented at the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Braga, Portugal.

  3. Tee,Y., & Chen, V.H.H. (2010, July). 'Americanizing' the Chinese Martial Arts Film Genre: Transculturation in Kung Fu Panda and Kill Bill. Paper presented at the annual international convention of the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Braga, Portugal.

  4. Chen, V.H.H., & Tee, Y. (2010, June). Narrative transparency in Korean television dramas and the reception of Korean dramas in East Asia. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association, Singapore.

  5. Hong, R. & Chen, V. H. H. (2010, June). Productive identities: Game creation and the self. Paper to be presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Singapore.

  6. Hong, R. & Chen, V. H. H. (2010, June). FIRO-MMO: Towards a theory of relationships in MMOs. Paper to be presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Singapore.

  7. Chen, V.H.H. (2010, June) Fantasies in Game: A narrative approach of designing mobile games for children. Paper to be presented at Games+Learning+Society Conference, Wisconsin, U.S.A.

  8. Mehrabi, M. & Chen, V.H.H. (2010, June) Video game effect: Good or Evil. Paper to be presented at the annual conference of the annual meeting of the Asian Media Information and Communication Centre, Singapore.

  9. Chen, V.H.H., Duh, H.B.L., and Phuah, S.K.P. (2009, September). Power relationship in online gaming. Paper presented at Digital Game Research Association conference, London, England.

  10. Hong, R. Lee, J.L.Z., Tan, N.K.W., Ong. G.T.H. & Chen, V.H.H. (2010, August) Revealing Myself in Games: Constructing an Identity Through Game Creation. Paper presented at the annual conference of Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Boston, U.S.A.

  11. Chib, A.I., Chen V.H.H. & Chen, R.L. (2009, July) Examining gender issues in an ICT for healthcare project: Findings from Aceh Besar, Indonesia. Paper presented at the annual conference of the annual meeting of the Asian Media Information and Communication Centre, New Delhi, India.

  12. Chen , V.H.H., Lin, W.R. (2009, May). The ebb and flow of virtual resources: Capital manifestation and exchange in World of Warcraft. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

  13. Wong, S.T, Chen H. (2008, May). Thinking out-of-the-box and in other boxes: Team Creativity from a Different Perspective and in Context. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Montreal, Canada.

  14. Chen, H. (2007, November). The Power Dynamic and Interactivity in World of Warcarft. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois.

  15. Wong, S.T, Chen H. (2007, November). The Influence of Cultural Diversity on Workgroup Interaction: Mediating Factors and Conceptualization Issues. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

  16. Wong, S.T, Chen H. (2007, November). Appropriation of Chinese culture via mass media: Cultural hybridity and identity in a multicultural society. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

  17. Wong, S.T, Chen H. (2007, July). Globalization and cultural hybridity in multicultural society. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Association for Media and Communication Research

  18. Chen, H. (2007, June). The Impact of Japanese Manga: Exploring Singaporean Adolescents’ View of Friendship. Paper presented at the annual meeting of International Association for Intercultural Communication Studies, Harbin, China.

  19. Chen, H., Duh,H.B.L., Phuah, P.S.K. (2007, May) What makes MMORPGs fun? An explication of enjoyment, social interaction, and types of gamers. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, San Fransisco, CA.

  20. Chen, H. (2006, Novermber). To Date or Not to Date: Globalization and Interracial Dating in Singapore. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.

  21. Chen, H., Duh, H.B.L, Chen Y. (2006, July). Game [R]evolution: An Examination of the Emergence of Game Culture. Paper presented at the 2006 Association for Cultural Studies Crossroads Conference, İstanbu, Turkey.

  22. Chen, H., Loh, Z., Hua, P. S., Ng Y.S. (2005, July) Negotiating the “Auntie” Identity: Young Women’s Identity Construction in a Singaporean Context. Paper presented at the 14th AMIC Annual Conference, Beijing, China.

  23. Chen, H. (2005, May). The journey to a nonwhite land: Identity transformation of U.S. White Americans in Taiwan. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association in New York, NY.

  24. Chen, H. (2004, November). Experiencing Whiteness in the U.S.: Issues of Identity, Language and Race. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois.

  25. Shen, T. & Chen, H. (2004, November). Instructors in Students' Eyes in an Online Classroom. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois.

  26. Chen, H. (2003, November). The foreigner: The construction of White American identity in Taiwan. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Miami, Florida.

  27. Chen, H. (2003, November). A Chinese Perspective toward Intercultural Communication. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Miami, Florida.

  28. Chen, H. (2003, November). You don’t speak my language: Dealing with intercultural conflict among teachers from different cultural background. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Miami, Florida.

  29. Chen, H., Chia, S., & Ishida, K. (2003, February). Can We Work Together? Issues of Cultural Diversity in a Facilitation Team. Paper presented at the annual convention of the Western Communication Association, Salt Lake City, Utah.

  30. Chen, H. (2002, November). Do You Really Love Me?: Dating Relationship Between White American Males and Taiwanese Females. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.

  31. Chen, H. & Chen, G. (2002, November). He Xie (Harmony): The Axis of Chinese Communication Wheel. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.

  32. Joosten, M. T., Chen, H. & Shen, T. (2002, November). Reconceptualizing Conflict for an Integrative Approach: West is Introduced to the East. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.

  33. Chen, H. (2002, June). Harmony and Chinese Communication. Paper presented at the annual convention of the Chinese Communication Association, Taipei, Taiwan.

  34. Chen, H. (2002, March). Critical Consciousness: The Key toward a Multicultural Classroom. Paper presented at the annual convention of the Western Communication Association, Long Beach, California.

  35. Chen, H. & Shen, T. (2001, November). Effective Intercultural Conflict Management: An Alternative Approach. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

  36. Joosten, M. T. & Chen, H (2001, November). Experiential Learning for Cultural Diversity and Intercultural Competence in Business Contexts. Paper delivered at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

  37. Shen, T. & Chen, H. (2001, November). The Perception of Family Communication Patterns: The Impact of Long Distance Interaction. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

  38. Chen, H. (2000, November). Who am I? Beyond Chinese and Taiwanese. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Seattle, Washington.

  39. Chen, H. (2000, April). Talking diversity: Taiwanese postmodern identity. Paper presented at the annual convention of the Eastern Communication Association, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

  40. Chen, H. (1999, November). Identity construction within an intercultural context: A postmodern observation of Taiwanese students in the United States. Paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois.

book

  1. Chen, G. M., & Chen, H. (2005). An introduction to human communication (in Chinese). Taipei, Taiwan: Jiuliu.

referred book chapters

  1. Chen, V. H. H. & Duh, H.B.L. (2009) Social Interaction in online gaming community. In D. Akoumianakis (Ed). Virtual Communities of Practice and Social Interactive Technologies: Lifecycle and Workflow Analysis. IGI Global.

  2. Anijar, K., Chen, H., & Walker, T. E. (2005). Poofs—Cheesy and Other: Identity Politics as Commodity in South Park. In M. F. Dalton and L. R. Linder. (Eds)., Sitcom Reader, The America Viewed and Skewed. SUNY Press.

invited book chapters

  1. Chen, H. (2005). Internet and Interpersonal Communication. In G. M. Chen and D. Chou (Eds.). Principle and practice of media literacy (in Chinese). Taipei, Taiwan: WuNan.

work in process

  1. Hong, R., & Chen, V.H.H. (under review). Revealing Myself in Games: Constructing an Identity Through Game Creation. Submitted to Journal of Communication.

  2. Wong, S.T. & Chen, V.H.H (under review). Influence of Cultural Diversity on Workgroup Interaction: Mediating Factors and Conceptualization Issues. Submitted to Communication Monographs.

  3. Chen, V. H.H. & Duh, H.B.L. (under review). How does Cultural Belief influence Digital Gaming? Examining the Relationship between Social Axioms and Gaming Patterns. Submitted to CyberPsychology and Behavior.

  4. Chen, V.H.H. (under review). The Influence of Manga on Adolescents’ Perception of Friendship in Singapore. Submitted to Communication, Culture and Critique.

  5. Wong, S.T. & Chen, V.H.H (under review). Globalization and Cultural Hybridity in Multicultural Society. Submitted to Inter-Asia Cultural Studies.