PSI 3317 – Comparative Politics of Communist and Post Communist Political Systems
A comparative exploration of the historical, cultural, social, political, and economic similarities and differences in the systems of the Former Soviet Union and The People' s Republic of China. Both systems attempted to implement Marxism in their systems. The failure of Marxism in the Former Soviet Union and the revisions of the application of the Marxist model in China are explored. Theoretical paradigms that attempt to predict the future of these regimes are also analyzed.