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Peace and Disarmament: Naval Rivalry & Arms Control, 1922-1933

Richard W. Fanning - History
Relations between China and Russia have evolved dramatically since their first diplomatic contact, particularly during the twentieth century. During the past decade China and ...
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New Perspectives on State Socialism in China

Timothy Cheek, Tony Saich - History - 1997 - 407 pages
New perspectives are presented on an essential issue in CCP historiography: Why when things were working reasonably well by 1956 did the Chinese Communist Party alienate its ...
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The Temple of Memories: History, Power, and Morality in a Chinese Village

Jun Jing - History - 1998 - 232 pages
This study focuses on the politics of memory in the village of Dachuan in northwest China, in which 85 percent of the villagers are surnamed Kong and believe themselves to be ...
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Provincial Passages: Culture, Space, and the Origins of Chinese Communism

Wen-hsin Yeh - History - 1996 - 403 pages
Revealing information that has been suppressed in the Chinese Communist Party's official history, Wen-hsin Yeh presents an insightful new view of the Party's origins. She moves ...
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Cadres and Kin: Making a Socialist Village in West China, 1921-1991

Gregory A. Ruf - Social Science - 2000 - 256 pages
Building on ethnographic research in a rural village in Sichuan, this book examines changing relationships between social organization, politics, and economy during the 20th ...
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Talons and Teeth: County Clerks and Runners in the Qing Dynasty

Bradly Reed - History - 2000 - 352 pages
For commoners in the Qing dynasty, the most salient agents of the imperial state were not the emperor's appointed officials but rather the clerks and runners of the county ...
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Wang Shiwei and "wild Lilies": Rectification and Purges in the Chinese ...

Qing Dai - History - 1993
This extraordinary work investigates a case of political prosecution that occurred over fifty years ago but still raises profound issues for the relationship between ...
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Marxism, China & Development: Reflections on Theory and Reality

Gregor, A. James Gregor - Political Science - 1999 - 294 pages
China has always been something of a mystery to Westerners. For one generation, Mao Zedong and his followers were simple "agrarian reformers," while for another they were the ...
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The Long March: The True History of Communist China's Founding Myth

Sun Shuyun - History - 2010 - 304 pages
In The Long March, Sun Shuyun uncovers the true story behind the mythic march of Mao's soldiers across China, exposing the famine, disease, and desertion behind the legend.In ...
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