To say that the Chinese Communist revolution is a non-Western
revolution is more than a clich‚. That revolution has been primarily
directed, not like the French Revolution but against alien Western
influences that approached the level of domination and drastically
altered China's traditional relationship with the world. Hence the
Chinese Communist attitude toward China's traditional past is
selectively critical, but by no means totally hostile. The Chinese
Communist revolution, and the foreign policy of the
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to the society. From this point on, Mao new it
would be his job and role in life to take charge and assert the
necessary precautions to see that his people were treated the way that
they needed to be treated.
1. Mao Tse-tung, Selected Works, Manchuria Publishing House, 1948,
Translated By Stuart Gelder.
2. Jerome Chen, Mao and the Chinese Revolution, Oxford University
3. Stuart & Schram, Mao Tse- tung, Simon and Shuster - New York, 1966.