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Andrew Jackson: Indian removal message to Congress (1829)
President Andrew Jackson's message on the removal of Southern Indians, part of his first annual message to the
U.S. Congress of December 1829
The presence of Native Americans represented a
challenge or impediment to westward expansion.
To the growing white majority of the Western frontier, the presence of any
Indians at all, civilized or not, was unacceptable.
While white planter
Introduction to Lincoln Debate
Both Brian Dirck and James McPherson addressed the topic of Abraham Lincoln as C-in-C. As Dirck
pointed out, Americans never fought a Civil War before, nor one whereupon the carnage was so
unprecedented and in which, not onl
Missouri slave who filed a lawsuit (along with his wife Harriet)
Scott was purchased by U.S. Army Major John Emerson (Dr. Emerson was an Army surgeon)
During his time as a soldier, Emerson took Scott along on some of his postings to places s
Mao China Condensed Notes
Only communists can run
Dominate every public group
Hundred Flowers Campaign
Allowed open criticism
Massive criticism followed
Clamped down again
Great Leap Forward 1953-1958
First Five Year Plan
Indian Independence Condensed Notes
Ally of Gandhi.
1st Prime Minister
Promoted Green Revolution.
Prime Minister of India, 1966-1984.
Independence Movements and the Modern World Condensed Notes
How is this a metaphor for colonialism?
Control must be maintained
Shows of force
What is Orwell saying is the reality of colonialism for the colonizer?
Types of Colonial Control
Liberal studies enabled individuals to reach their full potential.
History, moral philosophy, rhetoric, grammar, poetry, mathematics, astronomy, music
Purpose? To produce individuals who follow a path of virtue.
Physical Education was a
Global Backgrounds and Geography NOTES
What is Geography?
Study of the World
Science that studies lands, features, inhabitants and phenomena of Earth
Map Scale: appears inside a legend box and tells you how to read distance on a map
Exam 3 Review Questions Guide
1. What is TRADITIONAL SOCIETY, AND WHY are traditional societies often
dependent upon the natural environment?
2.Why did so many early civilizations begin in river valleys?
3. How has geography influenced the culture and civ
Exam 2 Study Guide
Favorable balance of trade
FRESCO: A PAINTING DONE ON FRESH, WET PLASTER WITH WATER-BASED PAINTS
Masaccio was a well-known
15th Century Painter
15TH CENTURY FLORENTINE PAINTER OF FRESCOES.
PAINTINGS HAD DEPTH AND CAME ALIVE
HE HAD A NEW, R
Arab-Israeli Conflict Condensed Notes
The founding of Israel
And the Ensuing Conflict
Judaism after the Diaspora
Communities spread throughout the world
Discrimination in Europe
Expelled from countries