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Unit 3 Age of Imperialism
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Being a world policeman, ruling foreign countries.
Avoiding involvement in world affairs, being your own country with no connections with other countries.
a group of countries that defend and protect other countries.
Adding a country as a territory; making it as its own place.
Secretary of State, signed a treaty to buy alaska from Russia.
US and Spain fought in Cuba for about 3 months,resulted in Cuba's independence. We have no communications with them today.
A type of journalism that is fake, it draws readers in a form of exaggeration.
US ship that gets blown up and contributes to the spanish american war.
A private letter written by a spanish man whom talked "smack" about the US president at the time.
camps where rebels and civilians were placed, many people died and injured.
Nation who is controlled by a more bigger and powerful country.
A statement or that promised the US would not annex Cuba after winning the spanish american war
Amendment that says us could intervene in cuba affairs.
A policy that said the eastern hemisphere could not mess with the western; such as take advantage it bully them.
It was an extension to the monroe doctrine saying that they could intervene with south and central America's economic interests using force.
The US built a canal in Panama; it was beneficial in saving time and money. Many people died due to building this canal.
annexation of hawaii
US basically went into Hawaii and took over the land without the consent of the people there.
White mans burden
It was the duty of the White men (Americans,Europeans) to civilize weak countries.
Philippine American War
US wanted to annex the Philippines and they said no ending in a war which the US wins.
the freedom of access; "come in, im open to whatever you have to say"
Chinese rebellions whom fought to kill, and protect this people.
Big Stick Diplomacy
Aggressive policy that meant to keep peace.
A policy that was all about money, and foreign economic interests.
Wilson's policy of imperialism promoting peace
President that played a big role in imperialism and being a world policeman.
27th President of the United States
28th President of the United States
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