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The January Storm of 1967: from representation to action and back again

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The mass mobilisation phase of the Cultural Revolution began as a student movement on the campuses of Beijing’s universities and middle schools in the summer of 1966. However, under the direction of cadre work teams, the movement quickly degenerated into a crisis over political representation. After a fight to a stalemate, the withdrawal of the work teams triggered a new stage of direct but also violent political action that paralysed Chinese Communist Party and state administrations by the e...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
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SSD
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Publisher:
Made in China Journal
Host title:
Proletarian China
Journal:
Landscapes of Chinese Labour More from this journal
Chapter number:
41
Publication date:
2021-12-01
Acceptance date:
2021-02-19
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1166071
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pubs:1166071
Deposit date:
2021-03-05

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