5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Criticism of Democratic Socialism
- V.I LENIN: democratic centralism
- The ideals of communism: dialectical change
- Historical Materialism
- democratic socialism
- a major societal change arising from the clash of two opposing ideas, forces or social contractions.
- b -too much power: enemy of LIBERTY
-gov limitations: private enterprise: destroy freedom
-enterprise deteriorate: crushes incentive
-kills capitalism: cannot coexist
-must destroy cap: bourgeoisie
- c contradictions that generate change
(1) exploited workers: overthrow exploiters
(2) operates in faulty way: catastrophic depressions
- d called for intraparty democracy at the top level of leadership and subordination of the lower levels of the party of that elite.
- e Politically: popular constitutional rules and rights
Economically: cooperate ownership: give workers power and say.
Socially: opportunity to fulfill potential.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- one in which both public and private control of industries adheres.
- -Global economy: political/economic inequalities btw ppl (and nations)
-EQUALITY: address inequalities of wealth
-middle ground: capitalism/communism
-freedom and economic well being come together
- is the belief that a society's economic structure-mode of production, constitutes the foundation upon which that society's superstructure of law, politics, ethics, religion, philosophy, ideology and art are built.
- a belief in human equality, especially as it relates to social, political and economic right and privileges- as a political goal "human equality"
- Master Revolutionary Strategist and Tactician
-politically, autocratic, economically backward state
-revolutionary interpretation of Marx
-one party state, conspiratorial and dictatorship
-violent revolution-smashed bourgeoisie
5 True/False Questions
communism → all people share equally in controlling the production and exchange of things of economic and social value. FREEDOM & JUSTICE. Public ownership of property/means of production. Focused on proletariat.
MAO ZEDONG → Founder of Chinese Communism
Continuing Revolution (greater control, economic, agricultural and industry) and Cultural Revolution (resolving contradictions in Chinese society) to move toward an egalitarian, classless society.
Utopian roots: utopia → the perfect political social order and the ideal of social justice.
Marxist roots → Karl Marx: ethical concerns but had problematice views: science vs. religion
-violence lack of democratic commitment
-question of minority right (voting)
-classless society: communism emerge
bourgeoisie → social class composed of modern capitalists, owners of means of social production and employers of wage labor.