Assessing Censorship on Microblogs in China: Discriminatory Keyword Analysis and the Real-Name Registration Policy
IEEE Internet Computing
By King-wa Fu,Chung-hong Chan,Michael Chau
Issue Date:May 2013
The authors investigated censorship practices and the use of microblogs—or weibos, in Chinese—using 111 million microblogs collected between 1 January and 30 June 2012. To better control for alternative explanations for censorship dec...