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Socialist Realism is a Level 1 Order tenet in Civilization V: Brave New World.

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+2 20xHappiness5.png Local Happiness from Monuments. Build Monuments in half the usual time.

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The Socialist Realism movement, a style of "realistic expression" that began in Soviet Russia and became dominant in communist countries around the world, promoted the triumph of socialism through art, photography, film and public monuments. Along with the Socialist Classical style of architecture, Socialist Realism was the only Party approved style of public art in the Soviet Union for sixty years. The dramatic and minimalist monuments that resulted were seen as powerful propaganda tools in promoting the dictatorship of the proletariat and the physical display of communist beliefs.

Civilization V Ideological Tenets [edit]
Freedom Level 1 Avant GardeCapitalismCivil SocietyCovert ActionCreative ExpressionEconomic UnionUniversal Healthcare
Level 2 Arsenal of DemocracyNew DealTheir Finest HourUniversal SuffrageUrbanizationVolunteer Army
Level 3 Media CultureSpace ProcurementsTreaty Organization
Order Level 1 Double AgentsHero of the PeoplePatriotic WarSkyscrapersSocialist RealismUniversal HealthcareYoung Pioneers
Level 2 Academy of SciencesCultural RevolutionFive-Year PlanParty LeadershipResettlementWorkers' Faculties
Level 3 Dictatorship of the ProletariatIron CurtainSpaceflight Pioneers
Autocracy Level 1 Elite ForcesFortified BordersFuturismIndustrial EspionageMobilizationUnited FrontUniversal Healthcare
Level 2 Lightning WarfareMilitarismNationalismPolice StateThird AlternativeTotal War
Level 3 Clausewitz's LegacyCult of PersonalityGunboat Diplomacy