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New Perspectives on the Cultural Revolution

William A. Joseph, Christine Wong, David Zweig - China - 1991 - 351 pages
Since the Cultural Revolution, data have been uncovered to illuminate that tumultuous decade. In this volume 13 scholars examine the gap between the ideology of the Revolution ...
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Changing Meanings of Citizenship in Modern China

Merle Goldman, Elizabeth J Perry - History - 2009 - 480 pages
This collection of essays addresses the meaning and practice of political citizenship in China over the past century, raising the question of whether reform initiatives in ...
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Challenging the Mandate of Heaven: Social Protest and State Power in China

Elizabeth J. Perry - Political Science - 2002 - 343 pages
Social science theories of contentious politics have been based almost exclusively on evidence drawn from the European and American experience, and classic texts in the field ...
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Patrolling the Revolution: Worker Militias, Citizenship, and the Modern ...

Elizabeth J. Perry - History - 2006 - 361 pages
This pioneering study explores the role of working-class militias as vanguard and guardian of the Chinese Revolution. The book begins with the origins of urban militias in the ...
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Danwei: The Changing Chinese Workplace in Historical and Comparative Perspective

Xiaobo Lu, Elizabeth J. Perry - Business & Economics - 1997
The danwei, or work unit, occupies a central place in Chinese society; at one time it was so entrenched in people's daily life that while one could be without a job, one could ...
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Shanghai on Strike: The Politics of Chinese Labor

Elizabeth J. Perry - Political Science - 1993 - 327 pages
This work is an important addition to the rather limited literature on the social history of China during the first half of the twentieth century. It draws on abundant sources ...
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Anyuan: Mining China's Revolutionary Tradition

Elizabeth J. Perry - History - 2012 - 392 pages
“This book is classic Perry -- elegantly and clearly written, based on rich and previously unexplored source material, full of human detail on political actors at the local ...
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