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30 terms
Comparative Government - Russia
"shock therapy"
Pravda
V.I. Lenin's Bolsheviks
Nomenklatura... (Zahraa)
Boris Yeltsin reforms that attempted to redirect Russia towar…
Formerly the official newspaper of the Soviet Union. Currentl…
Autocratic rule of tsars suddenly and decisively came to an e…
It is an ordered path from local party soviets to the command…
"shock therapy"
Boris Yeltsin reforms that attempted to redirect Russia towar…
Pravda
Formerly the official newspaper of the Soviet Union. Currentl…
33 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
79 terms
Russia- AP Comparative Government
Autonomous republic
nomenklatura
Collectivization
Okrug
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
Stalin in the late 1920s and early 1930s and in China under M…
one of ten territorial units of the Russian Federation that a…
Autonomous republic
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
nomenklatura
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
59 terms
AP Comparative Government and Politics: Russia
Mikhail Gorbachev
The August Coup
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
December 26, 1991
The Soviet leader that instituted reforms was _____
This was the name of an attempt to overthrow Gorbachev at the…
The regional organization that officially replaced the USSR w…
The official end date of the Soviet Union was:
Mikhail Gorbachev
The Soviet leader that instituted reforms was _____
The August Coup
This was the name of an attempt to overthrow Gorbachev at the…
109 terms
Comparative Governments and Politics: Russia
Weak State
Central Committee
apparatchiki
All Union Party Congress
A state that does not have full control over its citizens and…
Next to top governing body of the communist party
"Man of the Apparatus" A member of the communist party
5,000 delegates who meet a few times every year. They choose…
Weak State
A state that does not have full control over its citizens and…
Central Committee
Next to top governing body of the communist party
46 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Slavophile vs. Westernizer
Civil Society
Chechen
Peter the Great
Conflict between the two sets of political traditions, the Sl…
A complex network of voluntary associations, economic groups,…
These Muslim people desire a homeland from Russia in the Cauc…
(1672-1725) Russian tsar (r. 1689-1725). He enthusiastically…
Slavophile vs. Westernizer
Conflict between the two sets of political traditions, the Sl…
Civil Society
A complex network of voluntary associations, economic groups,…
46 terms
AP comparative government Russia
assymetric federalism
bolsheviks
central committee
civil society in russia
A system where power is devolved unequally across the country
A group of revolutionary Russian Marxists who took control of…
The legislature-like body of a communist party... a Bolshevik gr…
Despite high voter turnouts, participation in other forms of…
assymetric federalism
A system where power is devolved unequally across the country
bolsheviks
A group of revolutionary Russian Marxists who took control of…
49 terms
AP Comparative Government - Russia
patrimonial state
mir
democratic centralism
vanguard party
a system of governance in which a single ruler treats the sta…
the traditional form of communal peasant organization in Russ…
a system of political organization developed by Lenin and pra…
a political party that claims to operate in the "true" intere…
patrimonial state
a system of governance in which a single ruler treats the sta…
mir
the traditional form of communal peasant organization in Russ…
31 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
Chechnya
commercial courts (Russia)
Communist Party of the Russian Federat…
Constitutional Court
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
Communist party in post-Soviet Russia; still receives a perce…
Highest body in the Russian legal system, responsible for con…
Chechnya
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
commercial courts (Russia)
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
31 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
Chechnya
commercial courts
Communist Party of the Russian Federat…
Constitutional Court
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
Communist party in post-Soviet Russia; still receives a perce…
Highest body in the Russian legal system, responsible for con…
Chechnya
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
commercial courts
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
32 terms
AP comparative government Russia
Chechnya
commercial courts
Communist Party of the Russian Federat…
constitutional court
One of the republics that remains a part of Russia after the…
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
second strongest party in the Duma; not quite like the old Co…
The highest judicial body in a political system that decides…
Chechnya
One of the republics that remains a part of Russia after the…
commercial courts
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
72 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
democratic centralism
glasnost
near abroad
nomenklatura
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
Under Gorbachov, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
Russian term to describe the other fourteen republics of the…
The soviet system of lists that facilitated the CPSU's appoin…
democratic centralism
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
glasnost
Under Gorbachov, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
31 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
Chechnya
commercial courts
Communist Party of the Russian Federat…
Constitutional Court
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
Communist party in post-Soviet Russia; still receives a perce…
Highest body in the Russian legal system, responsible for con…
Chechnya
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
commercial courts
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
47 terms
AP Comparative Government- Russia
Asymmetric federalism
Bolsheviks
Central Comittee
Civil Society
A form of federalism where some subnational units have greate…
People who represented the "working class" and started a revo…
This was the highest policy-making government authority under…
Groups that are non-governmental and work on a variety of soc…
Asymmetric federalism
A form of federalism where some subnational units have greate…
Bolsheviks
People who represented the "working class" and started a revo…
34 terms
AP Comparative Government- Russia
Bourgeoisie
Communist manifesto
Maoism
Nomenklatura
middle class professionals and buissnessman
written by Karl Marx about his interpretation in preserving C…
shared Marx's vision of equality and cooperation; Mao believe…
an ordered path from local party soviets to the commanding he…
Bourgeoisie
middle class professionals and buissnessman
Communist manifesto
written by Karl Marx about his interpretation in preserving C…
71 terms
Comparative Government Russia
asymmetric federalism
Boris Berezovsky
bolsheviks
bourgeois
in which different constituent states possess different power…
Russian entrepreneur; one of Russia's "oligarchs", when Yelts…
a member of the majority faction of the Russian Social Democr…
of or characteristic of the middle class, typically with refe…
asymmetric federalism
in which different constituent states possess different power…
Boris Berezovsky
Russian entrepreneur; one of Russia's "oligarchs", when Yelts…
37 terms
AP Comparative Government - Russia
Stalinism
Josef Stalin
Nomenklatura
Stalin's Five Year Plans
Ideology and policies adopted by Stalin, based on centralizat…
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communist Party a…
Process of selecting individuals from lower levels within the…
Designed to quickly and dramatically increase industrial and…
Stalinism
Ideology and policies adopted by Stalin, based on centralizat…
Josef Stalin
Bolshevik revolutionary, head of the Soviet Communist Party a…
45 terms
Comparative Government Russia
democratic centralism
glasnost
near abroad
nomenklatura
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
Under Gorbachev, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
Russian term to describe the other fourteen republics of the…
The Soviet system of lists that facilitated the CPSU's appoin…
democratic centralism
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
glasnost
Under Gorbachev, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
55 terms
Comparative Government: Russia
Democratic centralism
Glasnost
Near-abroad
Nomenklatura
the Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
Under Gorbachev, policies that opened up the political system…
Russian term to describe the other fourteen republics of the…
the Soviet system of lists that facilitated the CPSU's appoin…
Democratic centralism
the Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
Glasnost
Under Gorbachev, policies that opened up the political system…
40 terms
Russia Comparative Government Test
why was russia so vulnerable to invasi…
what are the geographic benefits of ru…
what are the geographic negatives of r…
what was the rule of czars?
no border with seas. border countries.
natural resources, massive amounts of territory, part of both…
much of land is tundra, lack of warm water, maintaining a lot…
1480-1917. late 1400s modern russian kingdom is established b…
why was russia so vulnerable to invasi…
no border with seas. border countries.
what are the geographic benefits of ru…
natural resources, massive amounts of territory, part of both…
79 terms
Russia- AP Comparative Government
Autonomous republic
nomenklatura
Collectivization
Okrug
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
Stalin in the late 1920s and early 1930s and in China under M…
one of ten territorial units of the Russian Federation that a…
Autonomous republic
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
nomenklatura
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
109 terms
Comparative Governments and Politics: Russia
Weak State
Central Committee
apparatchiki
All Union Party Congress
A state that does not have full control over its citizens and…
Next to top governing body of the communist party
"Man of the Apparatus" A member of the communist party
5,000 delegates who meet a few times every year. They choose…
Weak State
A state that does not have full control over its citizens and…
Central Committee
Next to top governing body of the communist party
59 terms
AP Comparative Government - Russia
Economy under Stalin
collectivization campaign
land holdings
Arts and Culture under Stalin
state ownership and control of all economic assets (land, fac…
prevent new capitalist class in countryside and tried to targ…
state owned; collective farms
state control of arts/media censorship; strangled creativity;…
Economy under Stalin
state ownership and control of all economic assets (land, fac…
collectivization campaign
prevent new capitalist class in countryside and tried to targ…
33 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
33 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
33 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
23 terms
AP Comparative Government - Russia
geography of Russia
Gorbachev
glasnot
perestroika
...
...
...
...
geography of Russia
...
Gorbachev
...
31 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
Chechnya
commercial courts
Communist Party of the Russian Federat…
Constitutional Court
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
Communist party in post-Soviet Russia; still receives a perce…
Highest body in the Russian legal system, responsible for con…
Chechnya
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
commercial courts
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
13 terms
Russia AP Comparative Government
Marxism
Leninism
Stalinism
Polices under Khrushchev
saw capitalism as a economic system that exploited workers an…
asserted the importance of the vanguard of the revolution ( g…
great purges, rapid industrialization, socialism in one count…
greater intellectual freedom, allowed more tourism, pushed fo…
Marxism
saw capitalism as a economic system that exploited workers an…
Leninism
asserted the importance of the vanguard of the revolution ( g…
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
43 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
A Just Russia
Asymmetric Federalism
Bolsheviks
Chechnya
Political party in Russia, social democratic party with 23 of…
Federalism, but different constituents have different degrees…
Member of Russia's Communist Party
Federal subject of Russia, Chechen War
A Just Russia
Political party in Russia, social democratic party with 23 of…
Asymmetric Federalism
Federalism, but different constituents have different degrees…
Russia- AP Comparative Government
Autonomous republic
nomenklatura
Collectivization
Okrug
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
Stalin in the late 1920s and early 1930s and in China under M…
one of ten territorial units of the Russian Federation that a…
Autonomous republic
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
nomenklatura
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
39 terms
Russia comparative government
What was Boris Yeltsin reform that hel…
When was the new constitution put in p…
President since 2000 on and off
The person who nominated executive off…
Shock therapy
1993
Vladimir Putin
Prime minister (dimitry medvedev)
What was Boris Yeltsin reform that hel…
Shock therapy
When was the new constitution put in p…
1993
79 terms
Russia- AP Comparative Government
Autonomous republic
nomenklatura
Collectivization
Okrug
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
Stalin in the late 1920s and early 1930s and in China under M…
one of ten territorial units of the Russian Federation that a…
Autonomous republic
a territorial unit in the Soviet Union that was a member of t…
nomenklatura
The selection process for the chosen few who command the comm…
66 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
asymetric federalism
Boris Berezovsky
bolsheviks
boyars
a system where power is devolved unequally across the country…
Russian who became a rich Oligarch by buying up Russian indus…
Led by Vladimir Lenin it was the Russian communist party that…
Russian landholding aristocrats; possessed less political pow…
asymetric federalism
a system where power is devolved unequally across the country…
Boris Berezovsky
Russian who became a rich Oligarch by buying up Russian indus…
AP Comparative Government Russia
Asymmetric Federalism
Boris Berezovsky
Bolsheviks
Catherine the Great
Federalism where power is not distributed equally to the stat…
Very wealthy Oligarch who had large holdings in the oil indus…
Lenin's followers (Marxism)
Ruled in the late 18th century. Gained Russia access to a war…
Asymmetric Federalism
Federalism where power is not distributed equally to the stat…
Boris Berezovsky
Very wealthy Oligarch who had large holdings in the oil indus…
50 terms
Comparative Government Vocabulary: Russia
Tsars
Marxism-Leninism
Gosplan and 5 Year Plans
Nikita Kruschev
Slavic monarch
...
1921- Central economic plan of the Soviet Union
Led Russia during Cold War
Tsars
Slavic monarch
Marxism-Leninism
...
72 terms
AP Comparative Government- Russia
democratic centralism
glasnost
near abroad
nomenklatura
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
Under Gorbachov, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
Russian term to describe the other fourteen republics of the…
The soviet system of lists that facilitated the CPSU's appoin…
democratic centralism
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
glasnost
Under Gorbachov, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
72 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
democratic centralism
glasnost
near abroad
nomenklatura
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
Under Gorbachov, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
Russian term to describe the other fourteen republics of the…
The soviet system of lists that facilitated the CPSU's appoin…
democratic centralism
The Leninist organizational structure that concentrates power…
glasnost
Under Gorbachov, Soviet policies that opened up the political…
28 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Asymmetric Federalism
Autarchy
Authoritarianism
Central Planning
Form of federalism where some sub-national units have more/le…
Total self-sufficiency/non-reliance on others
System of Government that uses coercion as opposed to politic…
The state creates goals (i.e. financial) for every enterprise…
Asymmetric Federalism
Form of federalism where some sub-national units have more/le…
Autarchy
Total self-sufficiency/non-reliance on others
162 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
1991
Boris Yeltsin
Shock Therapy
Oligarchy
Soviet Union collapsed, reverberations heard around the world…
former member of the Soviet Politburo who declared the end of…
reforms put in place by Boris Yeltsin that pointed the countr…
form of government in which a few people have the power, Yelt…
1991
Soviet Union collapsed, reverberations heard around the world…
Boris Yeltsin
former member of the Soviet Politburo who declared the end of…
32 terms
Comparative Government: Russia Vocabulary
Agricultural Sector
Authoritarianism
Catch-All Party
Chechnya
it survived a severe transition decline in the early 1990s as…
a system of rule in which power depends not on political legi…
a political party seeking to attract people with diverse view…
Conquered by Russia in the 19th century, it later formed part…
Agricultural Sector
it survived a severe transition decline in the early 1990s as…
Authoritarianism
a system of rule in which power depends not on political legi…
61 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
The Communist Manifesto
proletariat
bourgeoisie
Marxism
book written by Karl Marx about Marxism
working class
factory owner class
idea that capitalism increased the wage gap and social classe…
The Communist Manifesto
book written by Karl Marx about Marxism
proletariat
working class
14 terms
comparative government: russia
government system
legislative branch
council of federation
state duma
constitution in 1993 says in federal system with presidential…
called federal assembly and consists of council of federation…
upper house with less power and 178 members (2 from each of 8…
450 members with 4 year terms, can override council veto of b…
government system
constitution in 1993 says in federal system with presidential…
legislative branch
called federal assembly and consists of council of federation…
17 terms
Comparative Government - Russia
patrimonial state
democratic centralism
vanguard party
collectivization
system of governance in which the ruler treats the state as p…
system of political organization developed by VI Lenin and pr…
a political party that claims to operate in the "true" intere…
a process undertaken in the soviet union under stalin from 19…
patrimonial state
system of governance in which the ruler treats the state as p…
democratic centralism
system of political organization developed by VI Lenin and pr…
113 terms
Comparative Government- Russia
5 Year Plan
Agricultural Sector
Alexander II
Apparatchik
in the former Soviet Union and other communist countries, the…
During the USSR was collective farms that had to meet quotas…
The most successful Russian reformer since Peter the Great. H…
"Man of the apparatus," full time CPSU functionary.
5 Year Plan
in the former Soviet Union and other communist countries, the…
Agricultural Sector
During the USSR was collective farms that had to meet quotas…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government- RUSSIA
V.I. Lenin
Bolsheviks
Marxist-Leninism
Democratic Centralism
led communist revolution, democratic centralism, vanguard par…
founded by Vladimir Lenin and considered themselves the leade…
the theoretical foundation of communism based on the ideas of…
hierarchy with leaders elected from below with strict party d…
V.I. Lenin
led communist revolution, democratic centralism, vanguard par…
Bolsheviks
founded by Vladimir Lenin and considered themselves the leade…
31 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia
Chechnya
commercial courts
Communist Party of the Russian Federat…
Constitutional Court
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
Communist party in post-Soviet Russia; still receives a perce…
Highest body in the Russian legal system, responsible for con…
Chechnya
an autonomous republic in southwestern Russia in the northern…
commercial courts
hear cases arising from civil disputes between firms or betwe…
33 terms
AP Comparative Government: Russia
Caucasus
Chechnya
Cheka
Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
Soviet secret police created by Lenin, PRECURSOR TO THE KGB.
A loose integrationist body that incorporates most former Sov…
Caucasus
Southwest Russia, near the Black Sea and Turkey, where there…
Chechnya
Russian republic that has been a source of military conflict…
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