The USSR under Stalin 1924- 1942 Handout

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Unformatted text preview: By: Jason Hanna Prashanth Rasanayagam Andrew Manoharan Dennis Chellakudam The USSR under Stalin 1924-1942 Nature of the Soviet State , Constitution , Extent of Stalin ' s Power ; Cult of Personality Nature of Soviet State: • Communist Party dictatorship relied by decree and enforced terror • Tradition centralization another extreme under Stalin • Goals of state and means achieving without input people since believed interests of the individual sacrificed for state • Stalin’s control of Soviet State – freedom lost • What was written on paper was not practiced in real life. • The Ukraine Famine (1932-1933) Engulfed the Ukraine major impact on Stalin’s image and reputation Stalin determined to eliminate remainder of Ukraine famine Constitution: • Why a Constitution? o New constitution reflects the successful attainment of som in the USSR- universal suffrage, grant basic civil rights to Soviet population. (propaganda) • Focal Points o The new Supreme Soviet of the USSR, the supreme soviets of the union republics, and various local soviets were all to be directly elected....
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