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Communism

Leslie Holmes

Communism

A Very Short Introduction 209

by Leslie Holmes

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLeslie Holmes
SeriesVery short introductions
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHX21 .H65 2009
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationxvi, 155 p. :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24463257M
ISBN 100199551545
ISBN 109780199551545
LC Control Number2009279397
OCLC/WorldCa339534876

May 28,  · BERLIN — To the dismay of parents everywhere, the MIT Press recently published a little red and white book titled “Communism for Kids.”It teaches children how to run gulags, imitate Author: Jacob Blumenfeld. Apr 17,  · This is a book worth reading. It certainly contains much truth and many facts that are often not in the college or high school textbooks. (those facts make the teachers uncomfortable about what really happens in Totalitarian communist systems, like the one still around in North Korea).

Communism. 22K likes. “The oppressed are allowed once every few years to decide which particular representatives of the oppressing class are to represent and repress them.” ― Karl MarxFollowers: 23K. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions. Topics: Communism, Communism.

Dec 13,  · Philosopher and economist Karl Marx was known for his theory of #Marxism on which the modern form of communism is based. #Communism can . To reviewers who wished to see his book as a critique of Soviet Communism, Orwell maintained that he had set the book in Britain in order to show that totalitarianism could succeed anywhere if it were not fought against. In the novel, INGSOC represents the worst features of .


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Where did the idea come from and what attracted people to it? What is the future for communism?This Very Short Introduction considers.