Totalitarianism
Totalitarianism <ul><li>A form of government in which the political authority exercises absolute and centralized control o...
Tools of Totalitarian Governments <ul><li>One Party Rule </li></ul><ul><li>Violation of Human Rights </li></ul><ul><li>Sec...
The State Democratic Model State serves the individual and may be replaced as expendable if it violates personal right to ...
 
What does this say about democracy?
The State Fascist Model - State = eternal, lasting - State casts aside all who do not serve its purpose Individuals own ev...
The State Communist Model - State = eternal, lasting Collectivization = Collect everything for the state  - Don’t focus as...
One-party rule <ul><li>A single political party forms the government and no other parties are permitted to run candidates ...
Human Rights Violations <ul><li>Basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled.  </li></ul><ul><li>Stalin and ...
Secret Police <ul><li>Come up with a definition </li></ul><ul><li>How did Hitler and Stalin use the secret police and what...
State Supremacy over Individual Rights <ul><li>Propaganda </li></ul><ul><li>Censorship </li></ul><ul><li>suppression of sp...
“ We Live, Not Feeling” Osip Mandelstam, 1934? <ul><li>What is the theme? </li></ul><ul><li>Name the different “tools of t...
<ul><li>We live, not feeling the country beneath us, Our speech inaudible ten steps away, But where they're up to half a c...
<ul><li>His thick fingers are fat like worms, And his words certain as pound weights. His cockroach whiskers laugh, And th...
<ul><li>Like horseshoes he forges decree after decree --  Some get it in the forehead, some in the brow,     some in the g...
Propaganda <ul><li>Propaganda is a type of message aimed at influencing the opinions or behavior of people  </li></ul><ul>...
 
Stalin’s Reign <ul><li>http://www.johndclare.net/images/Thief.jpg </li></ul>
How did totalitarianism happen? <ul><li>Russia </li></ul><ul><li>1)  Gave up land (to Germany) to get out of WWI </li></ul...
Works Cited <ul><li>Parts of this taken from dmcdowell or  www.ahistoryteacher.com   </li></ul>
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  • This is the book&apos;s cover, symbolically presenting many of the arguments against Jews. The ugly Jew is holding part of Russia under his arm, branded with the hammer and sickle. One hand holds a whip. The other hand holds bloody coins.
  • This visual from the mid-1930&apos;s shows Germany in white, with the 100,000-man army permitted by the Treaty of Versailles, surrounded by heavily armed neighbors.
  • Totalitarianism (2009-2010)

    1. 1. Totalitarianism
    2. 2. Totalitarianism <ul><li>A form of government in which the political authority exercises absolute and centralized control over all aspects of life (total control of the population) </li></ul><ul><li>Examples. </li></ul><ul><li>How do they do this? </li></ul>
    3. 3. Tools of Totalitarian Governments <ul><li>One Party Rule </li></ul><ul><li>Violation of Human Rights </li></ul><ul><li>Secret Police </li></ul><ul><li>State Supremacy over Individual Rights </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Censorship </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Propaganda </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. The State Democratic Model State serves the individual and may be replaced as expendable if it violates personal right to life, liberty or property Power Here I I I I I
    5. 6. What does this say about democracy?
    6. 7. The State Fascist Model - State = eternal, lasting - State casts aside all who do not serve its purpose Individuals own everything, but it’s controlled by the gov’t Individual exists to serve the State (a tool) - Driven by nationalistic or ethnic divisions I I I I I Power Here
    7. 8. The State Communist Model - State = eternal, lasting Collectivization = Collect everything for the state - Don’t focus as much on nationalistic or ethnic ties Every individual is equal I I I I I Power Here
    8. 9. One-party rule <ul><li>A single political party forms the government and no other parties are permitted to run candidates for election </li></ul><ul><li>Good or bad? Why? </li></ul>
    9. 10. Human Rights Violations <ul><li>Basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled. </li></ul><ul><li>Stalin and Hitler </li></ul><ul><li>What did they do to violate human rights? </li></ul>
    10. 11. Secret Police <ul><li>Come up with a definition </li></ul><ul><li>How did Hitler and Stalin use the secret police and what was it called? </li></ul><ul><li>Stalin (Russia) – NKVD </li></ul><ul><li>Hitler (Germany) – Gestapo </li></ul>
    11. 12. State Supremacy over Individual Rights <ul><li>Propaganda </li></ul><ul><li>Censorship </li></ul><ul><li>suppression of speech or deletion of communicative material which may be considered objectionable, harmful or sensitive, as determined by a censor </li></ul><ul><li>Put in your own words. </li></ul>
    12. 13. “ We Live, Not Feeling” Osip Mandelstam, 1934? <ul><li>What is the theme? </li></ul><ul><li>Name the different “tools of totalitarianism” found in the poem. </li></ul>
    13. 14. <ul><li>We live, not feeling the country beneath us, Our speech inaudible ten steps away, But where they're up to half a conversation --  They'll speak of the Kremlin mountain man. </li></ul>
    14. 15. <ul><li>His thick fingers are fat like worms, And his words certain as pound weights. His cockroach whiskers laugh, And the tops of his boots glisten. </li></ul><ul><li>And all around his rabble of thick-skinned leaders, He plays through services of half-people. Some whistle, some meow, some snivel, He alone merely caterwauls and prods. </li></ul>
    15. 16. <ul><li>Like horseshoes he forges decree after decree --  Some get it in the forehead, some in the brow,     some in the groin, and some in the eye. Whatever the execution -- it's a raspberry to him And his Georgian chest is broad. </li></ul>
    16. 17. Propaganda <ul><li>Propaganda is a type of message aimed at influencing the opinions or behavior of people </li></ul><ul><ul><li>German catechism </li></ul></ul>
    17. 19. Stalin’s Reign <ul><li>http://www.johndclare.net/images/Thief.jpg </li></ul>
    18. 20. How did totalitarianism happen? <ul><li>Russia </li></ul><ul><li>1) Gave up land (to Germany) to get out of WWI </li></ul><ul><li>2) Tremendous loss (land & people) </li></ul><ul><li>3) Didn’t participate in Treaty of Versailles </li></ul><ul><li>Germany </li></ul><ul><li>1) Reparations </li></ul><ul><li>2) War-guilt clause </li></ul><ul><li>3) Demilitarization </li></ul>
    19. 21. Works Cited <ul><li>Parts of this taken from dmcdowell or www.ahistoryteacher.com </li></ul>
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