Guofeng Wang

List of John Benjamins publications for which Guofeng Wang plays a role.



Language, Politics and Media: The Hong Kong Protests

Edited by Guofeng Wang and Ming Liu

Special issue of Journal of Language and Politics 21:1 (2022) vi, 189 pp.
Subjects Communication Studies | Discourse studies | Pragmatics


One Country, Two Systems (1C2S) is a framework proposed by China to achieve national unification of territories with different economic and socio-political systems. This study explores the discursive construction of 1C2S in two representative Anglo-American newspapers from January 1984 through… read more | Article
Protests and social movements have become part of Hong Kong’s local politics since the 1970s. However, protests against the proposed extradition bill in 2019‒20 turned out to be the most violent political mass movement in Hong Kong after its return to the People’s Republic of China in 1997. It not… read more | Introduction
Since Hong Kong’s handover to China, British newspapers still play an active role in constructing Britain’s connections with its former colony. This study elaborates a schema for protests to help better understand protests in general. Based on this schema, the study examined representations of the… read more | Article