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Distraction and Diversion Inside China's Great Firewall

Margaret E. Roberts



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Princeton University Pres
18 February 2020
History; Ethical issues: censorship; Political structures: democracy; Central government policies; Political control & freedoms
A groundbreaking and surprising look at contemporary censorship in China As authoritarian governments around the world develop sophisticated technologies for controlling information, many observers have predicted that these controls would be easily evaded by savvy internet users. In Censored, Margaret Roberts demonstrates that even censorship th
By:   Margaret E. Roberts
Imprint:   Princeton University Pres
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 216mm,  Width: 140mm, 
ISBN:   9780691204000
ISBN 10:   0691204004
Pages:   288
Publication Date:   18 February 2020
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  Primary ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Margaret E. Roberts is associate professor of political science at the University of California, San Diego.

Reviews for Censored: Distraction and Diversion Inside China's Great Firewall

One of Foreign Affairs' Picks for Best of Books 2018 Co-winner of the 2019 Goldsmith Book Prize for Academic Books, Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School

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