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MMW 14Chang TrackFall 2015Final Exam Review GuideBRUH MOST OF THIS IS COPIED FROM QUIZLET JUST FYI HOPE YOU SAW THIS BEFORE YOU PAID FOR THIS WHOLE DOC (This is meant to be a review guide, not the exam itself. Ultimately, you are responsible for all the key materials in the readings and lectures.)Exam will be designed for 2 hours even though you will have 3 hours to finish. If you arrive more than 10 minutes late to an exam, you will forfeit your right to take the exam. (PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING TWO UNMARKED BLUEBOOK FOR EXCHANGE)REVIEW SESSION: MONDAY DECEMBER 7 @ 7:30 PM, CENTER HALL 212Part One: Multiple choice and Matching Terms (30%)You need to be familiar with the historical context and significance of the following names and terms from your readings and lectures. Be sure you are able to address the appropriate “who?” “what?” “where?” and “when?’, and most importantly, “why?” questions associated with each one. Questions will be drawn from this guide. BUT, this is also very useful for the passage identification and essay portions. Key Terms and Names
Imperialism’s “Heart of Darkness”1. Frederick Lugard’s Africa policy- Indirect rule, rely on locals and keep traditional 2. Berlin West Africa Conference-Berlin West Africa Conference 1884-1885--series of discussions between European powers on how to partition Africa--had U.S. and Ottoman Empire, but was more for show, and no African delegates themselves--ground rules for how to stake claims: need to provide timely notification to other nations, if you make a claim you have to demonstrate commitment through conquest or submission of local chieftains--not always through violence, could strike deals with natives for land--had to establish objectives, provide infrastructure that will bringprogress, spread Christianity, law, basically introduce civilization--not always through violence, could strike deals with natives for land--had to establish objectives, provide infrastructure that will bringprogress, spread Christianity, law, basically introduce civilizationiii) Swift partitioning of African continent by European powers--Ethiopia and Free State of Liberia were exempt from colonization--everything comes down to the color coded map, who controls what area3. King Leopold II-2nd king of Belgium, obsessed with wealth, Congo. Extracted all ivory and rubber.4. Congo Free State-Large area in Central Africa controlled by Leopold. 5. Roger Casement’s report-British ambassador to congo, exposed all the horrors and corruption6. Edmund Morel-Account of Leopold's Rule, british journalist who investigated the
ledgers of the anglo-belgian india rubber co. Morel's verdict of "the heart of darkness"1) Heart of darkness not innate to the Congo natives2) Dehumanization was by product of Congo free state3) Outcome was wrath of own savagery4) Europeans' emphasis on law and order is just a disguise to hide their inner savagery7. Anglo-Belgian India Rubber Company-8. Militarization of the Congo9. Tribal militias10. Hand mutilations-