Chapter 4: Russia and Cold War
WWI: Europe 1914-1918 U.S. 1917-1918
The Long 19th century-19th century lasted till end of WWI.
20th Century-ends in 2001.
1937-WWII in China-Japanese invasion
1941-December 17, 1941
1945-End of WWII.
Jerusalem is a holy land for the most important religions of the world.
Holy Place for:
Third Hold Place in Islam
Because Muhammad rode up to heaven on his steed, and
rode up on a rock.
Rock is in Jerusalem, and is t
Israel and Palestine
Taking co2 out of atmosphere
1990 was the biggest earth day
Environmental issues as a global issue
Formally viewed as local issues
Zone of Affluence
U.S., Canada, Latin America
Neighboring countries do not go to war
Late Twentieth Century-Present
1970s-Israeli identity without Palestinians
Israel is established in a post modern society
Palestinians regard Israel as evil
Hope is to eventually get rid of Israel
Younger generation will move back.
Ch. 5 War
Conventional war: combat between national or guerilla armies using non-nuclear weapons
Terrorism: illegitimate use of violence for political ends
ICBM: Inter-Continental Ballistic Missiles
* Star Wars: military defense systems Reagan wanted to i
Ch.6 : Inequality
Different group pairings,
Per capita-to prevent distortion
China fasted growing.
Worst off: sub-saharan Africa
Best off: Latin America
Rapidly improving economy: China
Majority wanted to orient itself with