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Propaganda and Culture in Mao's ChinaDeng Tuo and the Intelligentsia$
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Timothy Cheek

Print publication date: 1997

Print ISBN-13: 9780198290667

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290667.001.0001

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The Revolutionary Propagandist: Life in the Jin Cha Ji Border Region (1937–1945)

The Revolutionary Propagandist: Life in the Jin Cha Ji Border Region (1937–1945)

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(p.65) 2 The Revolutionary Propagandist: Life in the Jin Cha Ji Border Region (1937–1945)
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Propaganda and Culture in Mao's China
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Timothy Cheek

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290667.003.0003

This chapter discusses Deng Tuo's life in the Jin Cha Ji Border Region where he served the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) as a journalist and a propaganda chief. Deng Tuo's decade of propaganda service in Jin Cha Ji throws light on three central aspects of intellectual service in Mao's China. First, he served in a system that worked and attracted metropolitan intellectuals to the CCP service — the propaganda system of an emerging propaganda state that would dominate China in the years ahead. Second, Deng's approach to propaganda highlights the diversity of the intellectual service in the CCP, particularly the contrast of Deng's work and cultural pastimes with those of Party intellectuals in Yan'an. Finally, Deng's writings reveal the content of this intellectual service — the emerging mass line politics of the CCP made famous in Yan'an but begun earlier in Jin Cha Ji.

Keywords:   Deng Tuo, Jin Cha Ji, Chinese Communist Party, CCP, propaganda system, intellectual service

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