Title

Umbrella revolution : the academy reflects on Hong Kong’s struggle

Document Type

Online resource

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openDemocracy

Publication Date

10-3-2014

Publisher

openDemocracy

Abstract

Two professors in Hong Kong interview fellow academics, student activists and graduate students from mainland China in order to draw out Hong Kong’s history in relation to globalising forms of political expression. Colonial history, neoliberal urban governance, and Chinese authoritarianism all bear on the current unrest.

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Recommended Citation

Hoyng, R., & Es, M. (2014). Umbrella revolution: the academy reflects on Hong Kong’s struggle. openDemocracy. Retrieved from https://www.opendemocracy.net/rolien-hoyng-murat-es/umbrella-revolution-academy-reflects-on-hong-kong%E2%80%99s-struggle