The Cultural Revolution in China generated a cascade of commentaries and interpretations on the development and meaning of the upheaval. Many students and researchers have found it difficult to locate and identify literature on the period. This bibliography, first published in 1976, corrects this situation. It lists all books, monographs and journal articles in English on the Cultural Revolution, each annotated to show its relevance – a vital reference source.
1. Origin and Meaning of the Cultural Revolution 2. The Chinese Communist Party: Bureaucratism, Leadership Dissension and the Cadre Problem 3. The Red Guard and Youth Movement During the Cultural Revolution 4. The Role of the Military in the Cultural Revolution 5. The Revolutionary Committees in the Provinces 6. China’s Economy and the Cultural Revolution 7. Educational Reform, Science and Technology, Arts and Social Life 8. Foreign Policy and Foreign Policy-making During the Cultural Revolution 9. The Cultural Revolution and Its Aftermath