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What did the populists believe?

Future lays in the hands of peasants

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Who believed that the future lies with the peasants?

Populists

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What was a nickname for the populists?

Narodniks

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Who were the Narondiks?

Populists

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Characterise the Populists

Revolutionaries

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When did the Populists form?

1870s

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What did the Populisst argue?

Agricultural communes
Cooperative workshops which would provide a base for the Russian economy Without restoring communism

8

What was the position of the Populists in 1894?

Not pose as much as a threat
Failed to mobilise large scale support

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Who were the members of the Populist party?

Young Intelligentsia, who thought they could convince the way Russia was ruled

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Did the young intelligentsia fulfil their aim of convincing the peasants?

As peasants didn’t materialise

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What emerged in the early 20th century?

Populist movement from the socialists revolutionaries

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When was the Populists movement from the Social Revolutionaries?

Early 20th century

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Why was the Populist movement in the Socialist revolutionaries important?

Mark the shift in an attempt to represent the interests of people in the new urban areas of Russia

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How are the leaders drawn up?

Lead is drawn up from the middle and upper-class

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What was the goal of the populist party

Overthrow Tsarism

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How did the Populists use terrorism?

The propaganda of the deed
Peoples will

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Who did the Populists assassinate

Alexander II

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What did Populism inspire?

Other thinkers and groups

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What did the populists do to the peasants?

Moved from university to country side to educates the peasants on revolution

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Why policy did the populists use with the peasants?

“Going to the people policy”

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What did the populists do after 1879?

The people’s will

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Who was assassinated?

Murdered Alexander II
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