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The Nationalist Party in Power: Unification of China under Kuomintang Programs

  • William L. Tung

Abstract

According to Dr. Sun Yat-sen, the revolutionary program of China would be divided into three stages: first, military administration; second, political tutelage; and, third, constitutional government. As the Nationalist Party’s development has been the source of power in Chinese politics, especially during the periods of military administration and political tutelage, a comprehensive analysis of the various phases of the Party is necessary for a clear understanding of modern China. A brief description has already been made of the different organizations of the party at different times: Hsing-chung Hui (Society for the Regeneration of China) in 1894, T’ung-meng Hui (The Alliance) in 1905, the Nationalist Party (Kuomintang) in 1912, the Chinese Revolutionary Party (Chung-hua Ko-min Tang) in 1914, and the Nationalist Party of China (Chung-kuo Kuomintang) in 1919.

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Party Member Party Organization Nationalist Party Constitutional Government Supervisory Power 
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© Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, Netherlands 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • William L. Tung
    • 1
  1. 1.Queens CollegeCity University of New YorkUSA

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