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ERIC Number: EJ189381
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Year of the Dragon: The Succession to Mao Tse-tung
Newman, John Michael, Jr.
Asian Affairs, 5, 6, 361-93, Jul/Aug 78
Explores the conflict over succession to Mao Tse-tung and China's future developmental patterns and strategic orientation. Theorizes that Hua Kuo-feng was Mao's personal choice for succession although opposed by party radicals. Discusses the purge of Teng Hsiao-ping, the Tienanmen riot, and the designation of Hua as First Vice Chairman after the riot. Available from: American-Asian Educational Exchange, Inc., 88 Morningside Drive, New York, New York 10027. (BC)
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: China