A Turbulent Decade: The Changes in Chinese Popular Attitudes Toward Democracy

Written by Yinxian Zhang 11 August 2020

This paper “investigates the changes in popular attitudes toward democracy” where “Results show that online discussion around democracy has decreased and voices questioning democracy have become pronounced” and “increasing doubts about democracy are not necessarily translated into a strong authoritarian legitimacy.” (Zhang 2020)

Publisher: Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard University

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Categories: Report, Liberal Democracy, Tools of Democracy