"The Chinese domestic scene"


William Hinton



Streaming Media


Second session of the China Symposium, held Nov. 22-24, 1971


2 hours 6 minutes

Original Description

With: Scalapino, R. A. China in crisis.


William Hinton, an American farmer, writer and Marxist, was best-known for his 1966 book on the Communist Party of China's land reform program, Fanshen. This recording documents the second session of the China Symposium, held November 22-24, 1971. Robert Scalapino's lecture, "A China in crisis," preceded. In his remarks, Hinton discusses a recent trip that he made to the People's Republic of China during 1971 and the changes that had taken place since his last visit in 1953. A question and answer session follows.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


China -- Politics and government, Communism, Economics

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/4 track, mono


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