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The Nature of Stalin"s Dictatorship

The Politburo 1928-1953 (Studies in Russian & Eastern European History)

by E. A. Rees

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Marxism & Communism,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • Politbëiìuro,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • TSK KPSS,
  • History: World,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Russia,
  • Politics and government,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • History / Russia (pre- & post-Soviet Union),
  • 1879-1953,
  • Politbiuro,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Stalin, Joseph,,
  • ëTìSK KPSS.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8398952M
    ISBN 101403904014
    ISBN 109781403904010

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Richard Overy’s recent work, The Dictators: Hitler’s Germany, Stalin’s Russia, is the most detailed and methodical study, so far, of what the two totalitarian regimes shared in common and in what ways they differed.

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The internationally distinguished contributors to this landmark volume represent a variety of approaches to the Nazi and Stalinist regimes. These far-reaching essays provide the raw materials towards a comparative analysis and offer the means to deepen and extend research in the field.

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Joseph Stalin () was the The Nature of Stalins Dictatorship book of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) from to Learn about his younger years, his. Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin (born Ioseb Besarionis dzе Djugashvili; 18 December [O.S.

6 December] – 5 March ) was a Georgian revolutionary and Soviet politician who led the Soviet Union from the mids until as the general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (–) and premier of the Soviet Union (–).Battles/wars: Allied Intervention in the Russian Civil War.

After studying this section you will know: how Stalin was able to take complete control how far the Soviet Union benefited from industrialisation and collectivisation how Stalin increased his hold on the Communist Party through the purges. The figure of Joseph Stalin has always provoked heated and often polarized debate.

The recent declassification of a substantial portion of Stalin's archive has made possible this fundamental new assessment of the Soviet leader. In this groundbreaking study, leading international experts challenge many assumptions about Stalin from his early life in Georgia to the Cold War years with.

This book is not meant to be a twin biography of Hitler and Stalin. According to Overy, ‘The Dictators has been written with two purposes in mind: first, to supply an empirical foundation on which to construct any discussion of what made the two systems either similar or different; second, to write a comparative ‘operational’ history of the two systems in order to answer the large /5(25).

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Joseph Stalin was born Josef Vissarionovich Djhugashvili on Decem (or December 6, according to the Old Style Julian calendar) in the town of Gori in Georgia.

Stalin would later purposely change his birthdate to Decemmost likely to. Totalitarianism is when all 3 powers of the state (judicial, executive, and legislative) are controlled by one individual. This is what took place in the twentieth century when Adolph Hitler and Joseph Stalin became the dictators of Germany and Russia.

The Moscow Trials of and the broader purges of the period were, according to Carmichael, carefully premeditated by the perversely brilliant Stalin, who ""performed an act of creativity as potent as the secret act of coupling that creates new life."" That is, he established a new religion to control the mandarinate and their state apparatus.

The Stalinist economic system emerged at the beginning of the s, while the cultural and social faces emerged at approximately the same time. In seeking to characterise Stalinism as a system, due regard must be paid to this sequential mode of its emergence and to the changing nature of the different faces which comprised : Graeme Gill.

A few months before Engels died a crucial struggle emerged in the communist movement. It had to do with Engels’s introduction to Marx’s The Class Struggles in France, to (Engels [], []).

Marx’s original text had been published as a series of articles in Neue Rheinische Zeitung over In it was decided by the editorial board of the German. 'Stalin: Paradoxes of Power, ' is the first volume in a three volume series of tomes on the life of the Soviet dictator Iosef 'Soso' Jugashvili a.k.a Joseph Stalin by the eminent Princeton Professor of history and international affairs, Stephen Kotkin/5.

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Stalinist policies and ideas that were developed in the Soviet Union included rapid industrialization, the theory of socialism in one country, a totalitarian state, collectivization of agriculture, a cult of personality and subordination of the interests of foreign communist.

Although this book is published by Yale, Klehvniuk is a research fellow at the Russian national archives, and has devoted twenty years of his life to studying Stalin, the ruler that held much of Eastern Europe in an iron grasp fromwhen he died/5.

Joseph Stalin (Decem –March 5, ) was an important leader in the Russian Revolution who became the head of the Communist Party and dictator of the Soviet state known as the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR). During World War II he maintained an uneasy alliance with the United States and Great Britain to fight Nazi Germany, but he dropped any illusions of.

Home > GCSE study tools > History > Russia - the nature of Stalin's dictatorship Russia - the nature of Stalin's dictatorship A quiz on section 3.

By the peasants were refusing to supply grain in the quantities necessary to feed the towns because they could not buy goods in exchange. Stalin sent out requisitioning squads in a return to the practices of War Communism.

This made the problem worse. Education was strictly controlled by the state. Ina rigid programme of discipline and education was introduced. Exams, banned under Lenin, were way subjects were taught was laid down by the government – especially History where Stalin’s part in the Revolution and his relationship with Lenin was overplayed.

Books were strictly censored by the state and Stalin. IT IS impossible to understand the essence of the Soviet system without constantly keeping in mind Lenin's psychology.

In Lenin had dreamed and planned a revolution achieved by a minority group of "modern social-democratic Jacobins" or "professional revolutionists," but achieved as a democratic revolution -- a democratic republic oriented from the Socialist point of view in the interests Author: Mark Vishniak.

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The ideology of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) was Marxism–Leninism, an ideology of a centralised command economy with a vanguardist one-party state to realise the dictatorship of the Soviet Union's ideological commitment to achieving communism included the development socialism in one country and peaceful coexistence with capitalist countries while.

Bulgakov, the Russian satirist and playwright, remains best known for his book The Master and Margarita, but Stalin allegedly preferred The White Guard, a. What was the social impact of Stalin’s rule. ‘To what extent did Stalin’s dictatorship devastate the Soviet Union?’ 5.

Country>Individuals Control > Freedom 6. State control Living in fear Impact on various social groups 7. Living in fear (refer to ‘The Great Terror’ under Political Impact) 8.

Joseph Stalin's forced industrialization of the Soviet Union caused the worst man-made famine in history. Find out more about his life and rise to power in this video.

Student Book Hannah Dalton Series Editors: Michael Fordham and David Smith. PART 2: THE SOVIET UNION, – 3 The emergence of Communist dictatorship, – In this section, we will examine the nature of political authority in Russia from to and consider some of the changes that were taking place and how.

About Life in Stalin's Soviet Union. Life in Stalin's Soviet Union is a collaborative work in which some of the leading scholars in the field shed light on various aspects of daily life for Soviet into three parts which focus on 'Food, Health and Leisure', the 'Lived Experience' and 'Religion and Ideology', the book is comprised of chapters covering a range of important subjects.

Stalins dictatorship: USSR, Key Questions To what extent had Stalin become a personal dictator in communist Russia by the end of the s. How did Stalin reinforce his dictatorship. To what extent did Stalin make the USSR a great economic power.

dictatorship of the proletariat. But the revolution will be unable to crush the resistance of the bourgeoisie, to maintain its victory and to push forward to the final victory of socialism unless, at a certain stage in its development, it creates a special organ in the form of the dictatorship of the.

The revolutions may attract the most attention, but Stalin's dictatorship is an equally important subject for both Russian and European histories.

This book is a good general history of the period and particular effort is made to place Stalin in context with Russia both before and after his rule, as well as with Lenin.Rossianov KO () Editing Nature: Joseph Stalin and the “new” Soviet biology. ISIS – ; Soyfer VN () The consequences of political dictatorship for Russian science.

Nat Rev Genet 2: – ; Stegemann S, Bock R () Exchange of genetic material between cells in plant tissue grafts. Science –Cited by: 4.This brief swell of dissent only shows how egregiously people still misunderstood the nature of Stalin's rule.

For in his mind, there was no question of his primacy: he was to be first, period; there was no room for dissent in his regime. Thus Stalin made Kirov the scapegoat, and it was Kirov who was assassinated on December 1,