Comparing Economic Ideologies

Resource ID#: 190749 Type: Original Student Tutorial
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General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 7
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 30 Minute(s)
Keywords: civics, tutorial, economics, ideologies, systems, capitalism, socialism, communism, market , mixed, planned, Karl Marx, communist, socialist, capitalist, tutorials, interactive, elearning, e-learning, Adam Smith, The Wealth of Nations, The Communist Manifesto, economy, governments
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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