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Absolute values and the new cultural revolution

Commemorative volume of the twelfth International Conference on the Unity of the Sciences, Chicago, Illinois, 1983

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Published by I.C.U.S. Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social change,
  • Logical positivism,
  • Worth,
  • Values,
  • Science,
  • Congresses,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8230652M
    ISBN 100892260246
    ISBN 109780892260249

    The Battle for China’s Past Mao and the Cultural Revolution Mobo Gao Pluto Press London • Ann Arbor, MI 00 Pluto Prelims:template 07/01/ Page iiiFile Size: 1MB. There were teachers that were elitists, who were opposed to equality, solidarity with others, and wanted the return of the old ways, based on classes and inequality. These teachers were confronted because of their antisocial attitudes. The student.

    Book Description: Since the Cultural Revolution, data have been uncovered to illuminate that tumultuous decade. In this volume 13 scholars examine the gap between the ideology of the Revolution and the harsh and contradictory reality of its outcome.   The Cultural Revolution NPR coverage of The Cultural Revolution: A People's History, – by Frank Dikotter. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.

    The Truth About the Cultural Revolution We are constantly bombarded with the message that “communism is dead,” that it hasn’t worked and cannot work, and that revolutions in power lead to tyranny. It is nothing less than an ideological crusade, and one of its aspects is to systematically distort the revolutionaryFile Size: KB.   • To order The Cultural Revolution for £ (RRP £25) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. Free UK p&p over £10, online orders Author: Julia Lovell.


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Absolute values and the new cultural revolution: commemorative volume of the twelfth International Conference on the Unity of the Sciences, Chicago, Illinois, Publisher: New York:. China’s new cultural revolution has nothing to do with Chairman Mao.

It is the revolution that follows logically from the economic reforms that became possible only after his death. Absolute Values and the Search for Peace for Humankind Absolute values and the new cultural revolution book. Absolute Values and the Creation of a New World 8. Absolute Value Perspective 9.

Unification Thought as the Basis of a New Cultural Revolution Professors World Peace Academy and Our Resolution Absolute Values and the New Cultural Revolution   There are several different approaches to this subject: * The personal recollection angle; * The historical angle; It's worth remembering that as the CR moves farther away from us in temporal terms, the people who have first-hand recollections of.

The Cultural Revolution was the upheaval launched by Mao Zedong during his last decade in power (–76). Though it was intended to renew the spirit of the Chinese Revolution, it instead had detrimental political, social, and economic consequences for.

THE CULTURAL REVOLUTION A People’s History, By Frank Dikotter Illustrated. Bloomsbury Press. $ A “people’s history” suggests an. The Cultural Revolution, formally the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, was a sociopolitical movement in the People's Republic of China from until Launched by Mao Zedong, the Chairman of the Communist Party of China (CPC), its stated goal was to preserve Chinese Communism by purging remnants of capitalist and traditional elements from Chinese society, and to re-impose Mao Chinese: 文化大革命.

Cultural Revolution, –76, mass mobilization of urban Chinese youth inaugurated by Mao Zedong in an attempt to prevent the development of a bureaucratized Soviet style of Communism. Mao closed schools and encouraged students to join Red Guard units, which denounced and persecuted Chinese teachers, intellectuals, writers, artists and other "class enemies," engaged in widespread book.

[W]e as a nation must undergo a radical revolution of values. We must rapidly begin the shift from a “thing-oriented” society to a “person-oriented” society.

When machines and computers, profit motives and property rights are considered more important than people, the giant triplets of racism, materialism, and militarism are incapable. Paul Clark's The Chinese Cultural Revolution: A History is an exciting and eye-opening read. Far from being a cultural desert, this wonderfully readable and scrupulously researched work shows us a period of innovation and vibrantly engaging cultural by:   China's decade-long Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution shook the politics of China and the world.

Even as we approach its fiftieth anniversary, the movement remains so contentious that the Chinese Communist Party still forbids fully open investigation of its origins, development, and conclusion.

Drawing upon a vital trove of scholarship, memoirs, and popular culture, this Very Short 4/5(1). The Cultural Revolution was marked by two things: chaos and confusion. The world was turned upside down, with fanatic Red Guards, armed with Little Red Book filled China's Cultural Revolution represents one of the craziest moments in history of 4/5.

With rich images and subtle, beautiful prose, Cultural Revolution tells a classic story of immigrant family ties and coming of age in a unique new voice: that of a gay Chinese-American - /5.

"Born Red" is a fascinating and horrifying book recounting one boy's experiences during the Cultural Revolution. As an American, steeped in our culture from birth, I find it is nearly impossible to truly grasp a culture that would permit the kind of reflexive parroting of official party line to take hold as it did in China (and continues today /5(12).

The Cultural Revolution had roots in the Great Leap Forward, the collectivization of agricultural and industrial output that precipitated a famine that left as many as 45 million dead. Mao.

Newly Released Documents Detail Traumas Of China's Cultural Revolution Historian Frank Dikötter says newly opened archives offer fresh details about the. A groundbreaking study of cultural life during a turbulent and formative decade in contemporary China, this book seeks to explode several myths about the Cultural Revolution (officially ).

Through national and local examination of the full range of cultural forms (film, operas, dance, other stage arts, music, fine arts, literature, and even architecture), Clark argues against 5/5(2).

Benjamin Klassen was a prolific author who deserves accolades for breaking ground on a new religion based in science, reason, logic and human nature, not Semitic hallucination and ramblings.

The following is a list of his other great works available on The Internet Archive. The Cultural Revolution’s official handbook was the Little Red Book, a pocket-sized collection of quotations from Mao that offered a design for Red Guard life.

Russia's Cultural Revolution. A new study of Czar Peter I and his campaign to modernize and Westernize his country. by Hughes and others is that what happened of greatest historical consequence in Russia under Peter was a kind of cultural revolution -- a term that Hughes hazards a.

On a practical level, the achievements of the Cultural Revolution deserve recognition as the most advanced forms of socialist transformation achieved in the world to date. There isn’t time today to talk in detail about these achievements, but it is important to highlight some of them.

• First, the Cultural Revolution knocked a whole stratum.The whole goal of the Cultural Revolution was to create this new society, a society on socialist principles. This goal can only be achieved by ending inequality in political power, as well as access to economic and intellectual resources.

This principal is unique to socialism, communism and anarchism. Fifty years ago this month, Mao Zedong launched China’s Cultural Revolution – a decade of chaos, persecution, and violence, carried out in the name of ideology and in the interest of power.

Instead of reflecting on that movement’s painful legacy, President Xi Jinping is applying its methods in his effort to secure absolute power.