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La pandemia COVID-19, la sinofobia e il ruolo dei social media in Italia
Titolo Rivista: MONDI MIGRANTI 
Autori/Curatori: Davide Girardelli, Stephen M. Croucher, Thao Nguyen 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2021 Fascicolo: 1  Lingua: Italiano 
Numero pagine:  20 P. 85-104 Dimensione file:  254 KB
DOI:  10.3280/MM2021-001005
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Oltre che ad innescare una crisi sanitaria globale, la pandemia COVID-19 ha fatto emergere in molti paesi fenomeni di sinofobia. Il presente studio esamina il pregiu-dizio anti-cinese in Italia nel contesto della pandemia COVID-19 alla luce della teoria integrata della minaccia (Stephan e Stephan, 2000). Tra i fattori considerati nello studio come possibili antecedenti sono stati inclusi il livello di istruzione, le ideologie conservatrici e l’uso dei social media. La raccolta dati è stata effettuata con un sondaggio online che ha coinvolto 316 partecipanti italiani nell’aprile 2020. I risultati suggeriscono come sesso, contatti intergruppo e conoscenza diretta di persone che hanno contratto il COVID-19 abbiano contribuito a far emergere la comunità cinese italiana come una possibile minaccia agli occhi dei partecipanti.


Keywords: Teoria integrata della minaccia; pregiudizio; sinofobia; social me-dia; crowdsourcing; regressione gerarchica multipla.

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