Chinese new media cultures in transition : Weibo and the Carnivalesque

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Full title: Chinese new media cultures in transition : Weibo and the Carnivalesque / Minghua Wu.
Main author: Wu, Minghua, 1979- (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Carnivalesque discourse: analysing civic participation in Chinese social media
  • Media regulation: an ongoing campaign
  • Weiguan and Meizhi: modes of civic participation in contemporary China
  • Playing word games: subversive pleasures through civic participation media events
  • A case study of China's 2011 high-speed train accident
  • Chinese social media, empowerment and the new sense of entitlement: case studies of Panbi and can I swear?
  • Conclusion.