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2021 TIGCR International Conference on “Political Polarization: Perspectives of Governance and Communication"

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About the Conference

【會議時間 Date】2021.10.29(Friday)09:00-16:45
【會議地點 Venue】國立政治大學綜合院館5樓國際會議廳
                                  International Conference Room, 5th floor, General Building
                                  National Chengchi University

The Taiwan Institute for Governance and Communication Research (TIGCR) will hold an international conference on “Political Polarization: Perspectives of Governance and Communication” on 29 October 2021 at the National Chengchi University.
On the basis of the discussion in the 2020 TIGCR International Conference, this conference will focus on the phenomenon of political polarization and its core concepts: democratic governance, social media usage, and political communication.
For the 2021 TIGCR International Conference, scholars are invited to analyze the causes, distribution, and impacts of political polarization related to algorithm, fake news, political participation, issue position, and ideology, etc., by using survey data, big data, content analysis, and comparative studies. We aim to prevent and alleviate polarization of opinion to create a sustainable and harmonious society.

Panel 1Dynamics of Political Attitudes
Panel 2Social Media Use, Framing and Political Polarization in Asia
Panel 3Attitudes, Attributes, and Achievements of Civil Servants

Keynote Speech
     Chair: Chi Huang(黃紀
          Director, Taiwan Institute for Governance and Communication Research, NCCU

     Keynote speaker: Tse-min Lin (林澤民)
          Associate Professor of Government, University of Texas at Austin, USA

     Topic: "New Media and the Propensity to Protest“

【重要公告 Important Announcement】                                                                   
The 2021 TIGCR conference organizing committee remains vigilant in its monitoring of the COVID-19 pandemic and will continue to prioritize the health and safety of its attendees. For this reason, the conference will be held in a hybrid format with both onsite and online versions to accommodate all participants.

會議議程 Conference Agenda