Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/6

Click to flip

6 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back

REASONS FOR THE RISE OF STALIN

-non disclosure of lenin's testament


- trotsky unpopularity


-stalin manipulation


STALIN MANIPULATION

♡ Pretend to be close with Lenin


♡ control over party organisation


♡ exploitation of idealogical of division

Non-disclosure of lenin testament

Lenin suffered from stroke , went into semi-retirement


Stalin often visited him to show others that he and lenin were very close .


IN REALITY , they often quarraled and lenin was suspicious of stalin actions .


Lenin 's testament was read out to the executive committee , where lenin 's successors were present


TROTSKY'S UNPOPULARITY

-Trotsky was lenin right hand man .


- leader of red army and led them to VICTORY


Trotsky was seen as their biggest THREAT


Created alliance formed by Kamenev , Zinoviev and stalin


Removed trotsky

Manipulation


-pretended tp be close to Lenin


-control over party organisation


- exploitation of ideological division