Article | IEEE Internet Computing | March/April 2003

Internet Filtering in China

by Jonathan Zittrain and Benjamin Edelman


The Chinese government has made few official statements about its filtering of Internet content, but this report explores the scope, depth, and various methods used to selectively bar Internet access through networks in China.

Keywords: Governing Rules, Regulations, and Reforms; Government and Politics; Networks; Internet; China;


Zittrain, Jonathan, and Benjamin Edelman. "Internet Filtering in China." IEEE Internet Computing 7, no. 2 (March/April 2003).