Definition of Maoism

1. Noun. A form of communism developed in China by Mao Zedong.

Generic synonyms: Communism
Derivative terms: Maoist



Definition of Maoism

1. Noun. The philosophy espoused by Mao Zedong of the Communist Party of China. ¹

2. Noun. The act or state of living in accord with the philosophy of Chairman Mao Zedong. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Maoism

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Maoism (current term)
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Literary usage of Maoism

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1. Afghanistan's Two-Party Communism: Parcham and Khalq by Anthony Arnold (1983)
"There was also the indisputable romantic attraction of Maoism that infected more than just Afghans during this period.1" One knowledgeable Afghan who was a ..."

2. The Chinese at the Negotiating Table: Style and Characteristics by Alfred D. Wilhelm, Jr. (1995)
"The importance of Marxism-Leninism-Maoism to the rationale for the Chinese approach to negotiations has been strongly argued. Kenneth Young, for instance, ..."

3. The U.S.-Japan Alliance: Past, Present, and Future by Michael J. Green, Patrick M. Cronin (1999)
"Seeking to recover from the economic ravages of Maoism, Deng launched China on an economic reform program in 1978. The Four Modernizations, as Deng's ..."

4. Poetry by Modern Poetry Association (1913)
"It will be seen from these t hat I maoism is not necessarily associated with Hellenic subjects, or with ten libre as a pre- scribed form. ..."

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