Deng Xiaoping

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  • Deng Xiaoping

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    Introduction “I don’t care if the cat is black or white, I just want it to kill the mice.” - Deng Xiaoping. Deng Xiaoping has been the individual with the most impact on China since the 1970’s. Along with Mao Zedong and Zhou Enlai, he is looked at as one of the key figures in evolution of communism in China . Deng Xiaoping will be remembered as a national hero, but this was not always the case. The real story of Deng includes the fact that, on more than one occasion, his peers ostracized him. During his

  • Deng Xiaoping

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    Deng Xiaoping      China has a long history with several great leaders, but none of those leaders have even come close to being as great as Deng Xiaoping. Deng Xiaoping was a loyal communist who sacrificed his own life so his people could have a better one. During his long political career, he served as a Communist politcommissar of the 129th Division (Liu-Deng Army) from 1929 to 1949. As politcommissar, he bravely and successfully fought the Nationalists. In 1945, he

  • Deng Xiaoping

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    Deng Xiaoping was born in 1904 on August 22. Deng was born in Guang’an, Sichuan to a peasant family. as a young man, Deng spent his time studying and working in France. During his time in France, Deng was influenced by Marxism-Leninism and joined the Communist Party of China in 1923. After his studies, Deng returned to China and joined the army of Feng Yuxiang. During his time in the military, Deng was part of the Fengtian’s attempt to prevent the break of the alliance between the Kuomintang and

  • The Legacy of Deng Xiaoping

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    The Legacy of Deng Xiaoping Deng Xiaoping was born is 1904 in Sichuan Province. He died in 1997. He was the General Secretary of the Communist Party. He went to France for higher education. He was a short man, gentle looking and intelligent. He was tough and soft-spoken. He was a chain smoker and he loved playing mahjong. He became the leader of China after chairman Mao. He was in power from 1978 till 1997. He married three times and had five children. (Three daughter

  • Summary Of Alexander Pantsov's Biography Of Deng Xiaoping?

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    Alexander Pantsov in his biography of Deng Xiaoping works to provide an extensive background of Deng Xiaoping’s youth and his rise in the Communist party by giving a detailed account of Chinese history from the early twentieth century until his retirement. To this extent Pantsov provides an excellent insight into the early motivating factors of Deng Xiaoping’s adoption of Communist thought, while also depicting Deng’s human side. Deng in the book is seen as a remarkably capable and loyal party member

  • Deng Xiaoping: The Most Successful Leader Of The People's Republic Of China

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    people, Deng Xiaoping is considered as one of the most powerful leader of the People’s Republic of China from late 1970’s until he died in 1997. His noteworthy efforts to bring back China’s prosperity following the consequences of the Cultural Revolution resulted in the country’s economic, cultural and social expansion. The outcome of his passion and belief in the potential of China is still noticeable today. Deng Xiaoping was born in 1904 in Paifang, Guang’an country in Sichuan. His father, Deng Wenming

  • Deng Xiaoping's Massive Reform Set China on a Sky-rocketing Course

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    four feet eleven inches tall. Deng Xiaoping set China on a sky-rocketing course. When Deng Xiaoping took control of China in 1978 the economy was in "a backwards state", also in the early 1980s more than 80% of China was in poverty, but two decades later after the massive reforms of Deng Xiaoping, the poverty level drastically decreased. This incredible task could have only been done though the outstanding leadership and policies of people like Deng Xiaoping. Deng Xiaoping was a revolutionary and truly

  • china

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    weak before these leaders came to power. But the leader that has left the greatest impact on China is Deng Xiaoping. He was one the greatest reformers of China and the person we know for todays Chinese power.He truly showed the world the power of China. No doubt the other leaders of China have caused great change, but Deng Xiaoping has caused the greatest change in a positive direction. Deng Xiaoping kept communism in China but he also had capitalist ideas in his economic plans. China before his rule

  • The Positive Effects Of Deng Xiaoping's Impact On China

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    decreased and riots began to break out. Deng Xiaoping was the leader that succeeded Mao after his death in 1976, and his reforms helped turn around the country’s economic and social situation. Careful strategic moves made by Deng allowed other countries to invest in China’s economy and the government gave people more control over their land and education. He also reduced the power of the government, moving away from Communism and towards democracy. Deng Xiaoping had a positive influence on China because

  • The Chinese Capitalist

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    it sprang from. Notably, there is one small-statured Chinese leader who this essay will focus on in the context of the revolution: Deng Xiaoping. Although his slightness of size didn’t offer any insight into his grand political stature, an inquiry into his life certainly does. This essay will provide an informative glimpse into the life and times of Deng Xiaoping through a chronological ordering of events. First, a look into Deng’s early life and political momentum will be put forth. Then, a