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Harvard Contemporary China Series 4

Ai Ssu-ch’i’s Contribution to the Development of Chinese Marxism

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$21.00 • £16.95 • €19.00

ISBN 9780674012608

Publication Date: 10/15/1987


  • Introduction
  • 1. The Early Years
    • In and Around Yunnan
    • Studying in Japan
    • Back to China and Off to Shanghai
    • Debate with Yeh Ch’ing
  • 2. Popularizations in a Genre
  • 3. Ai Ssu-ch’i and the Popularization of Marxist-Leninist Philosophy
    • Ontology: Being and Consciousness
    • Critique of Kant and the Thing-in-Itself
    • Dialectics of Nature, Reflective Epistemology, and the Problem of Subjectivity
    • Determinism and Voluntarism: An Issue?
  • 4. Popularization and the Popularity of Talks on Philosophy
  • 5. Ai and Mao
  • 6. Ai Ssu-Ch’i and Communist Campaigns
  • 7. The Ai Revival and the Party Intellectual
  • Abbreviations Used in the Notes and Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Glossary
  • Index

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