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-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
5 Enter Marxism-Leninism1 The Rise from 1949 until NowChapter 6: The Big Cycle of China and Its Currency2020-10-09Journal1 The Rise from 1949 until Now2 The Rise from 1949 until NowThough a bit of an oversimplification, we can think of China’s evolution from 1949 until now as occurring in three phases from 1) the Mao phase from 1949 until 1976 to 2) the Deng and Deng’s successors phase from 1978 until 2013 when Xi Jinping came to power, which led to 3) the Xi Jinping phase from 2013 until now.  Each phase moved China along the long-term development arc so that accomplishments were made in each phase that the subsequent phases built upon.  In brief these phases transpired along this arc as follows: Continue reading… Index 1 The Rise from 1949 until Now 2 The Rise from 1949 until Now Continue reading…