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Eating Bitterness: New Perspectives on China's Great Leap Forward and Famine
Introduction / Kimberley Ens Manning and Felix Wemheuer 1 Re-Imagining the Chinese Peasant: The Historiography on the Great Leap Forward / Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik 2 Romancing the Leap: EuphoriaExpand
Dealing with Responsibility for the Great Leap Famine in the People's Republic of China
Abstract In the aftermath of the famine in 1962, Mao Zedong took formal responsibility for the failure of the Great Leap Forward in the name of the central government. Thousands of local cadres wereExpand
Hunger and scarcity under state-socialism
Sites of Horror: 'Mao's Great Famine'
The review and analysis of the book 'Mao's Great FamineL Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-1962' by Frank Dik tter is discussed. The book highlights theExpand