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10 terms
Modern Era
integrate
boycott
migrant farm worker
Peace Corps
to bring together people of all races
to refuse to do business with or buy goods from a person, gro…
a person who travels from farm to farm to harvest crops
agency that trains and sends American volunteers overseas to…
integrate
to bring together people of all races
boycott
to refuse to do business with or buy goods from a person, gro…
15 terms
Modern Era
Cesar Chavez
Warren Court
incorporation doctrine
OPEC oil embargo
non-violent leader of United Farm Workers union; led strikes…
Chief Justice of Supreme Court; used Court's authority to sup…
principle under which Supreme Court has nationalized the Bill…
(1973) Following Arab states attack on Israel, OPEC imposed e…
Cesar Chavez
non-violent leader of United Farm Workers union; led strikes…
Warren Court
Chief Justice of Supreme Court; used Court's authority to sup…
18 terms
The Modern Era
Stagflation
American Indian Movement (AIM)
Cesar Chavez
Betty Freidan
Period of slow economic growth and high unemployment (stagnat…
Civil rights group organized to promote the interests of Nati…
1927-1993. Farm worker, labor leader, and civil-rights activi…
Author of The Feminine Mystique credited with starting the se…
Stagflation
Period of slow economic growth and high unemployment (stagnat…
American Indian Movement (AIM)
Civil rights group organized to promote the interests of Nati…
15 terms
Modern era
Watergate
Roe v Wade
Regents of University of California v…
Camp David Accords
Created on Nixon's attempt to cover up a burgular of the offi…
Address the right of women to choose whether to have an abort…
, ruled race can use in considering applicants to college or…
During the Carter Administration this was a peace treaty betw…
Watergate
Created on Nixon's attempt to cover up a burgular of the offi…
Roe v Wade
Address the right of women to choose whether to have an abort…
23 terms
Modern Era
progressive
reform
muckraker
Treaty of Versailles
making use for new and creative ideas.
are changes designed to improve the lives of many people.
writers who dig up dirt, or "muck", about dangerous working c…
a peace treaty that ended World War I.
progressive
making use for new and creative ideas.
reform
are changes designed to improve the lives of many people.
106 terms
MODERN ERA
World War I (the Great War)
Francis Ferdinand
Germany's "blank check"
the Schlieffen Plan
1914 - 1918. Caused by the assassination of Franz Ferdinand,…
Austrian - Hungary archduke who got assassinated by a Serbian…
Germany tells Austria they will pay whatever needed to suppor…
Germany invading France via Belgium.
World War I (the Great War)
1914 - 1918. Caused by the assassination of Franz Ferdinand,…
Francis Ferdinand
Austrian - Hungary archduke who got assassinated by a Serbian…
48 terms
The Modern Era
New Federalism
Silent Majority
Southern Strategy
Swann v. Charlotte
President Richard Nixon's program to turn over part of the fe…
a name given by President Richard Nixon to the moderate, main…
Nixon's plan to persuade conservative southern white voters a…
Supreme Court decision that stated that busing of students co…
New Federalism
President Richard Nixon's program to turn over part of the fe…
Silent Majority
a name given by President Richard Nixon to the moderate, main…
10 terms
Modern Era
integrate
boycott
migrant farm worker
Peace Corps
to bring together people of all races
to refuse to do business with or buy goods from a person, gro…
a person who travels from farm to farm to harvest crops
agency that trains and sends American volunteers overseas to…
integrate
to bring together people of all races
boycott
to refuse to do business with or buy goods from a person, gro…
21 terms
Modern Era
Characteristics of globalism
Since the 1950's, the trend in compute…
Technology in healthcare has resulted…
Parts of the GI Bill
innovation, competition, and privatizing
personal computers and applications
higher life expectancies
subsidized loans for homes, college or trade school education…
Characteristics of globalism
innovation, competition, and privatizing
Since the 1950's, the trend in compute…
personal computers and applications
10 terms
Modern era
Integrate
Boycott
Migrant farm worker
Peace Corps
To bring together people of all races
To refuse to do business with or buy goods from a perm, group…
A person who travels from farm to farm to harvest crops
Agency that trains and sends American volunteers overseas to…
Integrate
To bring together people of all races
Boycott
To refuse to do business with or buy goods from a perm, group…
20 terms
Modern Era
reclining nude
enlightenment
1789
pointillism
Established during the Renaissance. Reclining nude figures em…
A philosophical movement in eighteenth-century Europe that fo…
Beginning of French Revolution
A school of painters who used a technique of painting with ti…
reclining nude
Established during the Renaissance. Reclining nude figures em…
enlightenment
A philosophical movement in eighteenth-century Europe that fo…
25 terms
Modern Era
"modern" refers to
from symbolism to extentialism to pysc…
in symbolism, mood or atmosphere was c…
in symbolism, often employed a gauze-l…
a specific period in art history, mid to late 19th century to…
experimentation with different forms
the most crucial aspect of production in symbolist theatre
suggest a dream-like, misty, timeless void
"modern" refers to
a specific period in art history, mid to late 19th century to…
from symbolism to extentialism to pysc…
experimentation with different forms
16 terms
The Modern Era
Passive Resistance
Suffrage
Urbanization
Nuclear Proliferation
Nonviolent opposition to authority, especially a refusal to c…
The right to vote
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
the spread of nuclear weapons production technology and knowl…
Passive Resistance
Nonviolent opposition to authority, especially a refusal to c…
Suffrage
The right to vote
44 terms
Modern Era
Modern Era Dates
Atonality
Polyrhythm
Polytonality
1900-present
-framework of key is entirely rejected... -all 12 tones equally…
two or more rhythms used at the same time
-two or more keys simultaneously... -impression of orderly progr…
Modern Era Dates
1900-present
Atonality
-framework of key is entirely rejected... -all 12 tones equally…
15 terms
The Modern Era
Al Qaeda
IRA
OPEC
Climate change
Terrorist group that attacks US on 9/11
Irish terror group that strikes against Britain
Group of Arab countries that export oil
the idea that the earth is continuing to warm
Al Qaeda
Terrorist group that attacks US on 9/11
IRA
Irish terror group that strikes against Britain
12 terms
The Modern Era
Which century saw a continuation of Ro…
List the two types of music that compo…
What is nationalism?
Who was Jean Sibelius?
The 20th Century
Folk and Traditional Music
A nation's identity
Created true masterpieces partially derived from his native F…
Which century saw a continuation of Ro…
The 20th Century
List the two types of music that compo…
Folk and Traditional Music
11 terms
Modern Era
ragtime
jazz
blues
bebop
late 19th century piano style created by African Americans, c…
a musical style created mainly by African Americans in the ea…
African American form of secular folk music, related to jazz,…
complex jazz style developed in the 1940s characterized by fa…
ragtime
late 19th century piano style created by African Americans, c…
jazz
a musical style created mainly by African Americans in the ea…
42 terms
Modern Era
Modernism in Art
Cubism
Surrealism (dreamscapes)
Modernest Melody:
German Expressionism... -feelings... -anxieties... -fears
ex) Pablo Picasso: Three Musicians
Ex) Salvador Dali... Time Dilation,
More Angularity and Chromaticism... old-Conjunct(smooth)... new-Dis…
Modernism in Art
German Expressionism... -feelings... -anxieties... -fears
Cubism
ex) Pablo Picasso: Three Musicians
42 terms
Modern Era
Truman & Eisenhower
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Truman - 1945-1953... Eisenhower - 1953-1961
Policy of the US aimed at keeping communism from spreading; f…
1947... After Britain advised they could no longer support the c…
1948... To assist in the economic recovery of Europe, Congress a…
Truman & Eisenhower
Truman - 1945-1953... Eisenhower - 1953-1961
Containment
Policy of the US aimed at keeping communism from spreading; f…
11 terms
Modern Era
Symbolism
Scrim
Oscar Wild
Adolphe Appia
Mood or atmosphere was considered the most crucial aspect of…
Often employed a gauze - like curtain, to suggest a dream
English aestheticism; also know for "Art for Art's sake; "Lyi…
Set designer; pioneered the use of 3 dimensional sets "Rhythm…
Symbolism
Mood or atmosphere was considered the most crucial aspect of…
Scrim
Often employed a gauze - like curtain, to suggest a dream
25 terms
Modern Era
passive resistance
sufferage
urbanization
nuclear proliferation
Nonviolent opposition to authority, especially a refusal to c…
the right to vote
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
the spread of nuclear weapons production technology and knowl…
passive resistance
Nonviolent opposition to authority, especially a refusal to c…
sufferage
the right to vote
15 terms
Modern Era
Civil disobediance
boycott
apartheid
African national congress
the form of protest that calls on people to disobey unjust laws
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
An organization dedicated to obtaining equal voting and civil…
Civil disobediance
the form of protest that calls on people to disobey unjust laws
boycott
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
8 terms
Modern Era
Gorbachev
Deng Xiaoping
Margaret Thatcher
European Union
Leader of Soviet Union when it collapses in large part of his…
Continued communist control of government in China but, bring…
Female prime minister of Great Britain, establishes a relatio…
Economic Union of most European countries
Gorbachev
Leader of Soviet Union when it collapses in large part of his…
Deng Xiaoping
Continued communist control of government in China but, bring…
23 terms
Modern Era
Civil Disobedience
Boycott
Apartheid
African National Congress
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
A system of legal racial segregation enforced by the National…
An organization dedicated to obtaining equal voting and civil…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
Boycott
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
26 terms
Modern Era
Civil Disobedience
Apartheid
Suffrage
Urbanization
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
The right to vote
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
Apartheid
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
18 terms
Modern Era
Boycott
Apartheid
African National Congress
Civil Disobedience
A refusal to buy certain goods
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
An organization dedicated to obtaining equal voting and civil…
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
Boycott
A refusal to buy certain goods
Apartheid
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
49 terms
Modern Era
Reagans Economic Policy
supply side economics
Reaganomics
moral majority
Program for economic recovery
growth by investing in capital and by lowering barriers on th…
wide spread tax cuts, decreased social spending, increased mi…
prominent American political organization associated with the…
Reagans Economic Policy
Program for economic recovery
supply side economics
growth by investing in capital and by lowering barriers on th…
22 terms
Modern Era
impact of Columbian exchange
second agricultural revolution
population trends and boom
Colonialism
exchanges between old and new worlds and diseases
helped improve food production to feed more than the farmer a…
immense population growth
practicing political control over another country
impact of Columbian exchange
exchanges between old and new worlds and diseases
second agricultural revolution
helped improve food production to feed more than the farmer a…
38 terms
Modern Era
Claude Debussy
Claude Debussy
Claude Debussy
Impressionism
Prelude to the afternoon of a fawn
Claire de lune
church modes, fleeting mood, mist atmosphere
stresses tone color, atmosphere and fluidity
Claude Debussy
Prelude to the afternoon of a fawn
Claude Debussy
Claire de lune
15 terms
Modern Era
civil disobedience
boycott
apartheid
African National Congress
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
An organization dedicated to obtaining equal voting and civil…
civil disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
boycott
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
15 terms
Modern Era
Boycott
Apartheid
Civil Disobediance
African National Congress
A refusal to buy certain goods
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
the form of protest that calls on people to disobey unjust laws
An organization dedicated to obtaining equal voting and civil…
Boycott
A refusal to buy certain goods
Apartheid
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
15 terms
Modern Era
Civil Disobedience
Boycott
Apartheid
African National Congress
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
A social policy or racial segregation involving political and…
An organization dedicated to obtaining equal voting and civil…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
Boycott
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
16 terms
Modern Era
CYNICISM
PSYCHOANALYSIS
ALIENATION
DISIULLUSIONMENT
an inclination to believe that people are motivated purely by…
dealing with conscious and unconscious mind. feeling trapped/…
he state or experience of being isolated from a group or an a…
a feeling of disappointment resulting from the discovery that…
CYNICISM
an inclination to believe that people are motivated purely by…
PSYCHOANALYSIS
dealing with conscious and unconscious mind. feeling trapped/…
20 terms
Modern Era
Desparecidos
Dissidents
Contras
Multinational corporations
"Disappeared" people in Argentina who criticize the governmen…
People who disagree with the government
Groups seeking to overthrown Nicaragua Sandinsta government
Foreign owned businesses in a host country
Desparecidos
"Disappeared" people in Argentina who criticize the governmen…
Dissidents
People who disagree with the government
13 terms
Modern Era
Anti-aprtheid leader who was arrested…
India's first prime minister
Strict social segregation between blac…
Leader of Indian independence movement
Mandela
Nenru
Apartheid
Ghandi
Anti-aprtheid leader who was arrested…
Mandela
India's first prime minister
Nenru
13 terms
Modern Era
1871
1891
1903
1939
Vatican I
Pope Leo
St. Pius X (Against Modernism)
Pius XIII (Hitler's Pope)
1871
Vatican I
1891
Pope Leo
23 terms
Modern Era
Mandela
F.W. de Klerk
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Ahmed Ben Balla
leader of ANC and was imprisoned. First black president of So…
president of SA who aimed to end isolation, legalized ALC and…
leader of the muslim league, protected muslim interest, wante…
first president of independent algeria, wanted to be socialis…
Mandela
leader of ANC and was imprisoned. First black president of So…
F.W. de Klerk
president of SA who aimed to end isolation, legalized ALC and…
16 terms
Modern Era
Unionists favored
Multinational Corporations are busines…
The roots of the Troubles reach back t…
The United Nations declared the policy…
Protestant control of Ireland
Facilities and assets in multiple countries
Henry VIII
1960
Unionists favored
Protestant control of Ireland
Multinational Corporations are busines…
Facilities and assets in multiple countries
33 terms
Modern Era
Russification
Bolsheviks
Soviets
Leninism
a czarist policy in the 19th cent that promoted Russian langu…
the most radical of Russia's anti govt groups at the turn of…
local action councils formed by Russian radicals before the 1…
a political system in which one party holds a monopoly on pow…
Russification
a czarist policy in the 19th cent that promoted Russian langu…
Bolsheviks
the most radical of Russia's anti govt groups at the turn of…
40 terms
Unit 9: Modern Era
Richard Nixon
Tinker v. Des Moines
Wisconsin v. Yoder
Equal Rights Amendment (ERA)
Conservative President of the United States from 1969 to 1974…
Wearing an armband to protest the Vietnam war is symbolic spe…
Amish people refused to send their children to school past th…
Proposed in 1923 to eliminate gender based discrimination and…
Richard Nixon
Conservative President of the United States from 1969 to 1974…
Tinker v. Des Moines
Wearing an armband to protest the Vietnam war is symbolic spe…
26 terms
modern era
U.S Support for Israel
Camp David Accords
Sam Walton
Marines in Lebanon
...
...
...
...
U.S Support for Israel
...
Camp David Accords
...
26 terms
Modern era
Nick named "lady day" this african ame…
Technique used in 20th century music w…
German composer who along with his stu…
Also known as serialism this subcatego…
Billie holiday
Atonality
Arnold Schoenberg
Twelve tone
Nick named "lady day" this african ame…
Billie holiday
Technique used in 20th century music w…
Atonality
8 terms
The Modern Era
Dates of the period
Primary Writers and their works (7)
Important subjects (6)
historical events which effected peopl…
1900-1950 AD
-Franz Kafka- The Metamorphosis ... -Virginia Woolf- To the Ligh…
-modernism... -individualism... -loss... -innovation... -experimentation…
-WW I... -Womens right to vote... -Great Depression... -Dust Bowl... -WW…
Dates of the period
1900-1950 AD
Primary Writers and their works (7)
-Franz Kafka- The Metamorphosis ... -Virginia Woolf- To the Ligh…
25 terms
Modern Era
George H. W. Bush
Collapse of Soviet Union
Saddam Hussein
TANF
republican vice president of Ronald Reagan; elected president…
economy of the country collapses and reforms are put in place…
military dictator of Iraq; causes Desert Storm/Gulf War by in…
welfare reform law passed during the Clinton administration w…
George H. W. Bush
republican vice president of Ronald Reagan; elected president…
Collapse of Soviet Union
economy of the country collapses and reforms are put in place…
88 terms
The Modern Era
Anarchy
Revelation
Indignant
Vexed
Absence of law and order
An act of revealing or communicating divine truth
Feeling anger over injustice
Irritated; harassed
Anarchy
Absence of law and order
Revelation
An act of revealing or communicating divine truth
24 terms
Modern Era
Atonality - Modern Era
Pentatonic Scales - Modern Era
Polyrhythm - Modern Era
Polytonality - Modern Era
- tonal absence of any tonal centre ... - characterized by unres…
- scales consisting of 5 different pitches (CDFGA)... - common i…
- two or more rhythms performed at the same time
- the simultaneous use of two or more tonal centres
Atonality - Modern Era
- tonal absence of any tonal centre ... - characterized by unres…
Pentatonic Scales - Modern Era
- scales consisting of 5 different pitches (CDFGA)... - common i…
24 terms
Modern Era
Atonality - Modern Era
Pentatonic Scales - Modern Era
Polyrhythm - Modern Era
Polytonality - Modern Era
- tonal absence of any tonal centre ... - characterized by unres…
- scales consisting of 5 different pitches (CDFGA)... - common i…
- two or more rhythms performed at the same time
- the simultaneous use of two or more tonal centres
Atonality - Modern Era
- tonal absence of any tonal centre ... - characterized by unres…
Pentatonic Scales - Modern Era
- scales consisting of 5 different pitches (CDFGA)... - common i…
Modern Era
Around what time did the Modern Era st…
Printing Press
Cortez and Pizarro and impact on Mesoa…
King Henry VIII
1500s, no.
In 1450, Johannes Gutenberg created a metal cast, durable and…
In 1519 Hernan Cortez explored Mexico and conquered the Aztec…
King Henry was the father of Queen Elizabeth I. This English…
Around what time did the Modern Era st…
1500s, no.
Printing Press
In 1450, Johannes Gutenberg created a metal cast, durable and…
22 terms
modern era
george h.w. bush
collapse if soviet union
saddam hussein
TANF
republican vice president of ronald reagan. elected president…
economy of the country collapses and reforms are put in place…
military dictator of iraq. causes desert storm/ gulf war by i…
welfare reform law passed during the clinton administration w…
george h.w. bush
republican vice president of ronald reagan. elected president…
collapse if soviet union
economy of the country collapses and reforms are put in place…
9 terms
Modern era
African independence
Apartheid
The taliban
sectarian
The decolonization of Africa after WWII
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
A group of militant Islamic fundamentalists that ruled with b…
narrowly confined to a particular group
African independence
The decolonization of Africa after WWII
Apartheid
A South African policy of complete legal separation of the ra…
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