Istory topic… How did China change after the death of Mao Zedong in 1976? Was Chinese communism strengthened or weakened as a result?

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The question for the essay is: HOW DID CHINA CHANGE AFTER THE DEATH OF MAO ZEDONG IN 1976? WAS CHINESE COMMUNISM STRENGTHENED OR WEAKENED AS A RESULT?

Could you please also footnote this article, and answer all aspects of the question and development an sustain the argument…

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please could this essay be sent to me in a Word 97 2003 Document, so it will be compatible with my computer.