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Weibo Data and Replication Code in the paper "Propagandization of Relative Gratification: How Chinese State Media Portray the International Pandemic"

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posted on 2023-04-24, 01:30 authored by King Wa FuKing Wa Fu

Weibo posts related to COVID-19 collected by Weiboscope in 2020

Data size = 3,510,407


created_at: time of publication

is_retweet, whether or not it is a forwarded post

text,the text content of the post

type: S - State Media; P - Public; N - Not used

Replication code in Jupyter Notebook



This paper was written when the author’s fellowship was supported by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York, Ford Foundation, Harvard-Yenching Institute, Henry Luce Foundation and Rockefeller Brothers Fund. The statements made and views expressed are solely the responsibility of the author.


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