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Abstract

Liberalism has had a long history in China. Western culture and ideas of liberty, equality, and fraternity began influencing China about 200 years ago and continue to have a major impact. Although poorly understood and inadequately diffused before the market-oriented reform of the late 1970s, in the past three decades liberalism has become an important school of thought among Chinese intellectual circles, and a liberal camp was established in China in the late 1990s.1

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Market Economy Private Property Economic Freedom Liberal Democracy Political Reform 
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  • He Li
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  1. 1.Merrimack CollegeUSA

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