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A Map of China, By Stereotype

Written by Abby Liu On 7 March 2014 @ 4:24 am | No Comments

In Arts & Culture, China, Citizen Media, East Asia, English, Environment, Humor, Quick Reads

TeaLeafNation uses China's dominant search engine Baidu's search history to finish half-written questions about different provinces in China. They plot the stereotypes onto an interesting map about China. For example, Beijing was associated with “smog” and Xinjiang was considered as “being chaotic”. The piece [1] has also explained the stereotypes about different provinces in details. 



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[1] The piece: http://www.tealeafnation.com/2014/03/a-map-of-china-by-stereotype/

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