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Chinese Cyber Nationalism: Evolution, Characteristics, and Implications Xu Wu

Chinese Cyber Nationalism: Evolution, Characteristics, and Implications

Xu Wu

Published April 1st 2007
ISBN : 9780739118177
Hardcover
265 pages
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Chinese Cyber Nationalism offers the first comprehensive examination of the social and ideological movement that mixes Confucian cultural traditions and advanced media technology. Over the past decade, the Internet has increasingly become aMoreChinese Cyber Nationalism offers the first comprehensive examination of the social and ideological movement that mixes Confucian cultural traditions and advanced media technology. Over the past decade, the Internet has increasingly become a communication center, organizational platform, and channel of execution by which Chinese nationalistic causes have been promoted throughout the world. Dr. Xu Wu chronicles the movements evolutionary path through five distinct developing phases that cover the span of twelve years. Through the use of online surveys and in-depth interviews with foreign policy makers, nationalist webmasters, and leading intellectuals in China, this book analyzes the characteristics and political implications of the movement. Xu presents a unique framework for scholars to understand Chinas modernization and historic return onto the world stage. Chinese Cyber Nationalism is a important addition to the study of political communication and Chinas foreign policy.