Economic Troubles in The Soviet Union  during The Great Depression
5 Year Plans ; 1928 <ul><li>-Imposed by Stalin </li></ul><ul><li>-Main goal was to industrialize and make USSR a Self-Suff...
5 Year Plan Brought: <ul><li>-Collective Farming </li></ul><ul><li>-Factories </li></ul><ul><li>-Dams </li></ul><ul><li>-R...
Kulaks <ul><li>-Consisted of Peasants </li></ul><ul><li>-Stalin had a goal to eliminate &quot;The Kulaks&quot; as a class ...
The Purges <ul><li>*Stalin  made The Purges which was the removal of people who are considered undesirable by those in pow...
Economic Growth <ul><li>-Economic Growth of up to 400% in some areas  </li></ul><ul><li>-Only country which was successful...
Social and Political Problems in  Russia During the Great Depression
INDUSTRIALIZATION IN USSR <ul><li>Joseph Stalin, general secretary of the COMMUNIST PARTY AND POLITICAL LEADER, MADE USSR ...
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION DURING 1928-1940 <ul><li>COMMUNIST PARTY ENDED NEP </li></ul><ul><li>GOV. DID NOT HAVE MONEY TO IMPO...
GREAT PURGES <ul><li>KIROV, A RIVAL OF STALIN’S WAS MURDERED </li></ul><ul><li>CHURCHES </li></ul><ul><li>POLITICAL OPPONE...
Overcoming Communism  <ul><li>The blat  </li></ul><ul><li>“ Get through trouble now for a better future.” </li></ul>
Collectivization <ul><li>The policy pursued under Stalin to consolidate individual land and labor to collective farms. </l...
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  • Collectivization usually on Agriculture
  • Prison Labor are people who were arrested and made to work on the land,  If prison workers ever ran out, Stalin could always go and arrest more people in order to expedite the construction
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    1. 1. Economic Troubles in The Soviet Union  during The Great Depression
    2. 2. 5 Year Plans ; 1928 <ul><li>-Imposed by Stalin </li></ul><ul><li>-Main goal was to industrialize and make USSR a Self-Sufficient         State </li></ul><ul><li>-Involved Collectivization ( the organization of a nation or economy on the basis of collectivism)-1929 </li></ul>
    3. 3. 5 Year Plan Brought: <ul><li>-Collective Farming </li></ul><ul><li>-Factories </li></ul><ul><li>-Dams </li></ul><ul><li>-Railroads </li></ul><ul><li>-Canals </li></ul><ul><li>-Mines </li></ul><ul><li>-Prison Labor </li></ul>
    4. 4. Kulaks <ul><li>-Consisted of Peasants </li></ul><ul><li>-Stalin had a goal to eliminate &quot;The Kulaks&quot; as a class  </li></ul><ul><li>-5 Year Plan & Collectivism was to help eliminate this group </li></ul>
    5. 5. The Purges <ul><li>*Stalin  made The Purges which was the removal of people who are considered undesirable by those in power from a government, from another organization, or from society as a whole* </li></ul>
    6. 6. Economic Growth <ul><li>-Economic Growth of up to 400% in some areas  </li></ul><ul><li>-Only country which was successfully prospering while everyone else was struggling  </li></ul><ul><li>-Wasn't Really Hurt By Depression </li></ul>
    7. 7. Social and Political Problems in Russia During the Great Depression
    8. 8. INDUSTRIALIZATION IN USSR <ul><li>Joseph Stalin, general secretary of the COMMUNIST PARTY AND POLITICAL LEADER, MADE USSR INDUSTRIALIZED </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stronger country </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>“ Socialism in one country” </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>10 years to catch up with western world before Germany invaded </li></ul></ul></ul>
    9. 9. INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION DURING 1928-1940 <ul><li>COMMUNIST PARTY ENDED NEP </li></ul><ul><li>GOV. DID NOT HAVE MONEY TO IMPORT </li></ul><ul><li>KULAKS PEASANTS WHO WORKED IN THE AGRICULTURE DEPT. WERE REGARDED AS A COUNTERREVOLUTIONARY </li></ul>
    10. 10. GREAT PURGES <ul><li>KIROV, A RIVAL OF STALIN’S WAS MURDERED </li></ul><ul><li>CHURCHES </li></ul><ul><li>POLITICAL OPPONENTS </li></ul><ul><li>ORDINARY PEOPLE ARRESTED AND SEND TO THE GULAGS </li></ul>
    11. 11. Overcoming Communism <ul><li>The blat </li></ul><ul><li>“ Get through trouble now for a better future.” </li></ul>
    12. 12. Collectivization <ul><li>The policy pursued under Stalin to consolidate individual land and labor to collective farms. </li></ul>

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