Destiny's mixed metaphors

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Abstract

In April 2014, an article titled The China Dream and the New Horizon of Sinicised Marxism appeared on the Qiushi website run by the Chinese Communist Party s Central Committee. Qiushi describes itself as the Party s most influential and most authoritative magazine devoted to policy-making and theoretical studies and aims to promote the Party s governing philosophy . The article defined the China Dream as the means for bringing together the state, the nation and individuals as an organic whole . It can do this, the article said, because it accentuates the intimate bond between the future and destiny of each and every person with that of the state and nation .
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationShared Destiny
EditorsGeremie R Barme, Linda Jaivin, Jeremy Goldkorn
Place of PublicationActon ACT Australia
PublisherANU E Press
Pages149 - 171
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)9781925022933
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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