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Introductory: One of the largest countries in the world today and the most populated and rich in cultural history is China. Located in Eastern Asia, it is the third largest country in the world after Canada and Russia with an area of 9.6 million square kilometers and with a population of 1.3 billion. China is officially the People’s Republic of China (PRC) declared in 1949 by Mao Zedong. China represents one of the earliest civilizations in the world. For centuries it stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences. Its current President is HU Jintao, since 15 March 2003 and Vice President XI Jinping, since 15 March 2008. Government and Economy: China is a communist country that holds many different beliefs and values then the United States. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) came about in 1921 by Mao Zedong and Chou Enlan. China had gone through many battles, two of them being the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution. But with these battles changes came about. In the 20 th Century, some of the biggest changes were seen in Chinese history, even thought at the beginning of the century china encountered many obstacles, with almost no industry, an ineffectual and corrupt government and no standing whatsoever on the world stage. Changes came but slowly, China emerged stronger, the economy better than ever, and with a stable government. “China’s economy during the past 30 years has changed from a centrally planned system that was largely
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2010 for the course COMPENSATI 330 taught by Professor Na during the Spring '10 term at DeVry Chicago.

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