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Unstable utopias : the global spread of socialism

Author: Brittany Huckabee; Ben J Wattenberg; Henry Strozier; New River Media (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2006.
Series: Heaven on Earth (Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm) : 2006)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program "describes the expansion of socialist and communist rule into Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and western Europe- showing the weaknesses that developed in the practice of socialism even as it reached the apex of its popularity. Documenting the ascendancy of Clement Atlee in Britain and the challenges of democratic socialism, the program also surveys Mao's brutal reign in China, Julius Nyerere's slide  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brittany Huckabee; Ben J Wattenberg; Henry Strozier; New River Media (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 163241838
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as an episode of the television documentary mini-series Heaven on Earth in 2005.
Credits: Narrator, Henry Strozier ; editor, Brittany Huckabee ; original music, John Keltonic.
Performer(s): Host: Ben Wattenberg.
Description: 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Heaven on Earth (Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm) : 2006)
Other Titles: Heaven on Earth (Television program : 2005).
Global spread of socialism
Responsibility: produced by New River Media ; producer and director, Brittany Huckabee.

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This program "describes the expansion of socialist and communist rule into Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and western Europe- showing the weaknesses that developed in the practice of socialism even as it reached the apex of its popularity. Documenting the ascendancy of Clement Atlee in Britain and the challenges of democratic socialism, the program also surveys Mao's brutal reign in China, Julius Nyerere's slide into dictatorship in Tanzania, and a problematic socialist experiment in Israel "--Container.

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