Decolonization India and Africa

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Decolonization: India and Decolonization: India and Africa Africa Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948) Kwame Nkrumah (1909-1972) Nelson Mandela (b. 1918)
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Colonial India During Colonial India During and After WWI and After WWI During the Amritsar Massacre of 1919, 400 protestors were killed
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Gandhi and Non-Violent Resistance Gandhi and Non-Violent Resistance Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948) organized India-wide protests of continued colonialism in 1920, 1930, and 1942. During WWII, he and 60,000 of his supports would spend time in British colonial jails Gandhi Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876-1948), leader of the Muslim League, called for a two-state solution Muhammad Ali Jinnah
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A major source of tension during the colonial period as well as during the transition to independence was the relationship between India’s Hindu majority and Muslim minority (app. 20% of the population) Hindus and Muslims in Colonial India Hindus and Muslims in Colonial India
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Independence: India Independence: India and Pakistan in 1947
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HIST 262 taught by Professor Darnk during the Spring '08 term at University of Tennessee.

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