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Contemporary Middle East
1956 Suez Crisis
Causes & Consequences
Straits of Tiran
Czech Arms Deal
Egypt nationalizes Suez canal leads to military confrontation…
Gamel Nasser gains international prestige and becomes the fac…
Body of water that connects Israel to
Agreement where Egypt provided 250 million worth of arms thro…
1956 Suez Crisis
Egypt nationalizes Suez canal leads to military confrontation…
Causes & Consequences
Gamel Nasser gains international prestige and becomes the fac…
31 terms
Finals for Contemporary Middle East
Describe a liberalized autocracy. What…
Why do authoritarian regimes liberaliz…
According to Glenn Robinson, what is "…
Why do some governments allow and prom…
**All autocrats want to survive, but how they survive makes t…
Countries that are trying to exit a period of conflict even a…
Defensive Democratization: regime uncertain about its ability…
Global trend of democratization... Civil society is central to d…
Describe a liberalized autocracy. What…
**All autocrats want to survive, but how they survive makes t…
Why do authoritarian regimes liberaliz…
Countries that are trying to exit a period of conflict even a…
Contemporary Politics of the Middle East
Fundamental attribution error
Method
Arabs and the West
Orientalism (literal and political)
The tendency for people to place an undue emphasis on interna…
The techniques and concepts in the process of gathering, orga…
1. Birth of Islam ... 2. Colonialism to WW1 ... 3. WW1 to independe…
Literal- Study of the orient ... Political- refers to a style of…
Fundamental attribution error
The tendency for people to place an undue emphasis on interna…
Method
The techniques and concepts in the process of gathering, orga…
141 terms
Contemporary Middle East Unit
Jihad
Egypt
Trade off
Mohammed Morsi
Holy war
Largest Arab country, 80+ million people
Stability the leaders provide
First elected president of Egypt
Jihad
Holy war
Egypt
Largest Arab country, 80+ million people
45 terms
Middle East Contemporary Issues
What were the 4 reasons for the declin…
What did Russia want from the Ottoman…
What role did the Young Turks play in…
What did the decline of the Ottoman Em…
1. They couldn't keep up with technology 2. They misused mone…
Land and resources
They tried to bring the empire back
The Armenian Genocide
What were the 4 reasons for the declin…
1. They couldn't keep up with technology 2. They misused mone…
What did Russia want from the Ottoman…
Land and resources
Contemporary Middle East Midterm
Orientalist
Ethno-Confessional Model and Communal…
Clash of Civilizations and critique
Colonialism
Said's "discourse of domination"; the West's derogatory view…
confessionalism is a system of govt that refers to a mix of r…
theory by Huntington assuming that people's cultural and reli…
a) Hussein McMahon Correspondence: letters talking about the…
Orientalist
Said's "discourse of domination"; the West's derogatory view…
Ethno-Confessional Model and Communal…
confessionalism is a system of govt that refers to a mix of r…
13 terms
Contemporary Issues in the Middle East
Soviet Invasion
Mujahadin
Taliban
Hamid Karzai
when the Soviets took over Afganistan
one who struggles or strives
A group of fundamentalist Muslims who took control of Afghani…
President of Afghanistan after US arrives
Soviet Invasion
when the Soviets took over Afganistan
Mujahadin
one who struggles or strives
34 terms
Contemporary Issues in the Middle East
Janissaries
Muhammad Ali
Tanzimat (reorganization)
Young Ottomans
Elite infantry units who served as the Ottoman Emperor's body…
Egyptian general and reformer who sought to get independence…
Era of intense reformist activity in the Ottoman Empire. Goal…
A society of intellectuals that were against Tanzimat - wante…
Janissaries
Elite infantry units who served as the Ottoman Emperor's body…
Muhammad Ali
Egyptian general and reformer who sought to get independence…
13 terms
Middle East Contemporary Issues
What were Britain's and France's reaso…
What was Russia's role in destabilizin…
What role does nationalism play in bre…
what was the goal of the Young Turks?
To stop Russia from taking former Ottoman territory
Russia encouraged people and groups to rebel which led to nat…
European nationalism dictated that the ethnic minorities of t…
To overthrow the Sultan in 1980
What were Britain's and France's reaso…
To stop Russia from taking former Ottoman territory
What was Russia's role in destabilizin…
Russia encouraged people and groups to rebel which led to nat…
9 terms
Politics of the Contemporary Middle East Midterm
Ijtihad
Sharia
Jihad
Caliphate
-The process of interpretation of tradition... -Can permeate int…
-Islamic law based on concepts from the Koran... -Can be used as…
-Greater and Lesser Jihad... -Greater: how a Muslim can remain p…
-A system of succession ... -A source of the split of Islam betw…
Ijtihad
-The process of interpretation of tradition... -Can permeate int…
Sharia
-Islamic law based on concepts from the Koran... -Can be used as…
47 terms
Contemporary Middle East Midterm
Orientalist
Ethno-Confessional Model and Communal…
Clash of Civilizations and critique
Colonialism
Said's "discourse of domination"; the West's derogatory view…
confessionalism is a system of govt that refers to a mix of r…
theory by Huntington assuming that people's cultural and reli…
a) Hussein McMahon Correspondence: letters talking about the…
Orientalist
Said's "discourse of domination"; the West's derogatory view…
Ethno-Confessional Model and Communal…
confessionalism is a system of govt that refers to a mix of r…
29 terms
Contemporary World History- Middle East
What document established British supp…
Jewish people who wanted to establish…
What are three of the intended results…
What are three factors contributed to…
Balfour Declaration/letter
Zionists
a. Israel would be an independent nation b. Palestine would m…
a. International support for Zionism b. Growing Jewish popula…
What document established British supp…
Balfour Declaration/letter
Jewish people who wanted to establish…
Zionists
60 terms
Contemporary Middle East Study Set
Algerian Population
Algerian GDP ($)
Algerian Head of State
Tunisia Population
40 million
578.7 billion
President Abdelaziz Bouteflika
11 million
Algerian Population
40 million
Algerian GDP ($)
578.7 billion
86 terms
Contemporary Middle East Exam #2
Two processes by which new states came…
Armenian Genocide 1915
Sharif Husayn (Hashim clan)
Faysal
1. states constructed by Britain or France... 2. States that won…
was referenced as an "ethnic cleansing" Ottoman starved them…
directly related to the Prophet Muhammad
King of Iraq, son of Sharif Husayn, claims Syria and creates…
Two processes by which new states came…
1. states constructed by Britain or France... 2. States that won…
Armenian Genocide 1915
was referenced as an "ethnic cleansing" Ottoman starved them…
Contemporary world- Middle East, Landforms
Saudi Arabia
Turkey
Egypt
Iran
Biggest one, in the middle bottom
One the very top, it looks like a hot dog on its side
On the very left, has a box shape with a horizontal line in it
On the very right, 2nd biggest
Saudi Arabia
Biggest one, in the middle bottom
Turkey
One the very top, it looks like a hot dog on its side
18 terms
Iran Test-Contemporary Middle East
Ali Akbar Salehi
Ali Khamenei
Allen Dulles
Assembly of Religious Experts
Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI)
Supreme Leader ... 1985-present
Head of CIA ... Involved in the Iran Shah Coup
clerics, male, choose Supreme Leader
Ali Akbar Salehi
Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI)
Ali Khamenei
Supreme Leader ... 1985-present
Middle East Contemporary Issues & Ottoman
Battle of Constantinople
Suleman
government
"Men of the pen"
1453, Ottoman Turks conquer the city and rename it Istanbul
he expands Ottoman empire into Europe which pushes empire to…
strong but flexible government with sultan as head ruler
lawyers, judges
Battle of Constantinople
1453, Ottoman Turks conquer the city and rename it Istanbul
Suleman
he expands Ottoman empire into Europe which pushes empire to…
21 terms
Middle East. Contemporary Era and Oil
Rent
Consortium
Cartel
Oil Shock
Revenue from oil
Group of companies working together
Monopoly group
Prices went 380% up
Rent
Revenue from oil
Consortium
Group of companies working together
128 terms
Africa and the Middle East in the Contemporary World
What countries border Israel
How has the territory under Israel's c…
Why did Europeans give up their coloni…
How did dictators in Africa gain power
Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
Galan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank now controlled by Pal…
Too expensive... Nationalist movements emerge... Moral issue
Heros of independence create one party dictatorships... Claim mu…
What countries border Israel
Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
How has the territory under Israel's c…
Galan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank now controlled by Pal…
Africa in the middle east and the contemporary world
decolonization
kwame nkrumah
Jomo Kenyatta
Mau Mau
withdrawal of colonial powers from their colonies and areas o…
leader of the gold coast nationalist movement and established…
argued for Kikuyu's right to land and its importance(against…
Kikuyu farmers trying to rid land of white farmers by terrori…
decolonization
withdrawal of colonial powers from their colonies and areas o…
kwame nkrumah
leader of the gold coast nationalist movement and established…
55 terms
Africa and the middle east in the contemporary world
Decolonization
Ghana
Kwame Nkrumah
What were the results of the elections…
withdrawal of colonial powers from their colonies and areas o…
1st colony to achieve independence
(Ghana) leader of gold coast nationalist movement and establi…
CPP won, granted gold coast self gov, and Nkrumah became prim…
Decolonization
withdrawal of colonial powers from their colonies and areas o…
Ghana
1st colony to achieve independence
96 terms
Africa and the Middle East in the Contemporary World
What countries border Israel
How has the territory under Israel's c…
Why did Europeans give up their coloni…
How did dictators in Africa gain power
Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
Galan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank now controlled by Pal…
Too expensive... Nationalist movements emerge... Moral issue
Heros of independence create one party dictatorships... Claim mu…
What countries border Israel
Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
How has the territory under Israel's c…
Galan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank now controlled by Pal…
44 terms
Contemporary Global Issues- Middle East
Herzl
zionism
kibbutz
Balfour Declaration
founder of Zionism
movement for the re-establishment and protection of a jewish…
a communal settlement in Israel, typically a farm. used for p…
sent to leader of british jewish community in 1917 to state p…
Herzl
founder of Zionism
zionism
movement for the re-establishment and protection of a jewish…
Inst unt Contemporary Middle East
Warefare
Women's active participation in what t…
Religion
Marriage
Women of pre-Islamic and early Islamic Arabia participated fu…
Warfare, religion, and marriage
Early muslim society, expected to participate with community…
First muslim society women frequently remarried after divorce…
Warefare
Women of pre-Islamic and early Islamic Arabia participated fu…
Women's active participation in what t…
Warfare, religion, and marriage
8 terms
Contemporary Global issues Middle East
Ottoman Empire
Balfour Declaration
Sykes-Picot Agreement
Hejaz:
Turkish empire founded in the 13th century covered all of the…
a declaration telling to create a national home for the Jewis…
Britain and France claiming parts of ottoman territory (after…
: a region in the west of Saudi Arabia, holy cities mecca and…
Ottoman Empire
Turkish empire founded in the 13th century covered all of the…
Balfour Declaration
a declaration telling to create a national home for the Jewis…
22 terms
Contemporary World History Final (Middle East)
Zionism
The Balfour Declaration
Sykes-Picot Agreement
The McMahon Letter
...
...
...
...
Zionism
...
The Balfour Declaration
...
Contemporary World Problems: ISIS and the Middle East
Balfour DEclaration
Benchmarks of Security and Democracy
"Green Line"
Irania Hostage Crisis
a letter from Arthur Balfour to a leader of the british jewis…
These are marks that the US (under Bush) asked the Iraqi to m…
A part of the 1949 Armistice agreements to end the official h…
A dip;omatic crisis between Iran and the US. 52 Americans wer…
Balfour DEclaration
a letter from Arthur Balfour to a leader of the british jewis…
Benchmarks of Security and Democracy
These are marks that the US (under Bush) asked the Iraqi to m…
16 terms
Politics of the Contemporary Middle East: Test 1
Ijtihad
Sharia
Jihad: get significance
Caliphate
-Deals with the recognition of difference in the community... -T…
-Islamic law based on concepts of the Quran... -Hadith: sayings…
-Greater Jihad: how a muslim can remain pious and pursue righ…
-Form of Islamic government led by a caliph... -A system of succ…
Ijtihad
-Deals with the recognition of difference in the community... -T…
Sharia
-Islamic law based on concepts of the Quran... -Hadith: sayings…
27 terms
Africa and the Middle East in the contemporary world important people
Kwame Nkrumah
Jomo kenyatta
Charles de Gaulle
Afrikaners
Ghanian nationalist leader, he pushed for independence in Gha…
Argued for kikuyu (largest ethnic group) independence, after…
Called for referendum on the union between France and it's Af…
Descendants of the original Dutch settlers
Kwame Nkrumah
Ghanian nationalist leader, he pushed for independence in Gha…
Jomo kenyatta
Argued for kikuyu (largest ethnic group) independence, after…
19 terms
Contemporary World History: Middle East Test
Middle East
Sykes-Picot Agreement
Zionist Movement
Balfour Declaration
1. Referred to as "cradle of civilization".... 2. Birthplace of…
An agreement between the British and the and the French and d…
1. Began in the early 20th century.... 2. Jews believed they nee…
1. Issued by Great Britain... 2. Pledged to help set up a "natio…
Middle East
1. Referred to as "cradle of civilization".... 2. Birthplace of…
Sykes-Picot Agreement
An agreement between the British and the and the French and d…
26 terms
World History - Unit 9 - Contemporary Latin American, Africa, and the Middle East
Jacob Arbenz
Manuel Noriega
magical realism
Vicente Fox
..
..
...
...
Jacob Arbenz
..
Manuel Noriega
..
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World History - Unit 9 - Contemporary Latin American, Africa, and the Middle East
Jacob Arbenz
Manuel Noriega
magical realism
Vicente Fox
President of Guatemala. Moderate socialist Arbenz enacted lan…
Panama leader who was overthrown in a 1989 US invasion; Tried…
Brings together realistic events with dreamlike or fantasy ba…
He defeated the PRI and was elected President of Mexico.
Jacob Arbenz
President of Guatemala. Moderate socialist Arbenz enacted lan…
Manuel Noriega
Panama leader who was overthrown in a 1989 US invasion; Tried…
71 terms
H History- unit 11- Africa and the Middle East in the contemporary world
Decolonization
Ghana
Kwame nkruman
Convention people's party
Thw withdrawl of colonial powers from their colonies and area…
First independents British colony
The leader of the Gold Coast nationalist movement and establi…
aka CPP
Decolonization
Thw withdrawl of colonial powers from their colonies and area…
Ghana
First independents British colony
38 terms
Middle East
Egypt
Nile River
Cairo
Sinai Peninsula
country
water
city
land area
Egypt
country
Nile River
water
17 terms
Middle east
Afghanistan
Bahrain
Egypt
Iran
Kabol
Manama
Cairo
Teheran
Afghanistan
Kabol
Bahrain
Manama
14 terms
Middle East
ISIS
Sharia Law
Arab Spring
Infidel
An Islamist militant group that has seized a chunk of land st…
Literally meaning "the way" or "path" it is the law of Islam…
...
Literally means "unbeliever." It is usually used in connectio…
ISIS
An Islamist militant group that has seized a chunk of land st…
Sharia Law
Literally meaning "the way" or "path" it is the law of Islam…
78 terms
Combo: Middle East and Asia
Egypt
Nile River
Cairo
Sinai Peninsula
country
water
city
land area
Egypt
country
Nile River
water
22 terms
Middle East Review
British Mandate for Palestine
French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon
UN Partition plan for Palestine
Jordan, Israel and Palestinian Territo…
After the breakup of the Ottoman Empire, the League of Nation…
After the breakup of the Ottoman Empire, the League of Nation…
In 1947,the British asked the UN to settle whether and where…
Jordan was made an independent state in 1946 as a kingdom. Is…
British Mandate for Palestine
After the breakup of the Ottoman Empire, the League of Nation…
French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon
After the breakup of the Ottoman Empire, the League of Nation…
20 terms
Middle East Countries & Capitols
Morocco
Algeria
Tunisia
Libya
Rabat
Algers
Tunis
Tripoli
Morocco
Rabat
Algeria
Algers
19 terms
Middle East Cluster Two
King Farouk
Wafd
Gamal Nasser
Suez Canal
The King of Egypt who was overthrown in 1952. Nasser would pa…
The Egyptian nationalist party that evolved from the Egyptian…
President of Egypt from 1954 to 1970 who took office after th…
The artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt that connects the…
King Farouk
The King of Egypt who was overthrown in 1952. Nasser would pa…
Wafd
The Egyptian nationalist party that evolved from the Egyptian…
40 terms
Middle East Capitals Quiz
Turkey
Syria
Lebanon
Israel
Ankara
Damascus
Beirut
Jerusalem
Turkey
Ankara
Syria
Damascus
28 terms
Middle East
Ottoman Empire
Zionism
McMahon-Hussein Letter
Sykes-Picot Agreement
Ruled most of the middle east before the end of WWI. Came int…
Jewish nationalism: the desire to create a national home for…
A 1915 promise by the British to Arab nationalists to support…
An agreement in 1916 between the French and the British on ho…
Ottoman Empire
Ruled most of the middle east before the end of WWI. Came int…
Zionism
Jewish nationalism: the desire to create a national home for…
16 terms
Middle East Terms Cluster 3
Six Day War
Yitzhak Rabin
West Bank
Sinai
(1967) Short conflict between Egypt and her allies against Is…
Israeli former chief of staff. Had large hand in planning mil…
Jordanian territory (changes hands)
Egyptian Territory (changes hands)
Six Day War
(1967) Short conflict between Egypt and her allies against Is…
Yitzhak Rabin
Israeli former chief of staff. Had large hand in planning mil…
17 terms
Middle East Cluster 4 Dates
1917
1920
1947
1948
Balfour Declaration
British Mandate
UNSCOP and Partition
Israel declaration of Independence and Arab declaration of War
1917
Balfour Declaration
1920
British Mandate
Middle east
Middle east
Center of the world
The dead sea what's so special about it
Why do u just float in the Dead sea
Center of the world
African Asia and Europe
You can't sink just float
Because its so salty
Middle east
Center of the world
Center of the world
African Asia and Europe
27 terms
Monotheistic Religions in the Middle East
God (Christianity)
God (Judaism)
God (Islam)
Prophets (Christianity)
God, Lord, Christ
Adonai (Yahweh)
Allah
Jesus, Moses
God (Christianity)
God, Lord, Christ
God (Judaism)
Adonai (Yahweh)
Middle East Vocab
middle east
arab world
the Holy Land
multinational empire
a region spanning countries as far apart as Morocco to Pakistan
the countries where Arabic is widely spoken. includes north &…
the territories that are @ the center of the Palestinian-Isra…
an empire involving many nations
middle east
a region spanning countries as far apart as Morocco to Pakistan
arab world
the countries where Arabic is widely spoken. includes north &…
Middle East
Islamic Golden Age
Arab-Israeli War
Six Day War
Suez Crisis
700-1200... #4 rulers after Muhammad were very successful-spread…
#When Israel established in 1948, Jews given 4 times as much…
1967- Egypt, Syria, and Jordan amassed troops near Israeli bo…
Egypt took control of the Suez Canal... #Britain and France told…
Islamic Golden Age
700-1200... #4 rulers after Muhammad were very successful-spread…
Arab-Israeli War
#When Israel established in 1948, Jews given 4 times as much…
The Middle East
domino theory
"cradle of civilization"
mandate
Al Qaeda
If one country makes a political move that the other countrie…
the Fertile Crescent region where the first civilization arose
an official order or commission to do something
global militant Islamist organization founded by Osama bin La…
domino theory
If one country makes a political move that the other countrie…
"cradle of civilization"
the Fertile Crescent region where the first civilization arose
16 terms
Middle East Political (Capitals)
Kuwait
Iraq
Turkey
Bahrain
Kuwait
Baghdad
Ankara
Manama
Kuwait
Kuwait
Iraq
Baghdad
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