Onsite Survey Findings in Hong Kong’s Anti-Extradition Bill Protests : AntiELAB Survey Report

Francis L. F. LEE, Samson YUEN, Gary TANG, Edmund W. CHENG

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Abstract

The Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Legislation Bill (known thereafter as the extradition bill), proposed by the Hong Kong government in February2019, has triggered a series of mass assemblies and demonstrations across the semi-autonomous territory since March. The scale and intensity of such collective actions have surpassed any of the city’s previous protests.

In view of this, a team of university researchers, led by Professor Francis L. F. Lee (School of Journalism and Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Dr. Samson Yuen (Department of Political Science, Lingnan University), Dr. Gary Tang (Department of Social Science, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong) and Dr. Edmund W. Cheng (Department of Government and International Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University), has conducted a series of onsite surveys since the “Safeguard Hong Kong anti-extradition bill march” organized by the Civil Human Rights Front on June 9.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHong Kong
PublisherCentre for Communication and Public Opinion Survey, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Publication statusPublished - 12 Aug 2019

Bibliographical note

The research was also supported and coordinated by the Centre for Communication and Public Opinion Survey at the School of Journalism and Communication, the Chinese University of Hong Kong. The team would like to thank Dr. Dennis K.K. Leung, Ms. Rachel S.M. Wong, Ms. Wendy L.Y Leung, Mr. Hans Tse, Ms. Cheryl S.Y. Shea, Ms. Megan M.Y. Chick and Mr. Hiu Fung Chung for their dedicated research support.

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  • Research Output

    • 1 Journal Article (refereed)
    • 1 Other Article

    Hong Kong Protests : Why are People Demonstrating? How we Surveyed Protestors

    YUEN, S., 16 Oct 2019, The Political Quarterly : Blog .

    Research output: Other PublicationsOther ArticleCommunication

  • Hong Kong’s Summer of Uprising: From Anti-Extradition to Anti-Authoritarian Protests

    LEE, F. L. F., YUEN, S., TANG, G. & CHENG, E. W., Nov 2019, In : China Review. 19, 4, p. 1-32 32 p.

    Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

    Open Access
  • Press / Media

    Hong Kong's protesters mostly young, university-educated and angry: Survey

    Wai Hei Samson YUEN

    15/08/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research / Knowledge Transfer

    HK protesters apologise after airport chaos, take day to regroup

    Wai Hei Samson YUEN

    15/08/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research / Knowledge Transfer

    反送中抗爭者背景研究:受過大學教育、年輕中產階級居多

    Wai Hei Samson YUEN

    15/08/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research / Knowledge Transfer

    Cite this

    LEE, F. L. F., YUEN, S., TANG, G., & CHENG, E. W. (2019). Onsite Survey Findings in Hong Kong’s Anti-Extradition Bill Protests : AntiELAB Survey Report. Centre for Communication and Public Opinion Survey, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. http://www.com.cuhk.edu.hk/ccpos/en/pdf/ENG_antielab%20survey%20public%20report%20vf.pdf