History 2111 Notes: 9/3
*continued from 8/29*
Began in the middle of relations with natives.
Henry Hudson leads exploration in 1609.
Sets port city of New Amsterdam in 1614. (What would be present day New York).
- The Dutch also contr
History 2111 Notes: 9/24
*continued from 9/22*
American Solidarity The Boston Tea Party (1773)
Discontent of colonist
- British Imperialism, violence escalates.
Response to Tea Act
- Was in place for a while (Tea Act), but the reallocation of funds for
History 2111: 8/22
THE FIRST AMERICANS
1.) Native American Diversity
- Pre Columbian Migratory and Cultural Trends
- Geography and Culture
+ Archaic Period
+ Woodland/Hopewell Period
+ Mississippian Period
2.) Common Cultural Traits
History 2111: 8/25
European Discovery, Exploration, and Cultural Exchange
Motivations for Explorations
General Settlement Patterns
First Contact and Mutual Appraisals
Motivations for Exploration
History 2111 Notes: 8/29
France and the Netherlands in the New World
French Exploration Commerce Jacques Cartier
1st French Explorer of the New World.
The primary motive to
History 2111: 8/27
Spain in the New World
The Spanish Caribbean
Conquests in Central and South America
The Northern Frontier of New Spain
The Divine Mandate
Reduce the Indians to submission
Women in England: according to Bucholz and Key
o womens experience was often dismissed as irrelevant as irrelevant to the big
national issues of religion, politics, and the economy (B&K162).
o Womens experiences and perspectives came mostly from
1. Political scientist Harold Lasswell defined politics as the process of
d. who gets what, when , and how in a society
2. Government can best be defined as
b. The individuals and institutions that make society's rules and that also
Religion and Reform
What is the connection between the Second Great Awakening and democracy?
How does American religious practice change from 1800 onward?
How does the Second Great Awakening very from North to South?
In what ways do women become active ou
The Crisis of the Union
Slavery is described as the catalyst that triggered the debates that led to secession and the
Missouri is going to be admitted as a state, and there is a debate over whether or not it
should be a slave
Slavery and the Growth of the South
Is slavery a capitalist system?
What is the economic relationship between North and South?
How central is slavery to the economy and society of the South?
What is everyday life for slaves?
How do slaves resist slavery?
Jacksonian America: A Democratic Revolution
What are the key factors behind Andrew Jacksons political success?
In what way is the concept of majority rule important to Jackson and his followers?
Why does the Jacksonian era witness the rise of modern polit
The Economic Revolution (1790-1860)
What do historians mean when they talk about a transportation revolution?
How does the flow of information change between 1790 and 1860?
How does the rhythm and structure of work change in the 19th century
What role doe
The Civil War
1/3 of all free men served in the war
Most violent and most destructive war in the history of the US
Innovations in embalming and amputations
Many died from diseases from injuries (no sanitation)
When the hit you, they exploded
Growth and Crisis in Colonial Society (1720-1765)
How and why did the practice of religion change in the 1700s?
What are the important demographic trends of the 1700s?
What is the importance of cities and seaports in this period?
How do the different regi
Towards Independence: Years of Decision (1763-1776)
Was the American Revolution inevitable? What was the point of no return?
How did the imperial wars of the 1700s pave the way for the Revolution?
What role did cities play in the American Revolution? Why
The Dynamics of Western Settlement
How did the frontier region differ from (or resemble) more settled regions?
How did the American politics become more modern in the early 1800s?
Is the US a weak or strong presence on the international state?
What are th
War and Revolution (1775-1783)
Lord George Germain
Oversees events from Britain
Notorious for meddling in his generals actions
o He would blame others when things went badly
Washingtons army was made out of nothing
o 250,000 men fought in the wars
The Invasion and Settlement of North America (1550-1700)
How would you characterize the success of the first wave of colonization?
How did the experience of settlement vary from colony to colony?
What motivated the colonists to come to America? How did th
The British Empire in America (1660-1750)
What is the role of slavery in the settlement of North America?
How did the slaves cope with their status? How did they resist?
Why did settlers wage war with the Indians or vice versa?
Outcomes and consequences o
The New Global World (1450-1620)
What are the hallmarks of Native American culture?
Was the European conquest of the Indians inevitable?
How do plants, microorganisms, and animals help make history?
How did religion and religious thought play a role in co
Katelyn T. Jones
Dr. Tom Deaton
World History 1111 Spring 2016
27 March 2016
In various societies, modern as well as ancient, religion has played a very important role
in their development. To get an idea of what Roman religion was like
UNIT 2 DISCUSSION (MESOPOTAMIA) REQUIREMENTS / MY
YOUR FIRST POST ON THIS DISCUSSION SHOULD BE PLACED AT THE
LATEST BY FRIDAY AND ALL RESPONSES TO CLASSMATES BEFORE 11 PM
The Code of Hammurabi was the one of the first unified codes
UNIT 3 DISCUSSION (CHINA) REQUIREMENTS / MY DISCUSSION POST
Historically, it has often been said that the Chinese are Confucians in their
daily life and Taoists in their private life. As you study the texts from these
traditions, try to determine why Conf
Katelyn T. Jones
Dr. Tom Deaton
World History 1111 Spring 2016
13 March 2016
Aristotle: On a Good Wife, from Oikonomiko, c. BCE
The dictionary defines a wife as a woman who joins a man in marriage, but the definition
does not describe what a wife
Self Test 7
The Americas and Medieval Africa
Machu Picchu is a key archaeological site for which culture?
Mesa Verde was the first Anasazi culture to enter the Pueblo I stage, the time period when this culture
began to use pottery for s
Self Test 6
The term jihad in Islam refers to?
Answer: a holy war of word and deed against evil within the self and non-believers
The word "ummah" means?
Answer: community of the Islamic faithful
Under the Abbasid Caliphate, the capital of the Is
Self Test 4
UNIT 4: The Greeks
The kingdom founded in Egypt by one of Alexander's generals was the
Answer: Ptolemaic Monarchy. One of Alexander's officers founded the Ptolemaic Monarchy
The city-state governed by two kings was?
Self Test 5
UNIT 5: The Roman World
A Pyrrhic victory is one where the victors go on to even greater glory?
Constantine experienced his famous vision or dream just before?
Answer: The battle of Milvian Bridge
Diocletian instituted a