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Chinese Revolution: Overview

VCE History Units 3 & 4

Source: Chinese Cultural Revolution poster showing Chairman Mao Zedong above an adoring crowd of Red Guards, soldiers, and workers. (Encyclopædia Britannica, 2019)

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Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)


Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.

Level 3 resourceLEVEL

Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

Chinese Revolution | Overview: Introduction

Level 1Articles

Chinese Revolution | Overview: Videos

Level 1 resourceFilm and video

Overview of Chinese history 1911 - 1949. (Khan Academy, 2013)


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In text reference / citation: Khan (2013) or (Khan, 2013)
Bibliography / Reference list: Khan, S., (2013). Overview of Chinese history 1911 - 1949, [eVideo]. Khan Academy. Retrieved from

Chinese Revolution | Overview: Primary Sources

Level 3Articles

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