Flashcards in Stalin Key Terms Deck (14):
Industrial working class
Held regularly where Party members listened to reports from leading party figures on policies and progress.
Prejudice against Jews, using them as a scapegoat for problems.
The middle class
The state 'procured'/acquired grain from the peasantry either peacefully or using force.
A War Communism method of grain requisitioning where kulaks had high quotas.
Centrally-controlled, planned economy
The model used to manage the economy from 1930s onwards where all key decisions on productions and targets were made centrally.
A society where the government tries to control all aspects of people's lives using force and propaganda.
The secret police from 1934. Yagoda was head until 1936 then replaced by Yezhov who was replaced by Beria in 1938.
The secret police replaced the GPU in 1923 and replaced NKVD in 1934.
The man-made Ukraine famine 1932-34
An art from which was propagandist, conveying that life under Socialism was happy for workers and peasants, and it was successful.
Bukharin, Tomsky, Rykov