PS 394 Notes
16 cases/crises What went on? Why it went on? Could it have been/gone different?
-Did it go to war? Why?
-Could war have been avoided? How?
-Why doesnt it go to war? But how could it have fallen into war?
Three definitions of Crises:
PS 394 Final Exam Review Guide
THE FIRST EASTERN CRISIS (1831-1833)
Summary: The Sultan of the Ottoman Empire gives the island of Cyprus to Muhammad Ali. Ali
then wants Syria and his hereditary rule in Syria. The crisis begins when Ali starts a fight in S
Term Paper Notes/Outline
1. (THESIS ANSWERS THESE QUESTIONS) How did they come to war against each
other? Although the main territorial issues caused many conflicts before, they are not
directly responsible for Russia and the
The rivalry between Russia and the Ottoman Empire originated due to Russian expansion
at the expense of the Ottoman Empire and existed for several hundred years. As history moved
closer toward World War I, the rivalry became increasingly focused on two st