World History Since 1500 Study Guide MIDTERM
Questions From Syllabus
1. Introduction and Concepts
a. What are the different ways we can understand history?
Looking at facts and events and drawing different
Vocabulary Definitions for History Midterm
Nation: self defining cultural unit with aspirations to be an exclusive political
State: any organized political union with control over territory. NOT
CULTURAL. Balance between authority and
Primary Source Study Guide:
Akbarnama by Abul al Faz (Related to the lecture on Gunpowder Empires):
-Akbar reigned from 1556-1605, Mughal empire ruler,
-Theory of divine kingship, kings of kings.
-Everywhere Akbar travelled in India, there was a feast
World History 1011.10
18 November 2013
Compare and contrast the Indian Mutiny and the Taiping Rebellion as indigenous
reactions to globalization.
Both the Indian Mutiny (1857-1858) and the Taiping Rebellion (1850-
Syllabus Hopkins HIST 1011: World History 1500-Present, Autumn 2013
HISTORY 1011: WORLD HISTORY, 1500-PRESENT
Professor Benjamin D. Hopkins
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