Presentation on theme: "T OTALITARIANISM : H ITLER, S TALIN, M AO. W HAT IS T OTALITARIANISM ? Form of Government where one person or one political party has TOTAL control."— Presentation transcript:
W HAT IS T OTALITARIANISM ? Form of Government where one person or one political party has TOTAL control over all aspects of a country, its people, and society.
T OTALITARIANISM Communism and Fascism are both Totalitarian Forms of Government. Fascism (Hitler) is Ultra- Nationalistic Communism (Mao and Stalin)- Worldwide Revolution Totalitarianism in common
T OTALITARIANISM Fear Propaganda Cult of Personality Terror Censorship Common Techniques Used in Totalitarian States
H ITLER AND THE N AZIS Fascists Complete Control Of Germany Holocaust- 6 Million Jews Murdered Starts WWII in Europe
S TALIN AND T OTALITARIAN C OMMUNISM Command Economy- 5 Year Plans Great Purges 40-50 Million Killed Takes Over Eastern Europe at the end of WWII
M AO AND C OMMUNIST T OTALITARIANISM Great Leap Forward 1958-1962 Forced Industrialization of China. Massive Failure and leads to Famine 60 Million Die
C ULTURAL R EVOLUTION IN C HINA 1966-1976 Mao’s position in China is weakened after Great Leap Forward Purge Against enemies of Mao
R ED G UARDS Student Groups used by Mao to carry out Cultural Revolution.