Download PDF by Su: Collective Killings in Rural China during the Cultural

By Su

ISBN-10: 0521173817

ISBN-13: 9780521173810

ISBN-10: 0521198089

ISBN-13: 9780521198080

The violence of Mao's China is widely known, yet its severe shape isn't really. In 1967 and 1968, in the course of the Cultural Revolution, collective killings have been frequent in rural China within the type of public execution. sufferers incorporated girls, little ones, and the aged. This booklet is the 1st to systematically rfile and study those atrocities, drawing information from neighborhood files, govt files, and interviews with survivors in southern provinces. This booklet extracts from the chinese language case classes that problem the present types of genocide and mass killings and contributes to the historiography of the Cultural Revolution, within which scholarship has mostly interested by occasions in city areas.

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