Columbia College Working with Evidence Discussion

Based upon your careful reading of chapter 21 as a whole, and then the primary sources excerpted in the “Working with Evidence” section at the end of chapter 21, to what extent do the “Working with Evidence” primary sources display the successes of Maoist communism? To what extent do they offer insight on its shortcomings? (You may find the “Historians’ Voices” section at the very end of the chapter useful.)

Attached is the Working with Evidence section from chapter 21

We use the textbook


Since the Fifteenth Century

Ways of the World

A Brief Global History with Sources


  • Robert W. Strayer
  • The College at Brockport: State University of New York
  • Eric W. Nelson
  • Missouri State University

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