Vincas Kudirka, MEMOIRS and NATIONAL SONG
Nationalism, simply defined, is dedication to and identification with the interests, purposes, and
well-being of ones nation-state, a political entity consisting ideally of individuals with a
common language, hi
The first wave and second waves of colonialism compared
How did the second wave of colonialism differ from the first wave, and why?
1st peak of colonialism around 1415 and 2 nd peak is around 1760
The 1st steep decline in colonies is due to spain, Britain
Questions on Millennium, The Century of the Furnace, segment
Why were eighteenth-century Europeans interested in finding out the shape
of the earth? To settle an argument about the shape of the earth
What larger implications would this h
Why were Africans enslaved?
Which came first, the enslavement of black Africans or racism against black Africans?
Eric Williams argument in capitalism and slavery (1944)
Williams (1911-1981) was a historian who later became the prime minister (go to power
The Mongol Transformation of Eurasia
Were the mongols a negative or positive factor in medieval history?
Many medieval Christian authors
A barbarian horde, sent divine punishment for
human sin, that killed and raped on a massive
Some modern historia
World war 2 and national mythology
What myths do countries tell themselves about world war 2?
Why do these myths exist?
Major Allied powers in order of entering war: China, Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, United States
Axis Powers: Germany, Japan, It
How to Think Like a Nazi
1. Race is a biological reality, all of human history is the struggle between races. Hitler believes in a
racial hierarchy. Aryans were at the top (people of western European origin), Jews were at the
bottom, Slavs (e.g. Russians,
Working Conditions in England, 1830s-40s
Long hours without a break for breakfast and sometimes no break for lunch
Whippings for not working fast enough
Disproportionate salary deduction for being late
Unhealthy working conditions (e.g., dirty air)
The origins of the Great War
How much weight would you give to leaders exercise of choice, versus the conditions that limited
choice, as a cause of the great war?
Long term causes of war until N (aim n shoot)
The cold war
How did life in communist Europe compare to that in the United States during the cold war?
Mutually assured destruction- both countries having nuclear weapons is an unwinnable fight
In conflict because of two different ideologies about politi
The Black Death
What disease caused the Black Death?
The difficulty of identifying the diseases responsible for past epidemics
-disease perception was different in the past
-disease changes over time
-simultaneous epidemics of more than one disease
Final Exam Study Guide
History 1112: Modern World History
Kennesaw State University
Twelve of the following questions will appear on the test. You will be responsible for answering
one of them. Your answer should not exceed one sh
Supplemental Readings on 10/5/16
Chinese World View
Chinas Relative Power
The Chinese are
civilized and all
emperor has the
mandate of Heaven
and thus has a divine
right to rule bothe the
Chinese and for
Notes from 8/22/2016
A Secular Narrative of the First Crusade, Free of Bias and Exaggeration
Raymond of St Giles
Outcomes of battles.
The route of the
cannibalism by the
crusaders in Antioch,
Barra, and Marra
The Scientific Revolution
Why did the scientific revolution occur in Europe rather than in china or the Islamic world?
-The birth of modern science a vast cultural, technological advancement in Europe between 16 th and
-followed the bible and
Which of the two main theories regarding the formation of national identity does the case of Vincas
Kudirka support and why?
The two main theories regarding the formation of national identity
-constructivism (mainstream view)- national identit
Art during the reformation period
Propaganda- ideas or statements that are often false or exaggerated and that are spread in order to help
a cause, a political leader, a government
Everyone in Europe knew who mlk was and what the 95 problems were because
The battle of Tenochtitlan and the Portuguese
History Lecture notes: 8.17.16
*B.C.E.= Before common era
*B.C.= Before Christ
C.E.= Common Era
A.D.= Anna Domini, (In the year of our Lord).
10th century C.E. *(900s C.E.)* begins in _? 900.
ends in _? 999.
Song [sung] China:
Why was the Ch
History Lecture Notes Exam 2:
September 26, 2016
Why did the Scientific Revolution occur in Europe rather than in China or the Islamic World?
The scientific revolution Was a vast intellectual and cultural transformation that
took place in mid 16th and ea
20, April, 2014
Experts Name: Don H. Doyle
Quotation: at some point the South came to be seen that something was different from the
North and the rest of America. It be
Environmental Science Lab #4 Reflection
The fourth lab involving the M&Ms was a very interesting and informative lab for me.
Throughout high school I had a small understanding of how the trophic levels worked and what
they meant. After
Environmental Science Lab #11 Greenpeace/Energy Company Report
I am not 100% sure how you would like this assignment formatted, but hopefully
this will suffice.
Ladies and gentlemen, the following data has been recor
11, April, 2014
Topic Concept: Eliot: In "Tradition and the Individual Talent,"
http:/www.poetryfoundation.org/learning/essay/237868 Eliot writes: "Poetry is not a turning
loose of emotion but an escape fr
20, April, 2014
Hurston: In "How It Feels to Be Colored Me," Hurston writes: "Someone is always at my elbow
reminding me that I am the granddaughter of slaves. It fails to register depression with me.
Environmental Science Lab #12 Reflection
The second part of the soil contamination lab was a lot more satisfying to do than the
first part (no offense, obviously there was just more to observe!) We finally got to see what our
Environmental Science Lab Reflection #2
Throughout the lecture on Life Cycles, I knew very little about how it worked, but
nowhere near the vast amount of information that the Life Cycle Assessment Poster provided
for me and my group.
Environmental Science Lab #7 Reflection
The Invasive Species lab was an enlightening lab at the least! Invasive species are
everywhere, and we dont even know it surrounds us every day. In our lab we analyzed the
outcome of five differ
Environmental Science Lab #6 Reflection
The shared resources lab was an eye opening one, to say the least. There are millions of
people farming off the same land or waters as each other. This is known as the commons for
20, April, 2014
Faulkner: Because of the dark settings and disturbing themes of much of his writing, Faulkner is
often regarded as a master of the southern gothic. How does Faulkner compare to other "gothic"