1. Students will describe the different approaches of NEP and Stalin's plan
2. Students will identify the purpose and intended targets of the Stalinist Terror.
3. Students will access Stalinist propaganda
A brief overview of the Stalinist five Year Plans and follow up Purges.
Starting with Khrushchev's denunciation this catalogs all aspects of the Stalinist terror.Joseph Stalin ranks as one of the greatest tyrants of all time, responsible for the deaths of 20 million of his own countrymen. Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the extent of Stalin's atrocities has been revealed, and he has taken his place alongside Hitler as one of the most reviled leaders of the century. This comprehensive portrait revisits the life of "Uncle Joe" via Soviet archival film and an astonishing collection of interviews.