Stalins Russia - Exam Question: To what extent was a totalitarian state established in the USSR in the 1930's?

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To what extent did the Bolsheviks hold authority over society and seek to control all aspects of public and private life in the USSR in the 1930s? 

Totalitarianism describes a political system where by the state holds authority over society and seeks to control all aspects of public and private life wherever possible. 

Introduction 

  • Define Totalitarianism
  • Introduce - terror and repression, social realism, ecnomic factors 

Paragraph 1 - social realism and cult of personality

  • Controlled art

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