comparative politics

APOSS #71 “Keeping Receipts: Lessons on Civic Engagement of Autocratic States from Kazakh Advocacy for Xinjiang”

In the 71st APOSS session, Colleen Wood (Columbia) presented her paper on how civil society actors in authoritarian states use the internet to mobilize and advocate for rights claims. Diana Fu (Toronto) and Masaaki Higashijima (Tohoku) provided extremely detailed comments on theoretical and conceptual issues.