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What is the difference between Communism and Socialism?

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Asked by Seshadri Srinivasan, 11 Feb '12 07:18 pm
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Socialism Vs Communism
" Socialism is the idea that the working class, the class that produces the profits, the wealth, the cars, houses, planes, steel, should take over and run things collectively, democratically, for the benefit of the majority (who also "just happen" to be workers too).

Communism is the idea that society should not have classes - exploiters and exploited, oppressors and oppressed, and so on. "

Socialism generally refers to an economic system, while communism refers to both an economic and political system.
Socialism seeks to manage the economy through deliberate and collective social control.
Communism seeks to manage both the economy and the society by ensuring that property is owned collectively, and that control over the distribution of property is centralized in order to achieve both classlessness and statelessness.
Both socialism and communism are based on the principle that the goods and services produced in an economy should be owned ...more
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Answered by anantharaman, 11 Feb '12 07:21 pm

 
  
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Socialism speaks about equal justice, while Communism believes in robing Peter to pay Paul...!
Answered by Dil Se, 11 Feb '12 09:23 pm

 
  
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Communism- take from each what one is capable and give him what he needs.Socialism-Distribute equally without bothering the one's capability and need.In fact Socialism exists no where.Theory of Socialism never and nowhere has been enacted or exists.
Answered by Ravindra Yadav, 11 Feb '12 09:19 pm

 
  
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Communalism beleives in having all power to govt and public can not raise objection economy at control by govt where is socialism is type of govt where interest of mmasses is seen by govt without having absolute power and public can raise their voices.
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 11 Feb '12 07:29 pm

 
  
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