Flashcards in 4. National Minorities: Caucasia Deck (19)
Which national minority group remained loyal?
What was the aim of the national minorities
Which national minority groups caused problems?
What lessened the threat of minorities?
What were the Caucasus divided along?
Along a religious line
What group in the Caucasus Christian?
What group in the Caucasus Muslim?
What religion were the Armenians?
What religion were the Chechens?
What caused Russification to be easy in the Caucasus?
High illiteracy rate
What did the high illiteracy rate and religious divisions cause?
Made Russification easy in the Caucasus area.
What was formed to combat the intrusions by Russian officials?
What did the dasknaks do?
Caucasians who organised self defence military units to combat Russian intrusions
Who were the 1894 Baltic Provinces influenced by?
Old Germán landowning nobility and gentry
Characterise the Baltic Provinces:
Supply of raw materials used in a range of industrial activities
Where was Riga?
Why was Riga important?
Important commercial and business centre
So many people migrated to this area
What allowed Russification in the Baltic Provinces?
Russian economic influence