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作者 Roberts, Margaret E., author
書名 Censored : distraction and diversion inside China's great firewall / Margaret E. Roberts
出版項 Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2018]
國際標準書號 9780691178868 (hardback)
0691178860 (hardback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  363.310951 R646    在架上    30550100640927
 歐美所圖書館  363.31 R5431 2018    在架上  -  30500101549056
 人文社會聯圖  KNQ2474 .R63 2018    在架上    30660020202805
說明 xii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) and index
1. Introduction. The puzzle of porous censorship ; Distraction and diversion ; Implications and challenges to conventional wisdom ; The plan of the book -- 2. A theory of censorship. Why do governments censor? ; Citizens are rationally ignorant ; Traditional media care about story costs ; Citizens exchange low-cost information through social media ; What is censorship? ; The mechanisms of censorship ; Fear ; Friction ; Flooding ; Conclusion -- 3. Censorship in China. Modern history of information control in China ; Censorship of the Chinese Internet -- 4. Reactions to experience with censorship. China's targeted censorship strategy ; The costs of observable censorship ; Matched comparison of censored and uncensored social media users ; An experimental study of consumers of social media ; Conclusion -- 5. The powerful influence of information friction. The effects of content filtering on the spread of information ; Structural frictions and the Great Firewall ; When does friction fail? ; Conclusion -- 6. Information flooding : coordination as censorship. What effect can propaganda have in the digital age? ; Flooding in China ; Detection of information flooding in newspapers and online media ; The influence of flooding on the spread of information ; Conclusion -- 7. Implications for a digital world. Why porous censorship matters ; Authoritarian resilience ; Implications for free speech in democracies ; A call for future research -- 8. Appendix. Description of the China Urban Governance Survey ; Words related to censorship, mutual information ; Tibet self-immolations negative binomial model
主題 Censorship -- China
Internet -- Censorship -- China
Freedom of information -- China
Social media -- Censorship -- China
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