The Pivot in Chinese Cybergovernance
During the first two years of the Xi administration, a series of successive measures were taken to restructure the way that the Chinese Internet is governed. New institutions were created to centralise governance over a sphere that had hitherto been fragmented, while the pursuit of ideological and technological security led to greater efforts to control the circulation of online information and prevent harm, particularly originating from foreign threats. This paper analyses this process, and discusses implications for the future of the Chinese and global Internet.
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Rogier Creemers, « The Pivot in Chinese Cybergovernance », China Perspectives [Online], 2015/4 | 2015, Online since 01 January 2017, connection on 25 March 2017. URL : http://chinaperspectives.revues.org/6835Top of page
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