Homework:  Read article 8.8 “Did Stalinism acheive a social revolution within the USSR?” in Essays on Stalinism and answer the 2 questions at the end of the article.

-continue working on your IAs so that I can have a 2nd draft soon

ppt from class: PP3 Stalins Soviet StateDB

Next class we will wrap up Stalin with some historiography. Note: we will come back to Stalin and his Foreign Policy when we cover the Causes of the Second World War; as well as, “High Stalinism (1945-1953)” when we cover the Cold War and its origins.

Next Thursday: in class Essay on Stalin’s domestic policy in the 1930s.