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11.2 vocab

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reza khan
ambituous army officer who overthrew the shah
pan-arabism
nationalist movement built on the shared heritage of arabs
zionists
jewish nationalists
theodor herzel
founded modern zionist movement. qanted jewish state in palestine
balfour declaration
british attempt to win support of european jews
women's war
a full fledged revolt led by women because british policies threatened their rights
jomo kenyatta
one of many rulers that tried to stop western imperialism
squatted
settled illegally
apartheid
racial segregation
african national congress
political party, protested laws but no real effect
pan-africanism
emphasized unity of africans around the world
marcus garvey
leader of pan-africianism. wanted end to colonial rule.
W.E.B DuBois
founder of pan-africian congress
negritude
french writers expressed their cultural ties to africa
leopold senghor
poet. later president of senegal.
wafd
grouos of officials, peasants, cheistians, muslims etc. striked against british
mislim brotherhood
broad islamic nationalism hated west culture and corrupt egypy gov
mustfa kemal (ATATURK)
led turkish nationalists - overthrew sultan. means father if turks
polygamy
custom allowing men to have more than one wife
balfour declaration
british issued- tried to win support of jews