Dr Neil Munro

  • Senior Lecturer in Chinese Politics (Politics)

telephone: 0141 3307628
email: Neil.Munro@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Neil Munro holds a BA (combined honours) in Chinese and Russian (Queensland, 1990) and a PhD in public policy from University of Strathclyde (2004). He has a comparative interest in participation in governance in post-communist societies, and has published on a wide range of themes ranging from acceptance of bureaucratic norms through national identity, regime legitimacy and social cohesion. His current research focuses on these and other issues in relation to social and environmental policies in China.

Selected publications

Grants

Current

ESRC, ‘Rising Powers: Unequal Powers, Authoritarian Powers, Unstable Powers’, with Stephen White (PI), Jane Duckett, and Ian McAllister, £577,174 (FEC).

Completed

ESRC, ‘Performance evaluations, trust and utilization of health care in China: understanding relationships between attitudes and health-related behaviour’, with Jane Duckett (PI), Kate Hunt (MRC) and Matt Sutton (Manchester). £508,678 (FEC)

Europe-Aid EU-China Environmental Governance Programme, 'Public participation of environmental governance in the Jiaxing model and its applicability in Zhejiang province,' with Center of Environmental Education and Communications of Zhejiang Province, European Foundation for Social Quality, University of Leeds, Zhejiang University and Zhejiang Gongshan University. 420,000 Euros.

Grant from the Carnegie Trust for Universities in Scotland, £1,830, for a project entitled Lessons for Reform Drawn by the Chinese from the Soviet Collapse.  Results published in Munro (2008).

Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching

  • Chinese Politics
  • Chinese Environmental Politics

Postgraduate Teaching

  • China's International Politics
  • Environmental Policies and Problems in China
  • China's Century of Conflict 1842-1949

Additional information

Public Engagement

Presenter, International workshop on "International experience of public participation in environmental protection and local practice in Zhejiang Province", Hangzhou and Jiaxing, China, 31 October to 1 November, 2013.

Presenter, China’s Health Reforms after Four Years: Public Evaluations Workshop, Peking University,  Beijing, China, 16 September 2013.

Keynote speech,  "Violence towards healthcare professionals: an assessment of causes, frequency, prevention and solutions", University of Chicago Center, Beijing, 17-18 Septemberi 2013.

Europe-China Research and Advice Network (ECRAN) Short Paper "Patterns of China-Russia Cooperation in Multilateral Forums," January 2012.

Briefing paper for Scottish Government for on Human Rights in China, November 2011 (with J. Duckett)

 

 

All publications

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Number of items: 36.

2017

Munro, N. (2017) Does refusal bias influence the measurement of Chinese political trust? Journal of Contemporary China, (Accepted for Publication)

White, S., McAllister, I. and Munro, N. (2017) Economic inequality and political stability in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 1-7. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1270580)

Munro, N. (2017) Predictors of support for state for state social welfare provision in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 53-75. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1265643)

2016

Duckett, J., Hunt, K. , Munro, N. and Sutton, M. (2016) Does distrust in providers affect health-care utilization in China? Health Policy and Planning, 31(8), pp. 1001-1009. (doi:10.1093/heapol/czw024) (PMID:27117483) (PMCID:PMC5013779)

Munro, N. and Duckett, J. (2016) Explaining public satisfaction with health care systems: findings from a nationwide survey in China. Health Expectations, 19(3), pp. 654-666. (doi:10.1111/hex.12429) (PMID:26595456) (PMCID:PMC4991297)

2015

Munro, N. (2015) Patterns of China–Russia cooperation in multilateral forums. In: Brown, K. (ed.) The EU-China Relationship: European Perspectives. A Manual for Policy Makers. Imperial College Press: London. ISBN 9781783264544

Munro, N. (2015) Pinggu Zhongguo gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili youxiaoxing de di yi bu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 72-94. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhong Ou gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili de youxiaoxing duibi. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 49-71. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhongguo gongzhong jiaru huanjing NGO yiyuan de shehui zhengzhi jichu: yi xiang youguan shehui ningjuli de yanjiu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 24-48. ISBN 9787511124029

Zhang, G., Lin, K. and Munro, N. (2015) European experience of public participation in environmental governance. In: Lin, K. and Lv, H. (eds.) International Experience of Environmental Protection and Public Participation. China Environmental Press: Beijing, China, pp. 25-68. ISBN 9787511124524

2014

Chng, N. R. and Munro, N. (2014) The Comparative Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China and Europe. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

Munro, N. (2014) Profiling the victims: public awareness of pollution-related harm in China. Journal of Contemporary China, 23(86), pp. 314-329. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2013.832532)

Munro, N. and Chng, N. R. (2014) First Steps Towards Evaluating the Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

2013

Munro, N. (2013) Chinese Strategies for Getting Health Care: Guanxi and its Alternatives. Working Paper. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.

Munro, N. (2013) The socio-political bases of willingness to join environmental NGOs in China: a study in social cohesion. International Journal of Social Quality, 3(1), pp. 57-81. (doi:10.3167/IJSQ.2013.030105)

2012

Munro, N. (2012) Connections, paperwork or passivity: strategies of popular engagement with the Chinese bureaucracy. China Journal, 68, pp. 147-176. (doi:10.1086/666576)

2011

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2011) Popular Support for an Undemocratic Regime: the Changing Views of Russians. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. ISBN 9781107009523

2010

Rose, R. and Munro, N. (2010) United Kingdom. In: Nohlen, D. and Stöver, P. (eds.) Elections in Europe: A Data Handbook. Nomos: Baden-Baden, Germany, pp. 2001-2034. ISBN 9783832956097

2009

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Wallace, C. (2009) Quality of Life in Europe, 2003-2007: Second European Quality of Life Survey. European Foundation for Improvement of Living and Working Conditions: Dublin.

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2009) Parties and Elections in New European Democracies. Series: ECPR Press series. ECPR Press: Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, England. ISBN 9780955820328

2008

Munro, N. (2008) Democracy postponed: Chinese learning from the Soviet collapse. Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, 37(4), pp. 31-61.

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N. (2008) Time matters: adapting to transformation. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 24(1), pp. 90-114. (doi:10.1080/13523270701840480)

2007

Munro, N. (2007) Which way does Ukraine face? Popular orientations towards Russia and Western Europe. Problems of Post-Communism, 54(6), pp. 43-58.

2006

Munro, N. (2006) Russia's persistent communist legacy: nostalgia, reaction and reactionary expectations. Post-Soviet Affairs, 22(4), pp. 289-313. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.22.4.289)

Rose, R., Berglund, S. and Munro, N. (2006) Baltic identities and interests in a European setting. In: McGarry, J. and Keating, M. (eds.) European Integration and the Nationalities Question. Series: Routledge innovations in political theory (21). Routledge: London, UK, pp. 308-328. ISBN 9780415401005

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2006) Russia Transformed: Developing Popular Support for a New Regime. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521871754

2004

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Mishler, W. (2004) Resigned acceptance of an incomplete democracy: Russia's political equilibrium. Post-Soviet Affairs, 20(3), pp. 195-218. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.20.3.195)

2003

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2003) Parties, voters and foreign policy. In: Hesli, V. and Reisinger, W. (eds.) The 1999-2000 Elections in Russia: Their Impact and Legacy. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK, pp. 51-72. ISBN 9780521816762 (doi:10.1017/CBO9780511550355.003)

2002

Munro, N. (2002) Post-Communist regime support in space and time context. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 18(2), pp. 103-125. (doi:10.1080/714003603)

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2002) Elections Without Order: Russia's Challenge to Vladimir Putin. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521816090

2001

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2001) Voting in a floating party system: The 1999 Duma election. Europe-Asia Studies, 53(3), pp. 419-443. (doi:10.1080/09668130120045870)

2000

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) The 1999 Duma Vote: A Floating Party System. Series: Studies in public policy (331). Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde: Glasgow.

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How Strong Is Vladimir Putin's Support?: A Study in Breadth, Commitment and Durability. Series: Studies in public policy (332). Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde: Glasgow.

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How strong is Vladimir Putin's support? Post-Soviet Affairs, 16(4), pp. 287-312.

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2000) Russian Voters and Foreign Policy. Series: Studies in public policy (334). Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde: Glasgow.

1999

Rose, R., Shin, D.C. and Munro, N. (1999) Tension between the democratic ideal and reality: the Korean example. In: Norris, P. (ed.) Critical Citizens: Global Support for Democratic Government. Oxford University Press: Oxford, England, pp. 146-165. ISBN 9780198295686

This list was generated on Sun Nov 19 12:01:48 2017 GMT.
Number of items: 36.

Articles

Munro, N. (2017) Does refusal bias influence the measurement of Chinese political trust? Journal of Contemporary China, (Accepted for Publication)

White, S., McAllister, I. and Munro, N. (2017) Economic inequality and political stability in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 1-7. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1270580)

Munro, N. (2017) Predictors of support for state for state social welfare provision in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 53-75. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1265643)

Duckett, J., Hunt, K. , Munro, N. and Sutton, M. (2016) Does distrust in providers affect health-care utilization in China? Health Policy and Planning, 31(8), pp. 1001-1009. (doi:10.1093/heapol/czw024) (PMID:27117483) (PMCID:PMC5013779)

Munro, N. and Duckett, J. (2016) Explaining public satisfaction with health care systems: findings from a nationwide survey in China. Health Expectations, 19(3), pp. 654-666. (doi:10.1111/hex.12429) (PMID:26595456) (PMCID:PMC4991297)

Munro, N. (2014) Profiling the victims: public awareness of pollution-related harm in China. Journal of Contemporary China, 23(86), pp. 314-329. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2013.832532)

Munro, N. (2013) The socio-political bases of willingness to join environmental NGOs in China: a study in social cohesion. International Journal of Social Quality, 3(1), pp. 57-81. (doi:10.3167/IJSQ.2013.030105)

Munro, N. (2012) Connections, paperwork or passivity: strategies of popular engagement with the Chinese bureaucracy. China Journal, 68, pp. 147-176. (doi:10.1086/666576)

Munro, N. (2008) Democracy postponed: Chinese learning from the Soviet collapse. Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, 37(4), pp. 31-61.

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N. (2008) Time matters: adapting to transformation. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 24(1), pp. 90-114. (doi:10.1080/13523270701840480)

Munro, N. (2007) Which way does Ukraine face? Popular orientations towards Russia and Western Europe. Problems of Post-Communism, 54(6), pp. 43-58.

Munro, N. (2006) Russia's persistent communist legacy: nostalgia, reaction and reactionary expectations. Post-Soviet Affairs, 22(4), pp. 289-313. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.22.4.289)

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Mishler, W. (2004) Resigned acceptance of an incomplete democracy: Russia's political equilibrium. Post-Soviet Affairs, 20(3), pp. 195-218. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.20.3.195)

Munro, N. (2002) Post-Communist regime support in space and time context. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 18(2), pp. 103-125. (doi:10.1080/714003603)

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2001) Voting in a floating party system: The 1999 Duma election. Europe-Asia Studies, 53(3), pp. 419-443. (doi:10.1080/09668130120045870)

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How strong is Vladimir Putin's support? Post-Soviet Affairs, 16(4), pp. 287-312.

Books

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2011) Popular Support for an Undemocratic Regime: the Changing Views of Russians. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. ISBN 9781107009523

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Wallace, C. (2009) Quality of Life in Europe, 2003-2007: Second European Quality of Life Survey. European Foundation for Improvement of Living and Working Conditions: Dublin.

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2009) Parties and Elections in New European Democracies. Series: ECPR Press series. ECPR Press: Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, England. ISBN 9780955820328

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2006) Russia Transformed: Developing Popular Support for a New Regime. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521871754

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2002) Elections Without Order: Russia's Challenge to Vladimir Putin. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521816090

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) The 1999 Duma Vote: A Floating Party System. Series: Studies in public policy (331). Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde: Glasgow.

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How Strong Is Vladimir Putin's Support?: A Study in Breadth, Commitment and Durability. Series: Studies in public policy (332). Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde: Glasgow.

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2000) Russian Voters and Foreign Policy. Series: Studies in public policy (334). Centre for the Study of Public Policy, University of Strathclyde: Glasgow.

Book Sections

Munro, N. (2015) Patterns of China–Russia cooperation in multilateral forums. In: Brown, K. (ed.) The EU-China Relationship: European Perspectives. A Manual for Policy Makers. Imperial College Press: London. ISBN 9781783264544

Munro, N. (2015) Pinggu Zhongguo gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili youxiaoxing de di yi bu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 72-94. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhong Ou gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili de youxiaoxing duibi. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 49-71. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhongguo gongzhong jiaru huanjing NGO yiyuan de shehui zhengzhi jichu: yi xiang youguan shehui ningjuli de yanjiu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 24-48. ISBN 9787511124029

Zhang, G., Lin, K. and Munro, N. (2015) European experience of public participation in environmental governance. In: Lin, K. and Lv, H. (eds.) International Experience of Environmental Protection and Public Participation. China Environmental Press: Beijing, China, pp. 25-68. ISBN 9787511124524

Rose, R. and Munro, N. (2010) United Kingdom. In: Nohlen, D. and Stöver, P. (eds.) Elections in Europe: A Data Handbook. Nomos: Baden-Baden, Germany, pp. 2001-2034. ISBN 9783832956097

Rose, R., Berglund, S. and Munro, N. (2006) Baltic identities and interests in a European setting. In: McGarry, J. and Keating, M. (eds.) European Integration and the Nationalities Question. Series: Routledge innovations in political theory (21). Routledge: London, UK, pp. 308-328. ISBN 9780415401005

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2003) Parties, voters and foreign policy. In: Hesli, V. and Reisinger, W. (eds.) The 1999-2000 Elections in Russia: Their Impact and Legacy. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK, pp. 51-72. ISBN 9780521816762 (doi:10.1017/CBO9780511550355.003)

Rose, R., Shin, D.C. and Munro, N. (1999) Tension between the democratic ideal and reality: the Korean example. In: Norris, P. (ed.) Critical Citizens: Global Support for Democratic Government. Oxford University Press: Oxford, England, pp. 146-165. ISBN 9780198295686

Research Reports or Papers

Chng, N. R. and Munro, N. (2014) The Comparative Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China and Europe. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

Munro, N. and Chng, N. R. (2014) First Steps Towards Evaluating the Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

Munro, N. (2013) Chinese Strategies for Getting Health Care: Guanxi and its Alternatives. Working Paper. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.

This list was generated on Sun Nov 19 12:01:48 2017 GMT.