Behind The Tiananmen Massacre: Social, Political, And Economic Ferment In China, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Behind The Tiananmen Massacre

Social, Political, And Economic Ferment In China, 1st Edition

By Chu-yuan Cheng

Routledge

268 pages

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Description

This book provides a study of the causes of the 1989 spring unrest in China from various angles such as social, economic, political, intellectual, and military. It is concerned with why Tiananmen Square massacre occurred and what factors are likely to shape the People's Republic of China future.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. From Economic Reform to Social Unrest 3. Ideological Schism and Power Struggle 4. Intellectual Challenge and Student Movements 5. Military and Politics 6. The Making of the Massacre 7. The Impact of the Bloodshed 8. The Road from Tiananmen

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies