Unformatted text preview: • Revolution is about equity , being fair to everyone • Contradiction with growth • Do we want Reds vs. Experts? o Reds are people who believe in “good of all”, communist o Experts are people with skills o Can’t be both because if you’re expert, you’re going to higher education, no time for red • Continuing Revolution vs. Bureaucracy o Maoist Phrase o Revolution Never become complacent, always need to stir society to prevent retreatment to old, counter-revolution o Bureaucracy Keep the Status Quo o Back and Forth (B) 1949-56 – Consolidation, providing growth (R) 1957-69 – Starvation, “Great Leap Forward” (B) 1960-65 – Going back to ’55-‘56 (R) 1966-1976 – Cultural Revolution (urban movement) (B) 1976-now – Reforms...
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- Fall '10
- Mao Zedong, Stock exchange, People's Republic of China, Deng Xiaoping, small Asian countries, Foreign Economic Zones