Mao / Edition 1

Mao / Edition 1

by S.G. Breslin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0582437482

ISBN-13: 9780582437487

Pub. Date: 09/25/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A lucid analysis of Mao as revolutionary general, ideologist and astute political manipulator, this introduction to the life and career of Mao Zedong provides an excellent introduction to modern Chinese history and its enigmatic protagonist.  See more details below

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A lucid analysis of Mao as revolutionary general, ideologist and astute political manipulator, this introduction to the life and career of Mao Zedong provides an excellent introduction to modern Chinese history and its enigmatic protagonist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582437487
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/25/2000
Series:
Profiles In Power Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps.

Preface.

Note on Transliteration.

Introduction.

1. From Peasant to Power.

2. Establishing the New Political Order: Maoism and its Critics.

3. The First Major Cleavage: 1949-1957.

4. Towards the Cultural Revolution.

5. Launching the Cultural Revolution.

6. Mao and the World.

7. The Politics of De-Maoisation.

Chronology.

Glossary.

Bibliographical Essay.

Bibliography of All Works Cited in the Text.

Maps.

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