Research on the Function of Chinese NGOs in the Internet Mobilization

  • Jing Yang
  • Mengting Yang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 241)


With the changes in the government management system and marketoriented reforms in the field of China’s economic, the separation between the State and the Society comes into being. During the fast development of kinds of NGOs, the state power begins to transfer to other poles that may promote social mobilization in China. Due to the administrative control and the legal constraint, the actual mobilization action transfers to mobilization on Internet, which need less political cost, spread faster but have more difficult governance problems. The NGOs are regarded as the important organizations in the citizen society, this paper would analyze the functions of NGOs in the occurrence and spread of social mobilization in cyberspace. According to analyzing the Chinese NGOs’ Internet application ability and the relationship between Internet and citizen in contemporary China, this paper will put forward the function of NGOs in Internet mobilization; moreover, give some suggestions on how to react to the Internet mobilization for government.


Chinese NGO Internet mobilization Functions 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Political Science and Public AdministrationUniversity of Electronic Science and Technology of ChinaChengduPeople’s Republic of China

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