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Year 13 – Rise of China research task

  • Use: World Bank; Economist country profiles; BBC country profiles; Gapminder statistics for starters.
  • Why and how has China risen to the fore as a dominant world power over the last 40 years.
  • Provide background on Deng Xiaoping’s reforms following Mao, present growth (remember to use our superpower criteria as your guide), and the recent progress achieved under Xi Jinping.

This recent Economist article is a very useful guide to Xi Jinping.