Mainframes and mandarins: The impact of internet use on institutional trust in East Asia
作者: Yi-Hui Christine HuangYuanhang LuLang KaoChristine Hiu Ying ChoyYu-tzung Chang
作者单位: 1Department of Media and Communication, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
2School of Journalism and Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N. T., Hong Kong
3School of Communication, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
4Department of Social Science, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
5Department of Political Science, National Taiwan University, China
刊名: Telecommunications Policy, 2020, Vol.44 (2)
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.telpol.2020.101912
关键词: Internet useInstitutional trustAuthoritarian orientationInstitutional responsiveness
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)The roles of contextual determinants such as culture and political regime in existing studies of Internet use and institutional trust remain underexplored. Adopting a cultural-institutional perspective, we ask: How does Internet use relate to institutional trust? Under what conditions is the impact of Internet use on institutional trust most potent? Do authoritarian orientation and perceived institutional responsiveness mediate the relationship? Is this mediating process moderated by the degree of democratic freedom? A total of 20,667 respondents from 14 East Asian countries/territories completed questionnaires. Our results show that the indirect effect of Internet use on institutional trust via authoritarian orientation was stronger for countries/territories with a low...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:1.594 (2012)

  • trust 相信
  • internet 互联网络
  • institutional 惯例的
  • impact 冲击碰撞