The Conception of "Democracy" in Chinese Online Discussion
This study attempts to use computational text analysis and network analysis techniques to find the meaning and political implications of the word "democracy" in Chinese online political discussion. Another related study (in collaboration with Ya-Wen Lei from the Sociology Dept) is to research the meaning and importance of "law" in Chinese online deliberation.
- Extract the Meaning of "Democracy" in Chinese Online Discussion (Joint work with Ya-Wen Lei. To be submitted to the next ICWSM conference or JITP)
- Ya-Wen Lei & Daniel Xiaodan Zhou (2010). Networks, Construction of Legality, and Beyond the Hidden Alliance in China: How could the game of “rule of law” be reinterpreted in public sphere?. OYCF Annual Forum 2010