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Synopsis:

Bringing together substantial essays by leading scholars, this volume offers a comprehensive introduction to, and analysis of, the politics of the People's Republic of China from 1949 to the mid-1990s.

Synopsis:

This volume offers a comprehensive introduction to, and analysis of, the politics of the People's Republic of China from 1949 to the mid-1990s. Four of the chapters are drawn from The Cambridge History of China, and the other chapters have been written specifically for this volume.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 543-577) and index.

Table of Contents

Introduction Roderick MacFarquhar; 1. The establishment and consolidation of the new regime, 1949-57 Frederick C. Teiwes; 2. The Great Leap Forward and the split in the Yan'an leadership, 1958-65 Kenneth Lieberthal; 3. The Chinese state in crisis, 1966-69 Harry Harding; 4. The succession to Mao and the end of Maoism, 1969-82 Roderick MacFarquhar; 5. The road to Tiananmen: Chinese politics in the 1980s Richard Baum; 6. Reaction, resurgence, and succession: Chinese politics since Tiananmen Joseph Fewsmith.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521588638
Editor:
MacFarquhar, Roderick
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Editor:
MacFarquhar, Roderick
Author:
MacFarquhar, Roderick
Location:
New York
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Modern - 20th Century
Subject:
Practical Politics
Subject:
China
Subject:
Asia - China
Subject:
1949-
Subject:
China Politics and government 1949-
Subject:
Political Process - General
Subject:
World History - China
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
19970131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2 maps 5 tables
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
9.04x6.08x1.50 in. 2.08 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Bringing together substantial essays by leading scholars, this volume offers a comprehensive introduction to, and analysis of, the politics of the People's Republic of China from 1949 to the mid-1990s.
"Synopsis" by , This volume offers a comprehensive introduction to, and analysis of, the politics of the People's Republic of China from 1949 to the mid-1990s. Four of the chapters are drawn from The Cambridge History of China, and the other chapters have been written specifically for this volume.
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