Publication details [#66879]

Flowerdew, John and Meilin Chen. 2019. Discriminatory discursive strategies in online comments on YouTube videos on the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement by Mainland and Hong Kong Chinese. Discourse & Society 30 (6) : 549–572.
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SAGE Publications


This paper explores the discriminatory discursive strategies adopted in the online interactions between different power groups from Mainland China and Hong Kong in their response to two YouTube videos about the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement.