Vladimir Lenin. 1870 – 1924 Russian Communist Revolutionary Founded the Bolshevik Party which came to power in Russia in 1917. Major Works. What is to be Done? (1902) Imperialism: the Highest Stage of Capitalism (1916). Key Concept: Imperialism.
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Think Marx’sSuperstructure – the legal, political, and social institutions which reflect, express, and consolidate the relations of economic power that flow from the mode of production practiced by a society.