In this lesson, our instructor Ron Schooler gives an introduction to states responded differently to the economic challenges of the 20th century. He discusses the Communist way, The Great Leap Forward, peasants making steel at night, back in capitalism, the Great Depression as a change-agent, new government programs, new independent nations economic plans, Asian tigers (dragons), Asian Tiger clubs, a turn toward conservative economics, and second generation Chinese communism.
Period VI: States Responded Differently To The Economic Challenges Of The 20th Century
Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.