communists get intellectuals on their side nationalist government forced to

Communists get intellectuals on their side

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communists get intellectuals on their side nationalist government forced to shift priority from mopping up the communists to preparing for war Japan launches all-out attack at Peking, Beijing KMT troops in large-scale retreat Japanese military spread thin over large China CCP finds great opportunity to expand in rural China war altered the balance between the KMT and CCP so that, when war ended communists controlled north China and Manchuria nationalist troops demolished in several decisive campaigns
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Chaing Kai-shek leads millions of KMT loyalists to island of Taiwan People's Republic of China (PRC) formally established in Beijing Republic of China (ROC) migrates to Taiwan to this day, Chinese civil war is still technically on KMT attempted to monopolize mass media, but couldn't also failed to mobilize genuine peasant support CCP's shift from blatant class struggle to peasant nationalism China's choice narrowed down to two models: authoritarian statist or communist CCP won the civil war in 1949 as Taiwan moved to liberalism, mainland China would later experience a shift from communism to the statist model that Taiwan had exemplified reform in China today has rekindled a liberal-democratic tendency Taiwan protected by the US through the Taiwan Relations Act election of the blatantly pro-independence Chen Shui-bian from the Democratic Progressive Party as the ROC's president in 2000 further ruled the cross-Strait tension Developmental Stage of the Communist Regime developmental stages of a Leninist regime 1) the initial transformation aimed at remaking the society 2) the reform backlash 3) the conservative consolidation
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