Study Guide Exam 2

Nondemocratic rule and modernization theory

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Unformatted text preview: regain political control from rivals resulting in a decade of social and political chaos ! Hundred Flowers campaign; Period from 1956 to 1957 in which Mao encouraged intellectuals to offer criticism of national policy, followed by crackdowns on critics ! Great Leap Forward; Mao’s disastrous effort (1958- 1959) to modernize China through localized industrial production and agricultural communes. ! Red Guard; Radicalized youth who served as Mao’s shock troops during the cultural revolution PLSC 2013: Study Guide for Exam 2 Exam 2 is on 26 October 2012! ! Tiananmen Square; Historic plaza in Beijing where the Chinese perty- state crushed the 1989 pro- reform demonstration ! National People’s Congress (NPC);...
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