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Product Description: The Internet and social media are pervasive and transformative forces in contemporary China. Nearly half of China's 1.3 billion citizens use the Internet, and tens of millions use Sina Weibo, a platform similar to Twitter or Facebook...read more
By Guobin Yang (editor)

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9780812223514 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, March 8, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Internet and social media are pervasive and transformative forces in contemporary China.

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Product Description: There are billions of internet users in China, and this number is continually growing. This book looks at the various purposes of this internet use, and provides a study about how the entertainment-consuming users form into publics through the mediation of technologies in the era of network society...read more

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9781138799264 | Routledge, April 6, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: There are billions of internet users in China, and this number is continually growing.

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Product Description: This book is among the first to use a “media events” framework to examine China’s Internet activism and politics, and the first study of the transformation of China’s media events through the parameter of online activism. The author locates the practices of major modes of online activism in China (shanzhai [culture jamming]; citizen journalism; and weiguan [mediated mobilization]) into different types of Chinese media events (ritual celebration, natural disaster, political scandal)...read more

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9781845196356 | Sussex Academic Pr, January 1, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book is among the first to use a “media events” framework to examine China’s Internet activism and politics, and the first study of the transformation of China’s media events through the parameter of online activism.

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Product Description: Smartphones have to be made someplace, and that place is China. In just five years, a company names Xiaomi (which means "little rice" in Mandarin) has grown into the most valuable startup ever, becoming the third largest manufacturer of smartphones, behind only Samsung and Apple...read more

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9780990976325 | Columbia Global Reports, October 13, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Smartphones have to be made someplace, and that place is China.

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Product Description: The Internet in China provides much-needed historical background on technology development that is transforming Chinese society and creating new conflicts as well as opportunities. The volume can be used in a variety of courses, including communications, international relations, and human-computer interaction...read more
By Ashley Esarey (editor) and Randolph Kluver (editor)

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9781933782607 | Berkshire Pub Group, September 30, 2015, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: The Internet in China provides much-needed historical background on technology development that is transforming Chinese society and creating new conflicts as well as opportunities.

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Product Description: Dive into China's new web-based subculture of tech-savy, subversive netizens with China Online!Using Baidu, China's form of Google, young Chinese web-surfers are creating their own language on the Internet. With this book, you can get an insider's view of the way the new wave of Chinese youth communicates in code...read more
By Sebastien Koval (illustrator), Veronique Michel and Claude Muller (illustrator)

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9780804844369 | Tuttle Pub, March 10, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Dive into China's new web-based subculture of tech-savy, subversive netizens with China Online!

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Product Description: Metaphor and Entertainment presents the very first, large-scale exploration of metaphor in Chinese online entertainment news, one of the most vibrant and controversial news genres in contemporary China.

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9781137298034 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 20, 2013, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Metaphor and Entertainment presents the very first, large-scale exploration of metaphor in Chinese online entertainment news, one of the most vibrant and controversial news genres in contemporary China.

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Product Description: This book discusses the rich and varied culture of China's online society, and its impact on offline China.  It argues that the internet in China is a separate 'space' in which individuals and institutions emerge and interact. While offline and online spaces are connected and influence each other, the Chinese internet is more than merely a technological or media extension of offline Chinese society...read more
By David Kurt Herold (editor) and Peter Marolt (editor)

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9780415565394 | Routledge, May 3, 2011, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This book discusses the rich and varied culture of China's online society, and its impact on offline China.

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9780415838221 | Reprint edition (Routledge, February 13, 2013), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book discusses the rich and varied culture of China's online society, and its impact on offline China.

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