15 terms

Quarter 2:7th Grade

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Imperialism
The takeover of other nations. The exploitation of natural resources in European colonies.
Nationalism
Having great pride in your country. Desiring to become a part of the competitive global market place and stronger nations in general.
Industrial Revolution
A time period of rapid technological advancements that led to societal, political and economic changes.
Industrialism
The building of factories and manufacturing grew the economy of may cities in American and across Europe.
Urbanization
The rise of cities, or urbanization, was a result of a manufacturing based economy.
Socialism
The government owns and controls the means of production(as factories)and distribution of goods.
Capitalism
There is a free market, meaning the government is not in control of business.
Communism
The government is regulating all aspects of life in an attempt to bring equality.
Alliances
Agreements between countries to aid and support one another in the event of war.
Armistice
Agreement to stop fighting and allow peace talks to begin.
Dictator
A person who has complete and total control over a country.
Militarism
The glorification of the military and one of the main causes of war.
Neutrality
The state or position of non-participation in a war.
Propaganda
Ideas and facts that were used to further spread a particular political cause or ideology.
Totalitarianism
A form of government in which a single part;y has total control over the country.