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China: The impact of revolution

China: The impact of revolution

a survey of twentieth century China

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Published by Longman .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7881898M
ISBN 100582686695
ISBN 109780582686694

  The reality of the situation-at-hand is that the industrial revolution that China is undergoing is commensurate with Japan’s post-WWII situation, with the addendum that Chinas’ will be far greater in comparison; and the therefore the impact on the region will be much more momentous.   Fifty years ago, Mao Zedong unleashed the Cultural Revolution, a decade-long upheaval that had dramatic, often violent effects across China. Here is an overview of those tumultuous years.

In her new book, “The Politics of Rights and the Revolution in China” (Stanford University Press, ), Xiaowei Zheng, a UC Santa Barbara professor of Chinese history, describes how the Revolution transformed Chinese politics and explains how and why it happened. The Cultural Revolution in China (–) was a decade of enormous change and upheaval with a lasting impact on the country, its citizens, and the world. China's Cultural Revolution teaches students about the social, cultural, educational, political, and economic changes through hands-on activities requiring critical thinking skills.

  An earlier book by Schoenhals - China’s Cultural Revolution, Not a Dinner Party - contains a trove of documents, speeches and photographs, that chronicle the country’s descent into. Figure be The kink for China and India happened in the second half of the twentienth century. GDP per capita actually fell in India during British colonial rule. You can see that this is also true of China during the same period, when European nations dominated China’s politics and economics.


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The Cultural Revolution, formally the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, was a sociopolitical movement in China from until Launched by Mao Zedong, the Chairman of the Communist Party of China (CPC), its stated goal was to preserve Chinese Communism by purging remnants of capitalist and traditional elements from Chinese society, and to re-impose Mao Zedong Thought Chinese: 文化大革命.

Chinese Revolution (–12), nationalist democratic revolt that overthrew the Qing (or Manchu) dynasty in and created a republic, albeit one that would, in the succeeding decades, witness the progressive collapse of national unity and orderly government.

Learn more about the Chinese Revolution here. The Xinhai Revolution (Chinese: 辛亥革命; pinyin: Xīnhài Gémìng), also known as the Chinese Revolution or the Revolution ofwas a revolution that overthrew China's last imperial dynasty (the Qing dynasty) and established the Republic of China (ROC).

The revolution was named Xinhai (Hsin-hai) because it occurred inthe year of the Xinhai (辛亥) stem-branch in the Date: 10 October – 12 February(4 months. The Cultural Revolution’s short-term effects may have been felt mainly in China’s cities, but its long-term effects would impact the entire country for decades to come.

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