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Toward a Democratic China: The Intellectual Autobiography of Yan Jiaqi

Jiaqi Yan - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 285 pages
During the 1980s, as director of the Political Science Institute at the Chinese Academy of Social Science - China's most prestigious think-tank - Yan Jiaqi proposed many of the ...
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The Culture of Power: The Lin Biao Incident in the Cultural Revolution

Qiu Jin - History - 1999 - 279 pages
In 1971, Lin Biao, Mao Zedong's closest comrade-in-arms and chosen successor, was killed in a mysterious plane crash in Mongolia. This book challenges the official explanation ...
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Historical Dictionary of the Chinese Cultural Revolution

Guo Jian, Yongyi Song, Yuan Zhou - History - 2006 - 504 pages
The Cultural Revolution in the People's Republic of China started in 1966 and lasted about a decade. This revolutionary upsurge of Chinese students and workers, led by Mao ...
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China's Intellectuals: Advise and Dissent

Merle Goldman - History - 1981 - 276 pages
Examines ideological conflict in China since 1960 and shows how purges resulted when dissent exceeded official political limits
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The Cultural Revolution: A People's History, 1962┬?1976

Frank Dik├Âtter - History - 2016 - 432 pages
Acclaimed by the Daily Mail as 'definitive and harrowing' , this is the final volume of 'The People's Trilogy', begun by the Samuel Johnson prize-winning Mao's Great Famine ...
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Burying Mao: Chinese Politics in the Age of Deng Xiaoping

Richard Baum - History - 1996 - 508 pages
As a result of Deng Xiaoping's reform initiatives, the austere and colorless collectivism of the Maoist era was supplanted by an upscale entrepreneurial ethos labeled ...
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Liu Shaoqi and the Chinese Cultural Revolution

Lowell Dittmer - History - 1998
The chief target of China's infamous Cultural Revolution, Liu Shaoqi is one of the tragic figures of the Chinese revolution. By addressing the issues that decimated China's ...
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Mao's Last Revolution

Roderick MacFarquhar, Michael Schoenhals - History - 2006 - 693 pages
Chairman Mao's role in masterminding China's Cultural Revolution and why he did it is explained in a detailed portrait that offers the most authoritative account to date of the ...
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