Miami Dade College Impact of Mikhail Gorbachev’s Ideas of Glasnost Perestroika and Demokratizatsiia

What impact did Mikhail Gorbachev’s ideas of glasnost (openness), perestroika (restructuring) and demokratizatsiia (democratization) have on Communist society? Were these principles compatible with collectivization and a command economy? Did Communist leaders favor these principles, or did they feel that their hands were tied once they were introduced into Communist society?

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