People’s Republic of China

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. In the course of 1949 the Communists obtained full control of the mainland of China, and in 1950 also over most islands off the coast, including Hainan.

Zhonghua Renmin Gonghe Guo


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Books of Reference

  1. Beijing Review. Peking, weeklyGoogle Scholar
  2. The China Quarterly. London, from 1960Google Scholar
  3. China Reconstructs. Peking, monthlyGoogle Scholar
  4. China’s Foreign Trade. Bimonthly. Peking, from 1966Google Scholar
  5. Bartke, W., The Diplomatic Service of the People’s Republic of China. Hamburg, 1973.Google Scholar
  6. Who’s Who in the People’s Republic of China. New York, 1981Google Scholar
  7. Bennett, G. (ed.), China’s Finance and Trade: a Policy Reader. London, 1978Google Scholar
  8. Bettelheim, C. and Burton, N. G., China Since Ma., New York, 1978Google Scholar
  9. Boardman, R., Britain and the People’s Republic of China. 1949–1974. London, 1976Google Scholar
  10. Bonavia, D., The Chinese. New York, 1980.Google Scholar
  11. The Chinese: A Portrait. London, 1981Google Scholar
  12. Boorman, H. L., and Howard, R. C. (eds.). Biographical Dictionary of Republican China. 5 vols. Columbia Univ. Press, 1967 ff.Google Scholar
  13. Brugger, B., (ed.), China since the Gang of Fou., London, 1980Google Scholar
  14. The Cambridge History of China. 14vols.CUP, 1978 ff.Google Scholar
  15. Chen, K. C. (ed.), China and the Three Worlds: a Foreign Policy Reader. London, 1979Google Scholar
  16. China: A General Survey. Peking, 1979Google Scholar
  17. Clubb, O. E., 20th Century China. 2nd ed. Columbia Univ. Press, 1972Google Scholar
  18. deKeijer, A. J., and Kaplan, F. M., The China Guidebook. London and New York, 1979CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. Fairbank, J. K.., The United States and China. 4th ed. Cambridge, Mass., 1979Google Scholar
  20. Fraser, J., The Chinese. London, 1981Google Scholar
  21. Garside, R., Coming Alive: China after Mao. New York, 1980Google Scholar
  22. Gittings, J., The World and China, 1922–1972. London, 1974Google Scholar
  23. Hermann, A., An Historical Atlas of China. Chicago, 1966Google Scholar
  24. Hinton, H. C, (ed.), The People’s Republic of China: A Handbook. Boulder, 1979.Google Scholar
  25. The Peoples Republic of China 1949–1979. 5 vols. Wilmington, 1980Google Scholar
  26. Houn, F. W., A Short History of Chinese Communism. 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 1973Google Scholar
  27. Howe, C., China’s Economy: A Basic Guide. London, 1978Google Scholar
  28. Hsieh, C. M., Atlas of China. New York, 1973Google Scholar
  29. Hsü, I. C. Y., The Rise of Modern China. 2nd ed. New York, 1975Google Scholar
  30. Hsiieh, C.-T. (ed.), Dimensions of China’s Foreign Relations. New York, 1977Google Scholar
  31. Jingrong, W., (ed.), The Pinyin-Chinese Dictionary. Beijingand San Francisco, 1979Google Scholar
  32. Kallgren, J.,(ed.), The People’s Republic ofChina after 30 years. Berkeley, 1979Google Scholar
  33. Kaplan, F. M. (ed.), Encyclopedia of China Today. London, 1979Google Scholar
  34. Kim, S. S., China, the United Nations and World Order. Princeton, 1979Google Scholar
  35. Klein, D. W., and Clark, A. B., Biographic Dictionary of Chinese Communism. 1921–1965. HarvardU.P.,1971Google Scholar
  36. Lardy, N. R., Economic Growth and Distribution in China. CUP, 1978CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  37. Mao Tse-tung, Selected works. 5 vols. Peking, 1965–77Google Scholar
  38. Mathews, R. H., Chinese-English Dictionary. Cambridge, Mass., 1943–47Google Scholar
  39. Meisner, M., Mao’s China: a History of the People’s Republic. New York, 1977Google Scholar
  40. Middleton, D., The Duel of the Giants: China and Russia in Asia. New York, 1978Google Scholar
  41. Needham, J., Science and Civilization. CUP, 1954 ff.Google Scholar
  42. Within the Four Seas. London, 1969Google Scholar
  43. O’Leary, G., The Shaping of Chinese Foreign Policy. London, 1980Google Scholar
  44. Qi Wen, China: a General Survey. Peking, 1979Google Scholar
  45. Rodzinski, W., A History of China. Vol. 1. Oxford, 1981Google Scholar
  46. Schaller, M., The United States and China in the Twentieth Century. OUP, 1979Google Scholar
  47. Schram, S., The Political Thought of Mao Tse-tung. New York, 1969Google Scholar
  48. Scott, G. L., Chinese Treaties: The Post-revolutionary Restoration of International Law and Order. New York, 1975Google Scholar
  49. Skinner, G. W. (ed.), Modern Chinese Society: An Analytical Bibliography. 3 vols. Stanford U.P.,1974Google Scholar
  50. Szuprowicz, B. O. and M. R., Doing Business with the People’s Republic of China. New York, 1978Google Scholar
  51. The Times Atlas of China. London, 1974Google Scholar
  52. US Congress Joint Economic Committee. Chinese Economy. Post-Mao. Washington, 1978Google Scholar
  53. US Department of the Army, Communist China: A Bibliographic Survey. Washington, 1971Google Scholar
  54. Wam, G.-W., Chinaandthe World Since 1949. London, 1977Google Scholar
  55. Whiting, A. S., and Dernberger, R. F., China’s Future: Foreign Policy and Economic Development in the Post-Mao Era. New York, 1977Google Scholar
  56. Whitson, W. W., and Huang, C.-H., The Chinese High Command. London, 1973CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  57. Who’s Who in Communist China. 2nd ed. Hong Kong, 1969Google Scholar
  58. Yahuda, M. B., China’s Role in World Affairs. London, 1978Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Paxton

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations