The Politics of China: The Eras of Mao and Deng / Edition 2

The Politics of China: The Eras of Mao and Deng / Edition 2

by Roderick MacFarquhar
     
 

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.See more details below

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521588638
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.38(d)

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.

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