By Minglang Zhou, Ann Maxwell Hill
This quantity is the 1st to comprehensively study Chinese's affirmative motion regulations within the severe sector of minority schooling, crucial conduit to employment and fiscal good fortune within the PRC after the industrial reforms started within the overdue 1970s.
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Extra resources for Affirmative Action in China and the U.S.: A Dialogue on Inequality and Minority Education
The Central Nationalities Institute, closed down during the Cultural Revolution, was reopened; national forms were once more described in favorable terms; and selective quotations by Mao from the pre-Hundred Flowers period when he had supported the flourishing of nations began to slip into print. Even more symptomatic of a shift was the re-elevation to good standing of Deng Xiaoping, along with a number of non-Han leaders such as Ulanhu who had been purged during the Cultural Revolution. An article that appeared in the Bejing Review in mid-1974 highlighted how far the pendulum had swung away from rapid assimilation: it suggested that the national peculiarities of the minorities would outlast even the eradication of classes and the worldwide victory of communism—that is, they would survive indefinitely.
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