Cover of: China Under Communism | Alan Lawrance

China Under Communism

Published by Taylor & Francis Inc in London .
Written in English.

About the Book

China Under Communism examines how Marxism took root, flourished and developed within the context of an ancient Chinese civilization.Through analysis of China's history and traditional culture, the author explores the nature of Chinese communism and how it has diverged from the Soviet model. This book also provides insight into the changing perceptions Westerners have of the Chinese, and vice versa.Key features include:* assessment of controversial issues: The Great Leap Forward, the Cultural Revolution and Mao's record coverage of gender and family, ethnicity, nationalism, and popular culture long historical context.This timely evaluation details how China's political and economic policies have been inextricably linked, and assesses past failures and successes, as well as major problems for the future.

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Cover of: China Under Communism
China Under Communism
2004, Taylor & Francis Inc
Electronic resource in English
Cover of: China Under Communism
China Under Communism
2004, Taylor & Francis Group Plc
Electronic resource in English
Cover of: China under communism
China under communism
1998, Routledge
in English


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