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Mao's China and After
Language: en
Pages: 587
Authors: Maurice Meisner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-04-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

When MAO'S CHINA first appeared in 1977, it was hailed as the single most useful general volume on recent Chinese history, covering every important question of the time with clarity and amazing insight. Now, Meisner brings the third edition of his definitive work, with new information provided throughout the classic
Mao's China and After
Language: en
Pages: 534
Authors: Maurice Meisner
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-05-01 - Publisher:

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Mao's China and after
Language: es
Pages: 534
Authors: Maurice Meiser
Categories: China
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Linguistic Engineering
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Ji Fengyuan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

When Mao and the Chinese Communist Party won power in 1949, they were determined to create new, revolutionary human beings. Their most precise instrument of ideological transformation was a massive program of linguistic engineering. They taught everyone a new political vocabulary, gave old words new meanings, converted traditional terms to
China Under Mao
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Andrew G. Walder
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-06 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

China’s Communist Party seized power in 1949 after a long guerrilla insurgency followed by full-scale war, but the revolution was just beginning. Andrew Walder narrates the rise and fall of the Maoist state from 1949 to 1976—an epoch of startling accomplishments and disastrous failures, steered by many forces but dominated