Dr LI Chi-mei, Jessica 李紫媚博士
Working with youth-at-risk, offenders and drug abusers
Situational crime prevention
Social Work with Drug Abusers
Criminal Justice and Social Work
Social work practice with offenders and drug abusers
Social work values and ethnics
Big data mining and crime prevention
Liu, L., & Li, J.C.-M. (2017). Progress and future directions of Crime Research in China with selected case studies. Journal of Research in Crime & Delinquency, 54(4), 44-453. Doi: 10.1177/0022427817698727
Cheung, C.K., Li, J.C.-M., & Lee, T.Y. (2016). Social work contribution to desistance among at-risk youth. International Journal of Offender Therapy & Comparative Criminology. Doi:10.1177/0306624X16672865
Li, J.C.-M., Cheung, C.K., Jia, X.S., & Mlyakado, B.P. (2016). Exploitation, offence or private issue? Guardians’ perceptions and self-perceived efficacy in handling girl compensated dating in Hong Kong. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. Doi: 10.1177/0886260516665106
Cheung, C.K., Jia, X.S., Li, J.C.-M., & Lee, T.Y. (2016). Engaging adolescent girls in transactional sex through compensated dating. Journal of Adolescence, 25, 124-134.
Li, J.C.-M., Cheung, C.K., Jia, X.S., Yu, M.Y., & Nguyen, P. (2016). Narratives of compensated dating girls in Hong Kong using routine activity theory: results of a focus group study of guardians. International Journal of Offender Therapy & Comparative Criminology. Doi:10.1177/0306624X16648960.
Li, J.C.-M. & Sun., I.Y. (2015). Satisfaction with the police: an empirical study of Chinese older citizens in Hong Kong. Policing: an International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 38(2), 381-399.
Li, J.C.-M., Yu, M.Y., Wong, T.W.*, & Ngan, R.M.H., (2015). Understanding and preventing financial fraud against older citizens in Chinese society: results of a focus group study. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Doi:10.1177/0306624X15579258
Li, J.C.-M. (2015). Adolescent compensated dating in Hong Kong: choice, script and dynamics, International Journal of Offender Therapy & Comparative Criminology, 59(6),588-610.
Li, J.C.-M., & Wu, J.K.-F. (2015). Active learning for discovery and innovation in criminology with Chinese learners. Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 52(2), 113-124.
Wong, D.F.-K., & Li, J.C.-M. (2014). Cultural influence on Shanghai Chinese people’s help seeking for mental health problems: implications for social work practice. British Journal of Social Work, 44(4), 868-885.
Sun, I.Y., Hu, R., Wong, D.F.K., He, X., Li, J.C.-M. (2013). One country, three populations? Trust in police among migrants, villagers and urbanities in China. Social Science Research, 42(6), 1737-1749.
Li, J.C.-M., Wu, Y., & Sun, I.Y. (2013). Who should play a major role in responding to intimate partner violence? A comparison of Chinese and American college students’ preferences. International Social Work, 56(6), 743-760.
Kwok, S.Y.C.L., Ling, C.C.Y., Leung, C.L.K., & Li, J.C.-M. (2013). Father self-efficacy, marital satisfaction and father involvement in Hong Kong. Journal of Child & family Studies, 22(8), 1051-1060.
Li, J.C.-M. (2012). Violence against Chinese female sex workers in Hong Kong: from understanding to prevention. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 57(5), 613-631.
Li, J.C.-M., & Wu, J.K.-F. (2012). Validating an indigenous scale measuring neutralization techniques among Chinese juvenile thieves. Psychological Reports, 111(3), 971-984.
Sun, I.Y., Wu, Y., Huang, L., Lin, Y., Li, J.C.-M., & Su, M. (2012). Preferences for police responses to domestic violence: a comparison of college students in three Chinese societies. Journal of Family Violence, 27, 133-4.
Li, J.C.-M., Lo, T.W., Cheng, C.H.-K., & Wu, J.K.-F. (2012). Measuring the subjective perception of risks and rewards of juvenile thieves in Hong Kong. Psychology, Crime & Law,18(8), 689-701.
Sun, I.Y., Li, J.C.-M., & Wu, Y. (2011). Chinese and American students’ preference for police response to domestic violence, Policing and Society, 21(2), 214-232.
Cheung, C.K., & Li, J.C.-M. (2011). Ritualized Interaction for the Advancement of Children’s National Identification in Hong Kong. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 41(6),1486-1513.
Sun, I.Y., Wu, Y., Button, D., Li, J.C.-M., & Su, M.Y. (2011). Appropriate police response to domestic violence: comparing perceptions of Chinese and American. International Journal of Law, Crime & Justice, 39,81-99.
Current Research Projects:
Co-I: Big data based research on crime geography- micro-simulation and optimized prevention of urban crime (National Natural Science Foundation of China, PRC 2015-2020)
PI: Developing appropriate community responses to compensated dating among adolescent girls: perceptions and preferences of various stakeholders. (the Research Grants Council, Early Career Scheme, Hong Kong, 2013-2015)
PI: Preventing financial crimes against older people for building a safe and secure community. (the Research Grants Council, the Public Policy Research Scheme, Hong Kong 2012-2014)
Professional & Community Service:
Honorary Consultant, Kowloon West Youth-Care Committee
Member, Research Committee, Hong Kong Society for the Aid and Rehabilitation of Drug Abusers (SARDA)
Registered Manager, School Management Board, Kiangsu-Chekiang College
Member, The American Society of Criminology
Guest Editor, Special Issue on “Crime Research in China”, Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency (2015-2016)