Study Guide Exam 2

In stalins russia this meant that the communist party

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Unformatted text preview: power. Regime in pejorative sense- that all decisions flow from leader without institutional boundaries. “Castro regime” ! civil society and nondemocratic regimes; No democratic regimes have no virtually no civil society. - May be a result of leaders actions to remove civil groups. - May be a result of lack of civil tradition. ! nondemocratic rule and legitimacy; Non- democratic rule depends on both carrots and stick. ! Why do comparativists study Russia and China; China: size. history dates back 4,000 years. a result of reform and opening, millions of Chinese have risen out of poverty over the last several decades. Russia: 1917 the Soviet Union was the worlds first communist state. The rapid growth of soviet power...
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