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Mobile Phones and Politics in China - From Texting to Mobilizing

Liu, Jun LU (2013) In La Vie des idées
Abstract
The penetration of mobile phones in Chinese daily life has made collective actions easier to organize and challenged government censorship. Highlighting this new form of communication, the following essay shows how the traditional mass media’s role as gatekeeper is waning.
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mobile media, contentious politics, guanxi, public sphere, China
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La Vie des idées
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2105-3030
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English
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  abstract     = {The penetration of mobile phones in Chinese daily life has made collective actions easier to organize and challenged government censorship. Highlighting this new form of communication, the following essay shows how the traditional mass media’s role as gatekeeper is waning.},
  author       = {Liu, Jun},
  issn         = {2105-3030},
  keyword      = {mobile media,contentious politics,guanxi,public sphere,China},
  language     = {eng},
  series       = {La Vie des idées},
  title        = {Mobile Phones and Politics in China - From Texting to Mobilizing},
  year         = {2013},
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