Leadership Contest

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  • Created on: 02-01-15 11:02

MALENKOV:

  • his 'New Course' saw a war with capitalism as not inevitable and therefore resources could be directed away from arms and heavy industry towards customer goods and raising living standards
  • this approach didn't mark an end to the conflict but a belief that although the collapse of capitalism was inevitable there was no need to engage in war to ensure its demise
  • the NC was criticised by Khrushchev

KHRUSHCHEV:

  • he emerged as leader of the Soviet Union after…

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