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Flashcards in Post WWI Nationalism Deck (30):
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Armenian Genocide

1.5 Armenians killed by Turks for seeking independence

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Ottoman Empire

controlled by Turks, collapsed at end of WWI

3

Who overthrew Abdulhamid II?

Young Turks

4

Turkey

Independent after collapse of Ottoman Empire, tried to modernize and removed Islam

5

Ataturk

tried to modernize Turkey

6

Saudi Arabia

Arab nation that united in 1932

7

Who did GB want to have Palestine?

The Jews

8

Palestine

Fought over by Jews and Muslims

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Israel

Jewish safe haven in Palestine

10

Balfour Declaration

Allowed for creation of Israel

11

What did Africans do during WWI to find favor of GB?

voluntarily fought with Allies

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Africans after WWI

under European control, fought violently for independence

13

Libyan concentration camps

Italian run- used to punish Libyans for
guerrilla warfare against Italy

14

W.E.B Du Bois

encouraged revival of African culture

15

Communism

spread by Russians, became a part of Chinese culture

16

Ho Chi Minh

led Vietnam against the French

17

Mohammad Ghandi

led non-violent nationalist protests in India

18

Jawaharlal Nehru

wanted a western style India

19

2 main religious groups in India

Hindus and Muslims

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Japanese Militarism

conquered areas for resources, overtook gov't and removed Western ideas

21

Manchuria

conquered by Japanese military

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Nationalism in China

wanted democracy, achieved highways and factories but not equality

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Communism in China

under attack, started a revolution

24

Sun Yat-sen

nationalist leader (China)

25

Mao Zedong

led Chinese communist party

26

Latin American economy

poor, based on raw materials

27

Good Neighbor Policy

FDR removed US military from L America

28

Argentina gov'ts

Oligarchy

29

Brazil gov't

dictatorship

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Genocide

mass murder of a political/cultural/religious group