Hist 80 Final Study Guide

Hist 80 Final Study - 6 Yosu • Crisis developed in port city of Yosu i Yosu army mutiny against Southern Regime 1 Yosu army mutiny was a

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History 80 Final Exam Study Guide 1. Republic of Korea: Established in August 1948 Established in South Korea with Syngman Rhee as leader o Elections to put Knee in leader overseen by the U nited N ations Stayed in place still the 1960’s United States worried that Syngman Rhee was too dictatorial 2. UNTOK: Late 1947: United States drafted UN to form a committee o Formed UNTOK which brought Syngman Rhee to power legally o Also established the Republic of Korea Army 3. 38 th Parallel: 1945 Japan surrendered i. This parallel divided Korea into two sides, North and South. 1. North owned by the Soviet Union 2. South owned by the Americans 4. Democratic People’s Republic of Korea: (DPRK) Established in September 1948 Established in North with Kim Il Sung as leader i. Kim Il Sung: 1. Consolidated his ruling structure: a. Had an open-door policy to join communism b. Instituted United Front 5. Cheju: 1948 The only self-governing province of South Korea Guerilla warfare ensued on Cheju Island
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Unformatted text preview: 6. Yosu: • Crisis developed in port city of Yosu i. Yosu army mutiny against Southern Regime 1. Yosu army mutiny was a spontaneous outburst under kettle of oppression. It was fierce and incurred more repression. 7. Napalm: • Situation in Korea had turned into a destroyed state • America intervenes and instead of opening with Atomic Bombs, they used conventional bombs and napalm • Killed 2 million civilians 8. Vietnam War: • Communists from North Vietnam had fought anti-communist forces of South Vietnam. • Ended on April 30, 1975 9. Vietnamese Radicalism: • Early 1945 • Can be related to Tale of Kieu • Youth educated with Western Ideals • Radicalism spread through propaganda • The beginning to the Vietnamese Revolution 10. Phan Chu Trinh: • Vietnamese Nationalist • Wanted to get Vietnam liberated from French rule • Liberation by educating the population • Failed with his attempts...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HIST 80 taught by Professor Chapman during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.

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Hist 80 Final Study - 6 Yosu • Crisis developed in port city of Yosu i Yosu army mutiny against Southern Regime 1 Yosu army mutiny was a

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