THE FUTURE IS HISTORY: HOW TOTALITARIANISM RECLAIMED RUSSIA

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

HOW DID ECONOMIC STAGFLATION LEAD TO THE RISE OF TOTALITARIANISM UNDER PUTIN AND MARKETS CONTROLLED BY AN OLIGOPOLY?

Objectives:

SWBAT analyze, evaluate, source and annotate excerpted secondary source text on the rise of totalitarianism in Russia with emphasis on skill-building necessary for the AP Exam (Analyze, Evidence, Interpretation, Comparison, Causation, Argumentation) and the New York State American History Regents

Citations:

BOOK:  Gessen, Masha (2017) The Future is History:  How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia.  New York:  Riverhead Books (pgs. 285-309)

BOOK REVIEW:  Fukuyama, Francis (2017).  In Masha Gessen’s ‘The Future is History,’ Homo Sovieticus Rises

https://nyti.ms/2xP2APP

VIDEO DAILY ACTIVATOR:  Dateline MSNBC Interview with Masha Gessen (10:24 minutes)  - 11/22/18

https://www.msnbc.com/morining-joe/watch/masha-gessen-s-new-book-documents-russia-s-shift-to-totalitarianism-1101667395611

HOMEWORK ARTICLE:

“How Game Theory and the Nash Equilibrium can help decide cybersecurity responses” – 5/2/17

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-game-theory-and-nash-equilibrium-can-help-decide-cybersecurity-responses

 

 

 

Lesson tags: 
Advanced Placement (AP)