Military Strategy Magazine - Volume 8, Issue 1

Volume 8, Issue 1, Summer 2022 10 [ix] Mao Tse-tung, On Contradiction (August 1937), pp. 2-3, Maoist Documentation Project, reference/archive/mao/selected-works/volume-1/mswv1_17.htm (accessed 3 May 2021). [x] M.L.R. Smith, ‘Politics and Passion: The Neglected Mainspring of War’, Infinity Journal, Vo1. 4, No. 2 (2014), pp. 32-36. [xi] Carl von Clausewitz, On War (trans. and ed. Michael Howard and Peter Paret) (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1984), p. 80. [xii] Ibid., p. 87. [xiii] See for example, Edward Katzenbach and Gene Hanrahan, ‘The revolutionary strategy of Mao Tse-tung’, Political Science Quarterly, 70/3 (1955), pp. 321-340; Francis Miyata and John Nicholsen, ‘Clausewitzian principles of Maoist insurgency’, Small Wars Journal, 24 October 2020, (accessed 3 May 2021). [xiv] Mao Tse-tung, Selected Works of Mao Tse-tung, Vol. II, pp. 224-225, Maoist Documentation Project (2004), [xv] (accessed 3 May 2021). [xvi] Mao Tse-tung, ‘Report on the peasant movement in Hunan’, February 1927, Mao’s Road to Power: RevolutionaryWritings, 1912-1949, Vol. 2 (New York: Armonk, 1992), p. 434. [xvii] Mao Tse-tung, ‘Problems of war and strategy’, in Mao’s Road to Power, p. 553. [xviii] Mao, Selected Works of Mao Tse-tung, pp. 224-225. [xix] Mao Tse-tung, On Practice (New York: International Publishers, 1937), p. 11. [xx] Ibid., p. 11. [xxi] Ibid., p. 15. [xxii] David Apter and Tony Saich, Revolutionary Discourse in Mao’s Republic (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1994), Revolutionary Discourse in Mao’s Republic, p. 35. [xxiii] Quoted in Peter Collier and David Horrowitz, Destructive Generation: Second Thoughts About the Sixties (New York: Encounter, 1989), p. 166. [xxiv] Quoted in Simon Strong, Shining Path: The World’s Deadliest Revolutionary Force (London: HarperCollins, 1992), p. 253. [xxv] Sandra J. Grey, ‘Activist academics: What future?’ Policy Futures in Education, 11/6 (2013), p. 708. [xxvi] Helen Pluckrose and James Lyndsay, Cynical Theories (London: Swift, 2020), pp. 61-62. [xxvii] Ibid., p. 65. [xxviii] Mao Tse-tung, ‘On the correct handling of contradictions among the people’, People’s Daily, 19 June 1957. [xxix] Mao Tse-tung, Combat Liberalism, 7 September 1937, volume-2/mswv2_03.htm (accessed 12 May 2021). The Strategy of the Mind: Maoism and Culture War in the West David Martin Jones and M.L.R. Smith