What is Stalinism

What is Stalinism - What is Stalinism How did it evolve in...

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What is Stalinism? How did it evolve in the Soviet Union? o Key institutions of soviet style communism that were put into place by Stalin remained in place until communism collapsed, after his death o Stalin’s system becomes the model for all other communist countries around the world o What we ultimately end up with is different from what both Marx and Lenin envisioned o Despite some successes, Stalinism modernized the economy, soviet style communism was a disaster, a failure, it didn’t work and it ruined the lives of millions of ppl who had to live under it o Stalinism: origins and definition NEP – a little bit of capitalism in a communist society The rise of joseph stalin – Trotskys main rival Stalin means steel, his revolutionary name Appoints allies in key administrations in the communist state, specifically the secret police After Lenin “permanent Revolution” (Trotsky)vs. “Socialism in one country (stalin)” Lenins course led to Stalins course some would argue, others say
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