The battle for China's past : Mao and the Cultural Revolution (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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The battle for China's past : Mao and the Cultural Revolution

Author: Mobo C F Gao; ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: London ; Ann Arbor, Mich. : Pluto Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A controversial polemic countering modern revisionist narratives demonising the Mao regime.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Named Person: Zedong Mao; Zedong Mao
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mobo C F Gao; ebrary, Inc.
OCLC Number: 1200877700
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Description: xi, 270 p.
Contents: Introduction1. Debating the Cultural Revolution 2. Constructing History: Memories, Values and Identity3. Constructing History: Memoirs, Autobiographies and Biographies in Chinese4. Mao, the Unknown Story: An Intellectual Scandal5. Mao: the Known Story and the Logic of Denial6. How a Medical Doctor Doctors History: A Case Study of Li Zhisui7. Challenging the Hegemony: Contrary Narratives in the E-Media (I)-Mao and the Cultural Revolution8. Challenging the Hegemony: Contrary Narratives in the E-Media (II)-the Mao Era9. The Problem of Rural-Urban Divide in Pursuit of Modernity: Values and Attitudes10. Battle of China's history: Seeing the Past from the PresentConclusion Truth and Belief Values of Socialism and China's Future DirectionNotesBibliographyIndex
Other Titles: Mao and the Cultural Revolution
Mao & the Cultural Revolution
Responsibility: Mobo Gao.

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'A powerful mixture of political passion and original research, a brave polemic against the fashionable view on China' -- Gregor Benton, Professor of Chinese History, University of Cardiff 'Opens a Read more...

 
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