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What is difference between socialism and communism

Asked by Sidhant Mishra, 10 Mar '07 07:41 pm
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Socialism refers to a broad array of doctrines or political movements that envisage a socio-economic system in which property and the distribution of wealth are subject to social control This control may be either directexercised through popular collectives such as workers' councilsor indirectexercised on behalf of the people by the state. As an economic system, socialism is often characterized by state or community ownership of the means of production.
Communism is an ideology that seeks to establish a classless, stateless social organization based on common ownership of the means of production. It can be considered a branch of the broader socialist movement. Communism as a political goal is generally a conjectured form of future social organization, although Marxists have described early forms of human social organization as 'primitive communism'. Self-identified communists hold a variety of views, including Maoism, Trotskyism, council communism, Luxemburgism, anarchist communism, C ...more
Answered by benudhar pradhan, 10 Mar '07 09:08 pm

 
  
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Socialism - anything that are owned by state
communism - there is no private ownership & production belongs to all members of society.
Answered by PREETHIRAJENDRAN, 07 May '09 02:57 pm

 
  
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