This simulation allows students to play an interactive game modeling purges in Stalinist Russia, or Mao's China. The game can also be adapted to a number of different contexts. Students must make inferences and deduce which secret members of the society are eliminating villagers. Students experience the fear and resulting emotional responses associated with totalitarian governments in this simulation.
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