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12 terms
Middle East-Eastern Med.
Ottoman Empire
Palestine
Gaza
West Bank
Muslim empire closest to Europe. Ruled Israel before WWI.
A territory in the Middle East on the eastern coast of the Me…
Palestinian territory on the Mediterranean
Palesinian territory between Israel and Jordan on the bank of…
Ottoman Empire
Muslim empire closest to Europe. Ruled Israel before WWI.
Palestine
A territory in the Middle East on the eastern coast of the Me…
10 terms
Eastern Europe & the Middle East
What was it?... A code of laws that prese…
What was it?... Justinian rebuilt crumbli…
What was it?... Christianity splits creat…
What was it?... Justinian preserved the l…
Justinian Code
Public Building Program
The Christian Church Divides
Preserved Classical Texts
What was it?... A code of laws that prese…
Justinian Code
What was it?... Justinian rebuilt crumbli…
Public Building Program
9 terms
Eastern Europe/ Middle East
Various cause/issues for conflict
Sri Lanka and the Tamil Tigers
Canada/Quebec
Ireland/North Ireland conflict... A. IRA…
-Rivalries/differences:... •Ethnicities... •Religious groups... •Na…
Tamil Tigers (rebels) wanted a separate homeland for the Tami…
Quebec wanted to separate from Canada due to its French domin…
A. Irish Republican Army... B. IRA attacked Protestants Guerrill…
Various cause/issues for conflict
-Rivalries/differences:... •Ethnicities... •Religious groups... •Na…
Sri Lanka and the Tamil Tigers
Tamil Tigers (rebels) wanted a separate homeland for the Tami…
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Eastern Middle East Capitals
Iraq
Turkey
Georgia
Armenia
Baghdad
Ankara
Tbilisi
Yerevan
Iraq
Baghdad
Turkey
Ankara
19 terms
Eastern Middle East
main countries in Eastern Middle East
Iraq (language/religion)
Iraq (politics)
Iran (language/religion)
Iraq, Afghanistan, Iran
language: arabic/kurdish... religion: shia/sunnis
never colonized... Iranian revolution (1979) created theocracy... 1…
language: persian... religion: shia
main countries in Eastern Middle East
Iraq, Afghanistan, Iran
Iraq (language/religion)
language: arabic/kurdish... religion: shia/sunnis
14 terms
Middle East-Eastern Med.
Ottoman Empire
Safavid Empire
Mughal Empire
Palestine
Muslim empire closest to Europe. Ruled Israel before WWI.
Muslim empire in modern Iran.
Muslim Empire in India
A territory in the Middle East on the eastern coast of the Me…
Ottoman Empire
Muslim empire closest to Europe. Ruled Israel before WWI.
Safavid Empire
Muslim empire in modern Iran.
12 terms
Eastern Middle East
Iraq
Turkey
Georgia
Armenia
Baghdad
Ankara
Tbilisi
Yerevan
Iraq
Baghdad
Turkey
Ankara
25 terms
Middle Eastern History
Anti-Semitism
Partitioning
Zionism
Palestinian
hatred of Jews simply because they practiced the Jewish faith.
dividing up of a territory or country into smaller territorie…
the movement that supported the idea that the worlds Jews des…
A member of the native Arab population of the region of Pales…
Anti-Semitism
hatred of Jews simply because they practiced the Jewish faith.
Partitioning
dividing up of a territory or country into smaller territorie…
15 terms
Middle East & The Eastern Mediterranean
Manama
Tehran
Baghdad
Kuwait city
Bahrain
Iran
Iraq
Kuwait
Manama
Bahrain
Tehran
Iran
43 terms
Middle Eastern History and More
Israel
Holocaust
Zionism
Anti-Semitism
A country established in 1948 as a safe haven for Jews in the…
The murder of millions of Europeans during World War II.
A movement to create a homeland for Jewish people in the land…
Hatred or discrimination against Jews.
Israel
A country established in 1948 as a safe haven for Jews in the…
Holocaust
The murder of millions of Europeans during World War II.
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Middle Eastern History
Zionism
Anti-Semitism
Holocaust
Persian Gulf War
A movement to create a Jewish homeland in Palestine
Discrimination or hatred of Jews.
A mass slaughter of Jews and other civilians, carried out by…
A military force used to liberate Kuwait from the Iraqi invas…
Zionism
A movement to create a Jewish homeland in Palestine
Anti-Semitism
Discrimination or hatred of Jews.
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Eastern Middle East Capital Flashcards
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Georgia
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Tbillisi
Afghanistan
Kabul
Armenia
Yerevan
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Eastern Civ Review -- Middle East
Caliph
Muhammad's successor
Abu's successor
Jihad
A successor of Muhammad's
Abu Bakar
Umar
"Struggle in the way of God" - warriors get a place in paradi…
Caliph
A successor of Muhammad's
Muhammad's successor
Abu Bakar
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MIDDLE EAST HISTORY VOCAB
Ottoman Empire
sultan
tolerance
anti-Semitism
a Muslim empire that lasted from 1400 until after WWI. It ext…
ruler of the Ottoman empire
a fair attitude toward opinions and practices that differ fro…
discrimination or prejudice towards Jews
Ottoman Empire
a Muslim empire that lasted from 1400 until after WWI. It ext…
sultan
ruler of the Ottoman empire
23 terms
Middle East History Review
A movement to give the Jews a homeland
Part of the territory controlled by Gr…
Ottoman Empire after WWI
Anti-Semitism
Zionism
Palestine
The territory was split up after WWI and became mandates to F…
The prejudice and hatred of Jews
A movement to give the Jews a homeland
Zionism
Part of the territory controlled by Gr…
Palestine
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Modern Middle Eastern History
Wahhabism
Syrian Civil War
Israel/Palestinian Territory and Confl…
Holocaust
is a religious movement or branch of Sunni Islam... it is a rea…
is a conflict between its long-serving government and those s…
is rooted in a dispute over land claimed by Jews as their bib…
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime during t…
Wahhabism
is a religious movement or branch of Sunni Islam... it is a rea…
Syrian Civil War
is a conflict between its long-serving government and those s…
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Modern Middle Eastern History
Wahhabism
Syrian Civil War
Israel Territory and Conflict
Holocaust
is a religious movement or branch of Sunni Islam. The signifi…
The Syrian Civil War is an ongoing international armed confli…
Since the war of 1967, Palestinians have come to accept the r…
The Holocaust, also known as the Shoah, was a genocide in whi…
Wahhabism
is a religious movement or branch of Sunni Islam. The signifi…
Syrian Civil War
The Syrian Civil War is an ongoing international armed confli…
94 terms
Middle Eastern History
Adib Shishakli
Khalid al-Azm
Hafiz al-Asad
Abd al-Karim Qasam
...
...
...
...
Adib Shishakli
...
Khalid al-Azm
...
17 terms
Middle Eastern History
Ottoman Empire
Great Britain and France
Sunnis, Shias, and Kurds
Holocaust
This group ruled over what is now the Middle East for centuri…
These two European countries were responsible for splitting t…
These ethnic groups were greatly affected after the Ottoman E…
This event was led by Adolf Hitler and the Nazis in which ove…
Ottoman Empire
This group ruled over what is now the Middle East for centuri…
Great Britain and France
These two European countries were responsible for splitting t…
18 terms
Triche Middle East Eastern Mediterranean
What does this region act as a bridge…
What is the capitol of Syria?
What is Damascus known for?
What do Judaism, Christianity, and Isl…
Europe, Africa, and Asia
Damascus
being the oldest continuously settled urban center in the world
They all share the same territory, see Jesus as a historical…
What does this region act as a bridge…
Europe, Africa, and Asia
What is the capitol of Syria?
Damascus
101 terms
Middle Eastern History
Coptic Christians
Coptic Christians Significance
Nestorian Christians
Nestorian Christian Significance
based in Egypt/Syria, these people Believed Christ was a sing…
Heavily persecuted, their division from the ruling class part…
based in Iraq, they believed Jesus to be two people in one bo…
Heavily persecuted, their division from the Byzantine ruling…
Coptic Christians
based in Egypt/Syria, these people Believed Christ was a sing…
Coptic Christians Significance
Heavily persecuted, their division from the ruling class part…
13 terms
Modern Middle East History
Ataturk
Ottoman Empire
Syria
Iraq
Father of the turks
Most powerful empire in Southwest Asia and Africa
Dominated by France
Dominated by Britain
Ataturk
Father of the turks
Ottoman Empire
Most powerful empire in Southwest Asia and Africa
91 terms
Middle Eastern History
Middle East
Near East
Arab
Monophysite
"land of the seven seas" a geographical area that extends fro…
Where the lands south and east of the Mediterranean were the…
Native speaker of Arabic. A person who identifies with Arabic…
Pertaining to (mainly middle eastern) Christians who believe…
Middle East
"land of the seven seas" a geographical area that extends fro…
Near East
Where the lands south and east of the Mediterranean were the…
54 terms
Middle Eastern History
The Sassanid Empire
Sassanid Empire religion
Sassanid Empire capital
Byzantine-Sassanian War
224-651
Zoroastrianism
Ctesiphon
602-628
The Sassanid Empire
224-651
Sassanid Empire religion
Zoroastrianism
57 terms
Middle Eastern History
Ottoman Empire
Constantinople
Jannisaries
Suleiman
An empire from 1299 A.D. to November 1, 1922; started by Osman
Known today as Istanbul
The group of soldiers loyal to the sultan
The greatest Ottoman leader; ruled from 1520-1566; "_____" th…
Ottoman Empire
An empire from 1299 A.D. to November 1, 1922; started by Osman
Constantinople
Known today as Istanbul
44 terms
history // middle eastern vocab
palestinians.
zionists.
balfour declaration.
suez canal.
an arab group that may be most opposed to a jewish state in a…
the people who favored a jewish national homeland in palestine.
a statement from the british foreign secretary to jewish lead…
the stratigic water route taken over by egypt during the arab…
palestinians.
an arab group that may be most opposed to a jewish state in a…
zionists.
the people who favored a jewish national homeland in palestine.
53 terms
Middle Eastern History
imperialism
Zionism
Balfour Declaration
Husayn McMahon Agreement
One country controlling another country in order to gain mark…
Jewish movement to form a homeland
British declaration of support for a Jewish homeland
Declared British support for an independent Arab state
imperialism
One country controlling another country in order to gain mark…
Zionism
Jewish movement to form a homeland
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Middle Eastern History Final
Discuss the original "Five Pillars of…
With what ancient state was the Zoroas…
Discuss the 4 Social Classes that deve…
What type of administrative system did…
1. Witness or Creed = "Shahadah"... = Allah is the ONLY God and…
= First Persian Empire... = Monotheistic... = Struggle of Good (Ahu…
1. Muslim Arabs... = "Imperial Registry" gets top jobs, yearly s…
1. Caliph at the top... = directly collects taxes if locals are…
Discuss the original "Five Pillars of…
1. Witness or Creed = "Shahadah"... = Allah is the ONLY God and…
With what ancient state was the Zoroas…
= First Persian Empire... = Monotheistic... = Struggle of Good (Ahu…
14 terms
Middle Eastern History Final
Capital of Iraq
Population of Iraq
Major industry in the United Arab Emir…
Current leader of Iran
Baghdad
7,216,040
oil
Ali Khamenei
Capital of Iraq
Baghdad
Population of Iraq
7,216,040
42 terms
Middle Eastern History: Midterm
Abrahamic Religions
Qur'an
Ka'ba
Hijra
...
...
...
...
Abrahamic Religions
...
Qur'an
...
20 terms
Middle East History
Ottoman Empire
European politicians
The new countries included people who…
Hatred of the Jews
What large empire broke up after WWI?
Who drew up the boundaries for the new countries formed after…
What problems did the new boundaries cause as people found th…
What is Anti-Semitism
Ottoman Empire
What large empire broke up after WWI?
European politicians
Who drew up the boundaries for the new countries formed after…
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MIDDLE EAST HISTORY VOCAB
Ottoman Empire
tolerance
anti-Semitism
Holocaust
a Muslim empire that lasted from 1400 until after WWI. It ext…
a fair attitude toward opinions and practices that differ fro…
discrimination or prejudice towards Jews
the mass slaughter of European Jews in Nazi concentration cam…
Ottoman Empire
a Muslim empire that lasted from 1400 until after WWI. It ext…
tolerance
a fair attitude toward opinions and practices that differ fro…
19 terms
MIDDLE EAST HISTORY VOCAB
Ottoman Empire
sultan
tolerance
anti-Semitism
a Muslim empire that lasted from 1400 until after WWI. It ext…
ruler of the Ottoman empire
a fair attitude toward opinions and practices that differ fro…
discrimination or prejudice towards Jews
Ottoman Empire
a Muslim empire that lasted from 1400 until after WWI. It ext…
sultan
ruler of the Ottoman empire
HIstory of the Middle East
After the death of the Ottoman Empire,…
What was the first Arab state (country…
In 2001, what county did the United St…
What is the United States main ECONOMI…
Great Britain and France
Egypt
Afghanistan
Oil
After the death of the Ottoman Empire,…
Great Britain and France
What was the first Arab state (country…
Egypt
9 terms
Modern middle eastern history
Wahhabism
Syrian civil war
Israel/ Palestinian territory and conf…
Holocaust
Main faith in Saudi Abrbia; is very sticked( followed Islamic…
Started as a result of Arad Springs in 2011 many outside forc…
Confict was over land both wanted the same piece of land. May…
Also known as the Shoah. Was a mass murder of 6million Jews(…
Wahhabism
Main faith in Saudi Abrbia; is very sticked( followed Islamic…
Syrian civil war
Started as a result of Arad Springs in 2011 many outside forc…
19 terms
Middle Eastern History
Coptic Christians
Nestorian Christians
The Council of Ephesus
Diophysites
ethno-religious group situated in North Africa and the Middle…
emphasized the distinction between the human and divine natur…
council of Christian bishops, condemned nestorianism
believed that God was of two natures-- the human and the divine
Coptic Christians
ethno-religious group situated in North Africa and the Middle…
Nestorian Christians
emphasized the distinction between the human and divine natur…
104 terms
Middle Eastern History
Egypt's Liberal experiment
Ahmad Lutfi al-Sayyid
Youssef Chahine
Problems with the liberal experiment
Time period between WWI and WWII. Religious scholars like Ali…
First Director of Cairo University. Anti-colonial activitst.…
Director of "Alexandria Why?" which highlights the problems w…
Hatred of the British makes Egyptians unwilling to accept dem…
Egypt's Liberal experiment
Time period between WWI and WWII. Religious scholars like Ali…
Ahmad Lutfi al-Sayyid
First Director of Cairo University. Anti-colonial activitst.…
75 terms
Modern Middle Eastern History
SixArab States after Ottoman Fall
Ten Core Middle Eastern States
Four States that Exercised Full Sovere…
Britain and France Mandate System
Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Transjordan, Palestine, Iraq
Syria, Lebanon, Transjordan, Palestine, Saudia Arabia, Turkey…
Turkey, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
Britain retains control of Egypt and France and Britain admin…
SixArab States after Ottoman Fall
Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Transjordan, Palestine, Iraq
Ten Core Middle Eastern States
Syria, Lebanon, Transjordan, Palestine, Saudia Arabia, Turkey…
12 terms
Middle Eastern History
King Faisal
King Abdullah
Evian Accords
FLN
originally king of syria, but then he was deposed by french s…
in 1921, british asked this man who was the brother of faisal…
signed by president Charles de Gaul, granted independence to…
group which fought for Algerian independence
King Faisal
originally king of syria, but then he was deposed by french s…
King Abdullah
in 1921, british asked this man who was the brother of faisal…
19 terms
history middle eastern countries
egypt
turkey
syria
jordan
cairo
ankara
damascus
amman
egypt
cairo
turkey
ankara
46 terms
Middle Eastern History
American geographer.
Gallipoli
Ottomans
Mustafa Kemal
Who was Isaiah Bowman
What was a big battle between Ottoman and Australian forces d…
Who won Gallipoli?
Who was the important leader of the ottoman forces
American geographer.
Who was Isaiah Bowman
Gallipoli
What was a big battle between Ottoman and Australian forces d…
10 terms
Early Middle Eastern History II
Byzantine Empire
Alexander the Great
Zoroaster
Satrap
Eastern part Roman Empire
Defeated the Persians
Fought forces of evil
Eyes and ears for the king
Byzantine Empire
Eastern part Roman Empire
Alexander the Great
Defeated the Persians
11 terms
Middle Eastern History Vocab
hijaz
ka'aba
Allah
Quraysh
barrier
muslim shrine
God
powerful merchant tribe
hijaz
barrier
ka'aba
muslim shrine
Middle Eastern History
Ahmed Urabi
Huda Sha'arawi
Balfour Declaration
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
This colonel was suspended for not privileging Circassians ov…
This individual organized women's protests in 1919 and led th…
In 1919, this letter was published in the Times of London. It…
This Mujtahid, revolutionary, and politician founded the Isla…
Ahmed Urabi
This colonel was suspended for not privileging Circassians ov…
Huda Sha'arawi
This individual organized women's protests in 1919 and led th…
83 terms
Middle Eastern History Terms
Arab League
Orientalism
Mashriq
Maghreb
Collection of nations that share a strong Arabic history and…
viewed as other by Europeans, Western prejiduce based on empe…
countries east of Egypt; Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, Iraq, Jor…
"The West": North Africa
Arab League
Collection of nations that share a strong Arabic history and…
Orientalism
viewed as other by Europeans, Western prejiduce based on empe…
27 terms
Middle Eastern History Dates
Husayn-McMahon
Husayn Kamil
Israeli Independence War
Nasser
1915-1916
1915-1930
1948
1954
Husayn-McMahon
1915-1916
Husayn Kamil
1915-1930
23 terms
Middle Eastern History Events
Battle of Chaldiran
Tazimat
The Nahda
Urabi Revolt
End of Safavid conquest into Ottoman Empire
Reorganization of the Ottoman Empire
Cultural Renaissance in Ottoman
Nationalist Uprising in Egypt in 1879 against colonial occupa…
Battle of Chaldiran
End of Safavid conquest into Ottoman Empire
Tazimat
Reorganization of the Ottoman Empire
32 terms
Middle Eastern History People
Shah Ismail (Safavid)
Sultan Suleiman I
Sultan Mahmud II
Sultan Abdul Hamid II
1487-1524, Iran... Founder of Safavid Dynasty... Claimed spiritual…
1494-1566, Ottoman Empire... "Suleiman the Magnificent"... Ruled Ot…
1789-1839, Ottoman Empire... Extensive admin/military/fiscal ref…
1842-1918, Ottoman Empire... Saw period of decline... Removed const…
Shah Ismail (Safavid)
1487-1524, Iran... Founder of Safavid Dynasty... Claimed spiritual…
Sultan Suleiman I
1494-1566, Ottoman Empire... "Suleiman the Magnificent"... Ruled Ot…
42 terms
Middle Eastern History
Aisha
Ali
Dhimmi
"Five Pillars"
7th century. The Prophet Muhammad's favorite wife. Muhammad m…
7th century. Muhammad's cousin. One of the first to convert t…
the followers of the religion tolerated by law. Allowed to pr…
of Islam - emphasis of the Islamic worship. 1 Profession of f…
Aisha
7th century. The Prophet Muhammad's favorite wife. Muhammad m…
Ali
7th century. Muhammad's cousin. One of the first to convert t…
45 terms
Middle Eastern History
Byzantine
Mecca
hadith
Abu Talib
Christian empire that controlled the eastern Mediterranean at…
City in which Muhammad was born
Term for the collected memories and traditions that make up o…
Uncle of Muhammad who protected Muhammad when he was orphaned
Byzantine
Christian empire that controlled the eastern Mediterranean at…
Mecca
City in which Muhammad was born
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