Can Dengism Outmaneuver Capital?

‘Dengoid’ is an insult towards those assumed to follow the strategy of Deng Xiaoping, Chinese political leader in the 1970s-1990s who brought in more market based reforms. Probably not a term you want to use at your next academic conference.


Orthodox Marxism sees the accumulation of capital as a necessary step towards communism


Seven Currents of Social Thought in People’s China by Cheng Enfu. Article on different political currents in contemporary China by University scholar Cheng Erfu who includes his own current, ‘Innovative Marxism’. It’s a theory article, so it’s quite dry and lacks insight into the feasibility of these different schools of social change within China’s political economy, but nevertheless an interesting read of ideology within the Chinese academy.

-This article was a collaboration between anonymous contributors.

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