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...es Yes, I think a key point to understanding the Communist victory is that they were able to present themselves to the public as a “moderate” and “sensible” choice for government. with the objective of restoring Chinese nationalism, culture and historical pride.
In conclusion, the origins of Mao’s rise to power are rooted in ideological and social factors such as the Rectification Movement and revolutionary land reforms as well as in short-term military factors such as guerilla warfare. However, it is important to note that the Nationalist government’s mismanagement of the economy was an equally decisive factor in determining the fate of the Nationalist party prior to the Civil War 1946-50. It is through such consideration that we can ultimately understand the nature of revolutionary movements and trends, and in this case, the emergence of Marxism in Central Asia.
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