Journal: If Deng Xiaoping
had not been so harsh on political dissidents after the Tiananmen Square event, would this have led to instability that could have harmed China's economic growth?
first mentioned the principle of TGYH in 1989.
The book helps bolster the view that Zhao demonstrated courage and independence when he openly disagreed with Deng Xiaoping
on the Tiananmen crackdown.
and his allies succeeded Mao in 1978 after a brief power struggle with hardliners.
I enjoyed Jacob Sullum's story on Chinese adoption ("Thank Deng Xiaoping
for Little Girls," December).
China's long progression to its current, growing economic status began with reforms by Mao Zedong's most important successor, Deng Xiaoping
, in the 1980s.
Former President Deng Xiaoping
, who began China's market-oriented reforms, appears in the junior and senior high school versions, with emphasis on his economic vision.
Last May 19, on the anniversary of the 112th birthday of Mao Zedong, the greatest mass-murderer in history, the Chinese Communists established a new Research Academy on Marxism dedicated to the study of Marxist-Leninist Principles, Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping
Theory, and Jiang Zemin Theory.
Christianity--whether Protestant or Catholic--has grown by leaps and bounds following the death of Mao in 1976 and the "open door" policy introduced by Deng Xiaoping
in 1978, which Party leaders later called "market socialism.
In 1983 Deng Xiaoping
decided on a policy of opening up China.
Chairman Wu continued, "China's industrial development has accelerated since the reforms of Deng Xiaoping
in the late 1970s and its pharmaceutical industry has been one of the most successful.
Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz on Saturday urged North Korea to follow the reform path that China took under the leadership of Deng Xiaoping