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Could Mao have taken control if China not colonized? *** o Mao said goal was to get groups to revolutionize against these forces Mao needs something to unite the people or else they would turn against him, first against foreign devils, and then “non people”*** Unite the People o 1950’s Mao unites “common people” to rally against the U.S. and support North Korea o Replacing colonialism with nationalism o Common language o May fourth Generation New writing system More like spoken Chinese o One currency Second Mass Campaign o Find and destroy any anticommunist groups, “nonpeople” (the new devils) o Killed 80,000-10 million people Sanfan- Third Mass campaign o 3 anties Anticorruption Antiwaste Antibureaucracy o Against government members who maybe only in for the money or job Anti-5 o Against bourgeois and fix economy Early Govt- Compared to an organ system o Many modeled on, but not duplicates of USSR Hundred Flowers Campaign 1956 o 100 flowers, 100 new schools on thoughts BUT MAO SUPPRESSED CULTURAL WRITINGS*** o Mao wanted more “freedom of speech” Students criticized party Some said Mao promised a revolution but only led to new dynasty Saying better off under KMT Later changed nonantaganistic contradictions to antagonistic contradictions
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2008 for the course POS 4931 taught by Professor Scher during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.

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