Deng Xiaoping Vs. Mao Zedong

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Deng Xiaoping VS. Mao Zedong In Chinese history there are two leaders who made a great impact on the lifestyle of the Chinese people, Deng Xiaoping and Mao Zedong. In this paper, it will be proven that Deng Xiaoping is the superior leader because of his understanding of the people and his fixing of the economy.

When Deng Xiaoping took control of China, he recognized that the economy was collapsing, and that his people were worried about class, especially how quickly the upper-class was growing, so he came up with a plan. He was going to open up the country to foreign investors, “But Deng himself undermined the process with his famous call to let ‘some get rich first’ . In practice this meant giving priority to the coast...Private enterprise
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