The Party and the People: Revolutionary and Postrevolutionary Politics in China and Vietnam

@article{Womack1987ThePA,
  title={The Party and the People: Revolutionary and Postrevolutionary Politics in China and Vietnam},
  author={B. Womack},
  journal={World Politics},
  year={1987},
  volume={39},
  pages={479-507}
}
  • B. Womack
  • Published 1987
  • Economics
  • World Politics
  • This essay starts from two premises: that, as far as the articulation and mobilization of popular interest in the countryside are concerned, the “best teams won” in the Chinese and the Vietnamese revolutions; but that, after the success of the revolution, the popularity and responsiveness of the regimes to the people became more problematic. Together, these premises imply a shift in the relationship of party to people between the revolutionary and postrevolutionary stages. That such a shift… CONTINUE READING
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