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Marx's Democratic Thought and the Practice of Democratic Politics in Contemporary China

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DOI: 10.23977/polsr.2023.040203 | Downloads: 47 | Views: 818


Guojun Yang 1


1 School of Marxism, Kunming University of Science and Technology, Kunming, Yunnan, 650500, China

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Guojun Yang


Marx's democratic thought, as the product of political development, has a far-reaching influence on the construction of democratic political system in the world. Marx in the study of the replacement of social forms at the same time, through absorbing the excellent achievements of human civilization, drawing lessons from the essence of modern western democratic thought and summing up the historical experience of proletarian liberation struggle, breaking through the past narrow, utopian democratic thought of critical inheritance and innovation beyond, and finally formed a scientific democratic theory. This kind of scientific democratic theory is the real democratic system, which has found the subject power and reliable way to realize human liberation in the real society. Combining with the practical needs of the construction of contemporary democratic politics, this paper, under the guidance of literature research method and interest analysis method, makes an in-depth analysis of the theoretical basis and basic connotation of Marx's democratic thought, tries to look into the prospect of constructivism democratic thought, and discusses how to deal with the traditional security and non -traditional security  mixed with domestic  and foreign political instability factors  under the complicated situation of world politics and economy. And then the construction of democratic political system in contemporary China is probed into in a prospective way.


Marx's democratic thought; Democratic politics; Political stability


Guojun Yang, Marx's Democratic Thought and the Practice of Democratic Politics in Contemporary China. Journal of Political Science Research (2023) Vol. 4: 20-29. DOI: 10.23977/polsr.2023.040203.


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