China after Mao ZedongJun 1977
This study gives an account on the domestic and foreign policies of China after the death of Mao Zedong. The first part of the document is dedicated to the domestic policies of the Chinese government. It analyzes the ideological backgrounds of the new leadership as well as the economic situation, while emphasizing unsolved problems in industry and agriculture. A closer look at Beijing's defense spending leads the authors to the conclusion that China is enhancing its military potential and preparing for war.
Collection: China and Eastern Europe
Language of Original Document: German
Number of Pages: 115
Cold War Period: 1970s
Persons: Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping