Revolution and Reaction in the Chinese Countryside: The Socialist Education Movement in Cultural Revolutionary Perspective

  title={Revolution and Reaction in the Chinese Countryside: The Socialist Education Movement in Cultural Revolutionary Perspective},
  author={Richard Baum},
  journal={The China Quarterly},
  pages={92 - 119}
  • R. Baum
  • Published 1 June 1969
  • Education
  • The China Quarterly
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