Source 8: Resolution on certain questions in the history
of our party since the founding of the People’s Republic of China (1981)

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Title

Source 8: Resolution on certain questions in the history
of our party since the founding of the People’s Republic of China (1981)

Subject

Official Chinese Communist Party assessment of Mao's rule

Description

This official resolution of the Chinese Communist Party in 1981 credits Mao Zedong thought with enacting revolution in 1949 but criticises the excesses of the Cultural Revolution that Mao instigated once in power.

Creator

Eleventh Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party

Source

Chinese Communism Subject Archive

Publisher

https://www.marxists.org/subject/china/documents/cpc/history/01.htm

Date

1981

Citation

Eleventh Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party , “Source 8: Resolution on certain questions in the history
of our party since the founding of the People’s Republic of China (1981),” Chinese History for Teachers, accessed January 20, 2022, https://chinesehistoryforteachers.omeka.net/items/show/106.

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