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A short history of Chinese communism

by Fu-wu Hou

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Communism -- China.,
    • China -- History -- 1949-1976.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statement[by] Franklin W. Houn.
      SeriesA Spectrum book,, S-166
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS777.55 .H575
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 245 p.
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5549373M
      LC Control Number67028391

      Communism in China. Formation The Communist Party of China was formed in It was under Mao Zedong's control in Eventually, Mao led a revolution, and the communist party obtained control in They followed the example of the soviet model of development through heavy industry with surpluses extracted from peasants. If now in decline since the tumultuous events of , communism was without doubt the great political movement of the twentieth century--at its peak, more than a third of the world's population lived under communist rule--and it is still a powerful force in many areas of the world, most notably in the People's Republic of China/5.

      Publisher's Note The present English edition of A Basic Understanding of the Communist Party of China has been translated by the Norman Bethune Institute (NBI) from the French edition which was originally published in the first quarter of by the Noveau Bureau d'Edition, Size: KB. The history of the People's Republic of China details the history of mainland China since October 1, , when Mao Zedong proclaimed the People's Republic of China (PRC) from atop Tiananmen, after a near complete victory by the Communist Party of China (CPC) in the Chinese Civil War. The PRC has for seven decades been synonymous with China, but it is only the most recent political entity to.

      For the relatively short length of the book, the author touched upon many topics about China in terms of it's history. The book was packed with a lot of information on China's history from it's rulers, it's political system, it's language, and relationship in terms of geopolitical scale in the world.3/5(18). In this lesson, you will explore the history of communism in China and discover how it has influenced China since Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz. The Rise of Communist China.


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