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Tsar that promoted Russification

Tsar Alexander III

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To suppress anything "unrussian"

Russification

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violent mob attacks on Jewish people

Pogrom

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Enlarged the electorate by granting suffrage for us healthy and well

Reform Act of 1832

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Longest reign in Britains history, 64 years

Queen Victoria

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A form of government in which the executive leaders are chosen by parliament and are a part of it themselves

Parliamentary democracy

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The women wouldn't eat

Hunger strikes

8

Large estates owned by people whom didn't live there

Absentee landlords

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"Great Hunger"

Irish potato famine

10

"Radicals"

Paris communw

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Alliance w various parties

Coalitions

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Royalists, ultra naturalists and church officials were charged w undermining France

Dreyfus affair

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A movement devoted to rebuilding a Jewish state in Palestine

Zionism

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Americans believed that the nation was destined for to spread across the entire continent, then sea to see

Manifest destiny

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Legal separation of races

Segregation

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Reformers pressed for change

Progressives

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the denomination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region. Motives for new imp. Econ interests , political and military aspirations, religious interests humanitarian efforts superiority complex

Imperialism

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- refused imperialism

China

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British were rich because of

Opium

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Scottish missionary and explorer

Dr. David livingstone

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A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country.

Nationalism

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He had a policy of "blood and iron." He was called the Iron Chancellor.

Otto von Bismarck

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a system in which the people as a whole rather than private individuals own all property and operate all businesses.

Socialism

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are programs to help certain groups of people.

Social Welfare

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founded a secret society called "Young Italy"

Mazzini

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people who want to abolish all government and usually turn to violence.

Anarchists

27

Russian Rulers

Tsars

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Worked with livingstone

Henry Stanley

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Calvinist that were extremely self sufficient

Boer war

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Established Egypt as a modern state

Mohammed Ali

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: the act or custom of a Hindu widow willingly being cremated on the funeral pyre of her husband as an indication of her devotion to him; also : a woman cremated in this way

Sati

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India tired of British administration

Sepoy rebellion

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Brightest jewel n the crown

Britain

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Clear an area of trees

Deforestation

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Occurred because theChinese told Britain that were tired of the drug

Opium war

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Granting equal trade opportunities for all countries

Open door policy on trade

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Define imperialism

Imperialism the denomination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region. Economic interests overseas expanipsion inspired. Access to natural resources, rubber manganese,
Political and military aspirations merchant and naval vessels needed ports. Colonies needed for national security. Increased the nations prestige (powerful impression) in the world.

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Bloody Sunday

News of military disasters unleashed pent- up discontent created by years of oppression. Protesters poured into the streets and workers went on strike, demanding shorter hours and better wages. People were going to march to his palace so he fled and called in his troops so when the people saw the palace, they saw they soldiers and gunfire rang out and men and women were killed. They thought that their Tsar had deserted them.