Oct 7 notes

Oct 7 notes - 1. Context of Maoist Thought and Action...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1. Context of Maoist Thought and Action 1958-1969 a. Khrushchev and “Peaceful Coexistence” a.i. Easier if you have means to make this happen a.ii. When Khrushchev comes into power he cares not about attacking US. a.iii. Antagonist relationship between US and China over Taiwan a.iv. China realizes that during this time period the Soviet Union is not backing them in war, or anything. b. Ideological Purity Vs. Revisionism c. Nuclear China 2. Great Leap forward – after 1956 a.i. Hungary and the secret speech b. After Stalin is gone and Soviet Union is distancing itself from China c. Khrushchev is amping up efforts to spread communism to third world countries. c.i. He is giving money to many other countries, suddenly theres not enough aid for everyone. China gets cut d. India gets lots of aid, but China and India are enemies. e. China decides it must go forward on its own. f. Theory of Productive Forces. 1958 f.i. Production before redistribution f.ii. Must have profit to make profit, therefore China depopulates countryside,
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This document was uploaded on 10/28/2011 for the course HIST 140 at UNC.

Page1 / 2

Oct 7 notes - 1. Context of Maoist Thought and Action...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online