What Is Communism?
When people think of communism, they think of the former Soviet Union. The Red Square is no longer the centerpiece for communism in the world, but its impact still looms large in global politics today. Find out about communism around the world, including what communists feel government should do and what countries use communism today. This book also explores the positive and negative impact communism has had on people around the world. • Accessible, "in the news", and relevant subject matter • Complements social studies curriculum • Sidebars, photographs, and captions clarify ideas within text • Conclusion summary chapter reinforces understanding of each ideology