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Author Uhl, Xina M., author.
Title Socialism / Xina M. Uhl and Jesse Jarnow.
Pub Info New York : Rosen Central, 2020.
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 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 335 UHL     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
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Series Examining political systems
Examining political systems.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-61) and index.
Contents Introduction -- The birth of socialism -- Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, and the Communist Manifesto -- The Industrial Workers of the World and trade syndicalism -- Paths of socialism -- A new view of the world.
Summary Since the eighteenth century, socialism has evolved alongside increasingly industrial societies in which workers and the government keep the wealthy few from exploiting the masses. Socialism has been shaped by Communism and Democracy both, and has undergone changes in the twentieth century alongside the turmoil of World Wars and the Cold War. The birth of Socialism is examined as well as major figures in its development and practice in government and labor unions. This comprehensive volume intersperses historical context with photographs, artwork, publications and more to help readers comprehend this important and evolving movement.
Subject Socialism -- Juvenile literature.
Communism -- Juvenile literature.
Add Author Jarnow, Jesse, author.
ISBN 9781508185291 (library bound)
1508185298 (library bound)
9781508185284 (pbk.)
150818528X (pbk.)
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