Revolution and History: Origins of Marxist Historiography in China, 1919-1937

Revolution and History: Origins of Marxist Historiography in China, 1919-1937

by Arif Dirlik
     
 


In Revolution and History, Arif Dirlik examines the application of the materialist conception of history to the analysis of Chinese history in a period when Marxist ideas first gained currency in Chinese intellectual circles. His argument raises questions about earlier interpretations of Marxist historiography by scholars who based their opinions primarilySee more details below

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In Revolution and History, Arif Dirlik examines the application of the materialist conception of history to the analysis of Chinese history in a period when Marxist ideas first gained currency in Chinese intellectual circles. His argument raises questions about earlier interpretations of Marxist historiography by scholars who based their opinions primarily on post-1949 writings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520035416
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/01/1978
Pages:
299

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