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Mao Tse-Tung in the Scales of History

A Preliminary Assessment Organized by the China Quarterly (Contemporary China Institute Publications)

by Dick Wilson

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • History / World,
  • 1893-1976,
  • Mao, Tse-tung,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7735794M
    ISBN 100521291909
    ISBN 109780521291903

    4 In fact the Thought of Mao Tse-tung has much in common with the pre- Socratic (or rather pre-Platonic) philosophers, especially Heraclitus. In his poem ‘Swimming’ Mao quotes a tag from Confucius about how ‘all things are in perpetual motion’. In his book mentioned above, de Gaulle quotes the identicalFile Size: 5MB. Feb 1, - Explore fahusedbooks's board "Chinese History, Culture, Revolution, Mao Tse-Tung", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Revolution, History and 75 pins.

      Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung' is a volume of selected statements taken from the speeches and writings by Mao Mao Tse-Tung, published from to It was often printed in small editions that could be easily carried and that were bound in bright red covers, which led to its western moniker of the 'Little Red Book'/5(8). The most authoritative life of Mao ever written, by the bestselling author of Wild Swans, Jung Chang and her husband, historian Jon Halliday.. Based on a decade of research, and on interviews with many of Mao's close circle in China who have never talked before, and with virtually everyone outside China who had significant dealings with him, this is the most /5().

      The first documented, systematic study of guerrilla warfare, Mao Tse-tung's text remains the definitive guide to orchestrating revolution in developing countries. Based on Mao's own experiences in fighting Chiang Kai-shek's Nationalists and his interpretations of the classic strategies of Sun-tzu, On Guerrilla Warfare outlines the tactics that have proven 5/5(2). Although the first chapter of this anthology is the shortest this does not imply that it is the least important. In the Introduction I have attempted to indicate the limitations imposed on Mao Tsetung's nationalism by his being a Marxist-Leninist who thinks not only in .


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Mao Tse-tung was one of the most influential leaders of the twentieth century. In this book, eleven scholars renowned for their penetrating and lively analysis of Mao during his life, here make their assessments of his career and influence, after his death. Mao Tse-tung was one of the most influential leaders of the twentieth century.

In this book, eleven scholars renowned for their penetrating and lively analysis of Mao during his life, here make their assessments of his career and influence, after his death. They consider Mao's claims to be an original thinker; the practical side of his career; his ideas on education; his economic.

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Mao Tse-tung in the Scales of History Author Wilson, Dick (Editor) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Cambridge U.P.

Place of Publication Cambridge, UK Date published KeywordsBook Edition: First Edition. Mao Tse Tung Mao Zedung was born to a farming family in the Hunan Province in Here, Mao came into contact with socialist ideals, and embarked on a self-directed course of political and economic study, inspired primarily by Marx's class struggle and.

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The “Quotations from Chairman Mao,” a book of select sayings from Mao’s speeches, became required reading in China as well as one of the most printed books in history. Mao Tse-Tung in the Scales of History 出版社: Cambridge University Press 副标题: A Preliminary Assessment Organized by the China Quarterly 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: N o one in the history of the People's Republic of China (PRC) could replace Mao Zedong (or Mao Tse-tung) and Deng Xiaoping, the former mainly remembered as the founding father of the Republic, and the latter, as the architect of China's economic reforms.

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Edited by DICK WILSON. [London, New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. Hardback?10 $ Paperback? $] The China Quarterly has brought together articles by 11 academic specialists on modern China to make a preliminary assessment of.Manifestly, Mao Tse-tung's was able to work effectively in such a formal context because he attached primary importance to national unification and China's struggle to throw off the domination of the imperialists, and accepted that, for the moment, the Kuomintang and its army were the best instrument for achieving by: 1.