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Essential Question:What were the important themes in world history from 1919 to 1939?
Text Important changes took place in the 20 years between the two world wars (1919-1939)Title
What was Europe like after World War I ?
Text Important changes took place in the 20 years between the two world wars (1919-1939)In Europe, the war led to a sense of bitterness & pessimism among nations TitleMany European nations were destroyed & bankrupted by years of fighting along the Western FrontRussia was destroyed after WWI & a three-year civil war that led to communism & the formation of the Soviet UnionThe harshness of the Treaty of Versailles created bitterness in Germany who were unable to pay reparations Italians were angry when they did not receive land along the Adriatic Coast
The horrors of World War I changed people’s attitudes about progress After the war, people started questioning traditional beliefs What were some new ideas in the post-war era?
Austrian-born Sigmund Freud revolutionized psychology; He believed the mind has conscious & subconscious thoughts that affect peoples’ behavior

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