Rise of Industrialization
Steam engine rather than water mill and wind mill
US has abundance of labor
Identifications: Part I will count for 20% of the test. In this section, you must identify
four out of seven terms. The seven terms will come from the ones listed on the review
sheet. For each term on the test, you must write at least three to four senten
IMPERIALISM THROUGH THE CHARACTERS OF BURMESE DAYS
In George Orwells, The Burmese Days, Orwell attempts to recreate what he saw
and experienced in Burma. It takes place in imperial Burma in the 1920s in the district
of Kyauktada. Orwell not only writes ab
Identifications: Part I will count for 30% of the test. In this section, you must identify five
out of seven terms. The seven terms will come from the ones listed on the review sheet.
For each term on the test, you must write at least three to four senten
Paper 2: Under a Cruel Star
Popular Opinion Under Communist Dictatorship
In the shadow culture of the Stalinist 1930s, peoples opinions and views were
skewed by their environment and the people that surrounded them. Societys opinions
A Good Man Is Hard to Find
said by red sam, owner of that barbeque joint on the side of the road.
has to do with the theme of nostalgia and how good men are not plentiful anymore.
Chapter 7: Crossing a Cultural Divide: The Twenties
Cultural Tensions and Changes that took place during the 20s.
Race, Sexuality/Gender, Religion, Classes, Youth/Generational
Gap*(comparable with 1950s. youth during th
Chapter 12: We Can Do Better. The Civil Rights Revolution
United Nations approves Universal Declaration of Human Rights
After atrocities of the Holocaust. All humans have the same freedoms
Chapter 13 The Sixties: Left, Right, and the Culture Wars.
Document 1 Young Americans for Freedom Draft a Conservative Manifesto
Conservative youths also had their voices heard. Communism is a threat,
Chapter 8: The Depression, New Deal, and Franklin D. Roosevelt
Document 1 Brother Can You Spare a Dime?
Americans are in despair, economic turmoil no faith.
Document 2 Herbert Hoover Applauds Limited Gove
Post War Germany
Defeat in war seen as major humiliation by Germans.
Weimar government faces major economic crises in the
o Forced to pay reparations to allies.
o Inflation occursprint money. Surreal proportions.
Post War Italy
War costs Italy 700,000 lives and $15 billion.
Promises of specific territorial gains to Italy from Allies not
fulfilled. Many believed that some Austrian land was not an
adequate reward for lives lost.
Social conflictmore industrialized
The Cold War
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End of World War II
1. Emergence of two superpowersThe Soviet Union and the
United States. Development of quick onset of Cold War Between
them. Divided Europe:
o Eastern and Western Europe
2. Dismantling of European empires
The End of the Cold War
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Early 1990s- revolutionary upheaval in Soviet Union.
By 1980, small number of reformers saw that the Soviet Union was ill.
Becomes general secretary of USSR communist party in 1985. Rose
The Interwar Years
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Wilsons 14 Points
Proposed as foundation for a permanent peace
o End to secret diplomacy
o Freedom of the seas
o Removal of international tariffs
Also called for self-determination of all peoples
Only a han
American Short Fiction
The Dinner Party
The lake was still and dark as the last light from the day hid behind the
surrounding mountains. The only remaining light came from two dim lanterns on the
faade of one of the
Short Essays PART II
Crusades (East and West) 1095 the First Crusade is declared by Pope Urban II. Holy
wars. Early 11th century the Slejuk Turks took control of Palestine and closed Jerusalem
to Jews and Christia