o When I am in California, I am not in the West, I am west of the West Theodore
o California is queer place in a way, it has turned its back on the world, and looks into
the void Pacific D.H. Lawrence
Chapter 1, "California Origins," in Competing Visions
"The Three Worlds of the Chumash" (pp.31-39) in Major Problems
Articles by McEvoy, "California Indians as Capable Resource Managers,"
and Hurtado "Indian and Hispanic Family Patterns Compared"
The Filipino Struggle in Los Angeles
The book the American Son written by Brian Ascalon Roley shows the life of a
Filipino mother who is struggling to raise her two sons in Los Angeles, CA. In the book
she deals with her son being a gang member, the embar
1. Guest, "Cultural Perspectives on Death and Whippings in the Missions"
What is the essential question that the author asks in this article? Why?
The essential question that the author is asking in this article is how the Franciscan could
act the way the
Houston, "The Place Called California"
1. What is the author's point in discussing the mapping of California?
The reason that the author chooses to discuss the mapping of California, is because California is very different
from the rest of the United S
May 21, 2015
1. What is the Partition Plan?
After the Second World War, Jewish settlement began to grow in Palestine and was extremely
opposed by the Palestinian Arabs. Conflict grew between the Arab and Jewish nationalisms
May 12, 2015
1. what is the new Deal
After the Depression struck the United States again, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was elected
president and made promises of a New Deal for the forgotten man. His goal was to preserve
May 14, 2015
1.What is the May 4 Movement?
Wardlordism began to grow and cause anger among Chinas growing middle class and young patriots.
The decision of the Versailles Peace Conference to leave the Shandong Peninsula in Japanese
May 18, 2015
1. Who is Gandhi ?
Mohandas K. Gandhi was known as the most influential Indian of modern times. He believed in
moral improvement, social progress, national identity, and self-respect. He studied law in
England and wh
May 28, 2015
1. What is Perestroika?
In effort to improve economic performance and to combat worker absenteeism, Mikhail
Gorbachev attempted to save the Soviet system with a series of reform policies he labeled
April 16, 2015
1. The National Assembly arose from the third estate of the Estates General. The Estates
General consisted of the clergy, the nobility, and commoners which each revealed the
mindset of each estate when ass
April 7, 2015
1. Johannes Kepler was Tycho Braches assistant who carried on his work after Braches death. He
developed three laws of planetary motion which proved mathematically the precise relations of a
May 6, 2015
1. What is the mandate system?
The Permanent Mandate Commission was created by the League of Nations to oversee
the developed nations fulfillment of their international responsibility toward their
American Rev influenced the French Rev; debates, declarations,
Economic crisis- debt from the wars, royal families and military took most of money, none left for the
Couldnt not declare bankruptcy so increases taxes= start of war
April 30, 2015
1. What is the March of Revolution?
The March Revolution was the first phase of the Russian Revolution which led to the uprising of
abdication of the tsar and a new provisional government. This new governm
April 21, 2015
1. What is economic nationalism?
Economic nationalism was designed to protect and develop the national economy. It came from
German journalist and thinker Friedrich List who was a dedicated nationalist and
Caliph= the successor of
o Many other countries industrialized= competition= high tariffs
Darwinism= strongest will conquer, weak will parish
o European is said to be strongest
Technological and military superiority
April 9, 2015
Women and Science
Women were said to have no scientific revolution because of traditional attitudes about
their inferior nature, their proper function and role, and their subordinate relationship to men.
April 16, 2015
The Declaration of the Rights of Men/Women and Citizen
The two documents consisted of a lot of the same material, but also had its differences.
The Declaration of the Rights of Man and the citizen was more of inform
April 27, 2015
1. The Causes of New Imperialism
New Imperialism was a time for colonial expansion. Economic motives played a big role.
Industrialization was in a boom and tariffs prices were rising. Great Britain was lo
1. Who was Marx?
Karl Marx established the foundation for modern socialism. He valued class identity and working
labor. He believed that the middle class interest and those of industrial working were oppose
US History Notes
Group 6 (Humanities and Social Sciences)
Lecture 2: The Early Labor Movement
Why did workers in the G
5 June 2016
Current Transgender Rights and its Connections with the Civil Rights Movement
From the early 1880s African Americans suffered under unjust laws that permitted
segregation between blacks and whites,
HST 202 MIDTERM REVIEW
1.Henry George (1893-1897) author of progress and poverty (1879) talk about unequal
distribution of wealth, believe should put single tax.
In the Gilded age, middle class reformer.
The cooperative commonwealth by Laurence Gronlund
1.What is the second new Deal: The second new deal launched by Roosevelt in 1935 right
after democratic gain the midterm elections of 1934. The second new deal was economic
security a guarantee that American would be protected against unemployment
1 McCarthy: Joseph R. McCarthy won election to the Senate in 1946, partly on
the basis of a fictional war record. He had announced that 205 communists
working for the State Department. The charge was preposterous, the umbers
constantly changed, and
5 things about Nixon domestic policy
1. The Environmental protection Agency: oversaw program to combat water and
air pollution cleaned up hazardous wastes, and required environmental impact
statements from any project that received federal funding.
1. Fundamentalist Revolt:
Evangelical Protestant felt threatened by decline of
traditional value because increase of Catholicism and Judaism that bring in by
immigration. People try to integrate science with religion and adept Christianity to
1. Brown vs Board of Education: the first case arose from a state outside the old
confederacy. Oliver Brown went to court because of his daughter, a third grader, was
forced to walk across dangerous railroad tracks each morning rather than being al
1. War in the Pacific: The war took place in Pacific Ocean. In early 1942 Japan
conquered Burma and Siam and Indonesia, which is the Southeast Asia countries and
some Pacific Island. The reason that put United States into WWII is because Japanese