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Teaching DBQ: The rise of Soviet totalitarianism

DBQ: The rise of Soviet totalitarianism

Use the Table of Contents (ToC) above to examine primary sources that reveal totalitarian tactics used by the Soviet state including repression and terror, secret police, labor camps, collectivization and forced famine, and anti-religious campaigns.

Various Soviet leaders, Actively Learn
Library of Congress

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What ideas was the Soviet Union founded on, and how were those ideas implemented?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.6 - Author's Purpose, RH.7 - Visual Information

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3
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