The New Economic Policy
What motivated Lenin to decide that a new direct was needed with regards to economic policy of the Bolsheviks? Explain how the New Economic Policy differed from War Communism? Examine the impact that the New Economic Policy had on Russia?
TASK: How successful was the New Economic Policy?
Read and cut up the slips in the document below. Re-order them into an ANALYTICAL answer to the above question. Remember that the argument you consider strongest should be explained last, to leave that memory in the reader’s mind.
You can structure your argument into EITHER two clear interpretations, or into contrasting individual points.
On one hand…..
On the other hand….
Use the NEP sources sheet and what you have understood so far to add additional information along with the slips that you have cut up.
THE DEATH OF LENIN
Explain how did Lenin impose absolute control? What was the nature of Lenin’s illness and reactions to his death? Examine what were Lenin’s final political concerns?