China's Cultural Revolution, 1966-69: Not a Dinner Party: Not a Dinner Party, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

China's Cultural Revolution, 1966-69: Not a Dinner Party

Not a Dinner Party, 1st Edition

By Michael Schoenhals


352 pages

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Mao Zedong launched the "Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution" 30 years ago. This documentary history of the event presents a selection of key primary documents dealing with the Cultural Revolution's massive and bloody assault on China's political and social systems.

Table of Contents

Part I Intentions and Means A Pronouncements by Members of the CCP Leadership B Offical Policy Part II Effects and Consequences C Purging the Party D Making Rebellion E Revolutionary Culture F The Economy G Mutual Perceptions: Chinese and Western Part III After the Event H The Trouble with History: Official Verdicts I Ordinary People Remember

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General