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10 terms
Global II: Modern Europe
European Union
Common Market
Chunnel
Russian Federation
International organization of European countries formed after…
a group of countries that acts as a single market, without tr…
the railroad tunnel between France and England under the Engl…
Name of the successor state to the Soviet Union, commonly kno…
European Union
International organization of European countries formed after…
Common Market
a group of countries that acts as a single market, without tr…
26 terms
Modern Global
Geography
Cartography
Orientation
Compass rose
the study of earth
one who makes maps
the relative physical position or direction of something
a map tool that indicates direction
Geography
the study of earth
Cartography
one who makes maps
21 terms
Modern Global
Radio Detection and Ranging
D-Day
axis powers
Battle of the Bulge
radar
June 6, 1944- Allies help take back France (Normandy)
Germany, Italy, Japan
Germany attacks US in December, 1944
Radio Detection and Ranging
radar
D-Day
June 6, 1944- Allies help take back France (Normandy)
37 terms
modern global
the longest river
flows north into the Mediterranean
aswan high dam hydroelectric ___
a new source for crop irrigation
nile
nile
power
aswan high dam
the longest river
nile
flows north into the Mediterranean
nile
12 terms
Modern global
Windward
Leeward:rainshadow
North atlantic drift
Monsoons
Wet side of a mount
Dry side of a mount (an area the rec. Little rain
A warm water current that starts from the tropics and heats e…
Winds that blow over south asia
Windward
Wet side of a mount
Leeward:rainshadow
Dry side of a mount (an area the rec. Little rain
26 terms
Modern Global
Weather
Climate
axis
temperature
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
weather pattern typical for an area over a ling period of time
an imaginary line that runs through the center of the earth b…
degree of hotness or coldness measured on a set scale, Fahren…
Weather
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
Climate
weather pattern typical for an area over a ling period of time
32 terms
modern global
primary
secondary
tertiary
sun belt
something that pertains to raw materials and basic foods. min…
finished goods manufacturing metal working ect
the service industry. entertainment, retail, sales
the southern region of the usa is the
primary
something that pertains to raw materials and basic foods. min…
secondary
finished goods manufacturing metal working ect
29 terms
Modern Global
Lord Lytton
Macaulay
Sepoi rebellion
Sino japanese war
courteous to the indian people, however he still tried to pro…
Believes Indian people should be thaught english rather thank…
Sepois indian troops in british army. They rebelled against a…
fight over korea divided korea japan won
Lord Lytton
courteous to the indian people, however he still tried to pro…
Macaulay
Believes Indian people should be thaught english rather thank…
24 terms
Modern global
Continentality
Tundra
Taiga
Steppe
The effect within the interior portions of landmass
A vast, treeless plain
A boreal forest belt that covers 2/5ths of western Russia and…
This temperate grassland area has dry summers and long cold d…
Continentality
The effect within the interior portions of landmass
Tundra
A vast, treeless plain
Global Modernisms
post-visualization
"strait photography"
Group f.64
"learning to see photographically"
editing after the fact
no editing, you set up the photo as you are taking it
Group named after a very small setting to take sharp photos.…
-Weston... must be created before was exposed
post-visualization
editing after the fact
"strait photography"
no editing, you set up the photo as you are taking it
15 terms
Modern Globalization
Globalization
Cultural Diffusion
Indigenous Cultures
Favelas
the increasing interaction between national boundaries that a…
the movement of culture traits from one culture to another
native or tribal cultures of a specific area uncontacted with…
Brazilian urban settlements in extreme poverty
Globalization
the increasing interaction between national boundaries that a…
Cultural Diffusion
the movement of culture traits from one culture to another
23 terms
Modern Globalization
Globalization
Cultural Diffusion
Indigenous Cultures
Favelas
The increasing interaction across national boundaries that af…
The movement of culture traits from one culture to another... -R…
Native or tribal cultures of a specific area.
Urban settlements in Brazil "Shantytowns" ... Extreme poverty di…
Globalization
The increasing interaction across national boundaries that af…
Cultural Diffusion
The movement of culture traits from one culture to another... -R…
27 terms
Globalization/Modern
Globalization:
National Identity:
Political Ideology:
Self Determination:
The growing integration of economies and societies around the…
Depiction of a country as a whole; encompassing its culture,…
A set of beliefs, aims, and ideas
The determining by the people of the form of government they…
Globalization:
The growing integration of economies and societies around the…
National Identity:
Depiction of a country as a whole; encompassing its culture,…
Global Modernization
What important natural resource is in…
What is fundamentalism? Give an exampl…
Who is Kemal Ataturk?
What did Ataturk do for Turkey?
Oil/natural gas
A form of religion that upholds a belief. ... Example:strict
Leader of Turkey
Modernized and westernized Turkey
What important natural resource is in…
Oil/natural gas
What is fundamentalism? Give an exampl…
A form of religion that upholds a belief. ... Example:strict
Modernity and Globalization
The distinction drawn by Tönnies betw…
Individualism in relation to social mo…
Ascribed and achieved statuses (De Swa…
* How patterns of social and economic…
-Community: intimate villages held together by tradition. Tra…
-Social modernity is characterized as patterns of social rela…
Pre modernity: religion, royalty, language, gender, and race…
-Most comprehensive social arrangement is called society. ... -S…
The distinction drawn by Tönnies betw…
-Community: intimate villages held together by tradition. Tra…
Individualism in relation to social mo…
-Social modernity is characterized as patterns of social rela…
17 terms
Modernity and Globalization
modernity
characteristics of modernity
industrialism
nation-states
forms of social life that emerged in Europe around the 1500s…
capitalism, industrialism, nation-states, secularization
the dependence on production
political system of the nation state; organization by law and…
modernity
forms of social life that emerged in Europe around the 1500s…
characteristics of modernity
capitalism, industrialism, nation-states, secularization
Modern global culture
unitary system
federal system
autocracy
monarchy
gives all key powers to the national or central government
divides the powers of government between national and state
any system of government in which the power and authority to…
another form of autocratic government
unitary system
gives all key powers to the national or central government
federal system
divides the powers of government between national and state
74 terms
Modern Global Final
Pre WWI Imperialism: Europe and America
The open door policy
rapid modernization of Japan
causes of WWI
Europe: Spanish American war happened 1900's ... America: tried…
all countries get equal trade with China
elected parliament, transport and communication system, highl…
imperialism, nationalism, and militarism
Pre WWI Imperialism: Europe and America
Europe: Spanish American war happened 1900's ... America: tried…
The open door policy
all countries get equal trade with China
22 terms
modern global studies
difference between climate and weather?
describe a region's climate
5 factors that can influence the climate
monsoon
climate is the the conditions over long period of time ... weath…
temperature, season, precipitation
elevation, latitude belts, landforms, influence of wind, near…
winds that blows over South Asia
difference between climate and weather?
climate is the the conditions over long period of time ... weath…
describe a region's climate
temperature, season, precipitation
7 terms
Modern Global Issues
deforestation
Middle East
theocracy
terrorism
trees get cut down without replanting new parts
Israel created in Palestine after World War 2
government in which a country is ruled by a religious leader
use of violence to achieve political goals
deforestation
trees get cut down without replanting new parts
Middle East
Israel created in Palestine after World War 2
15 terms
modern global test
old regime
king Louis xvi
maria antwonet
estates general
a monarch or aristocratic political system
the 16th king of france
the wife of king Louis the 16
the legislative body of France until 1789
old regime
a monarch or aristocratic political system
king Louis xvi
the 16th king of france
20 terms
Modern Global Conflicts
9-11
Al Qaeda
Developed Nation
Developing Nation
A series of coordinated suicide attacks by al-Qaeda upon the…
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
nation with a higher average level of material well-being
Nations that are economically and technologically less develo…
9-11
A series of coordinated suicide attacks by al-Qaeda upon the…
Al Qaeda
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
12 terms
Global economy and modern slavery
suffrage
trafficking
global
guts
The right to vote
Deal or trade in something illegal
worldwide
1. intestines 2. courage
suffrage
The right to vote
trafficking
Deal or trade in something illegal
25 terms
Modern Global Test Two
Effects of rail roads
Eli Whitney
James Watt
James Hargreaves
1. gave manufacturers a cheap way to transport goods ... 2.creat…
creator of cotton gin
creator of steam engine
creator of cotton jenny
Effects of rail roads
1. gave manufacturers a cheap way to transport goods ... 2.creat…
Eli Whitney
creator of cotton gin
15 terms
Modern Global Vocab
globalization
cultural diffusion
indigenous cultures
favelas
the increasing interaction across national boundaries that af…
the movement of culture traits from one culture to another
cultures native to a land/environment
Brazilian urban settlements, living in extreme poverty outsid…
globalization
the increasing interaction across national boundaries that af…
cultural diffusion
the movement of culture traits from one culture to another
31 terms
Modern Global Issues
Natural resources
Demand
Supply
Capital
materials and substances that are made in nature, such as oil…
in need, request of substance or act
provide a substance
wealth in different forms including money
Natural resources
materials and substances that are made in nature, such as oil…
Demand
in need, request of substance or act
32 terms
Modern world Global interdependence
SPQR
Senator
Tribune
Patrician
Legendary initials of the Roman Empire:
...
...
Wealthy, aristocratic landowners who held most of the power i…
SPQR
Legendary initials of the Roman Empire:
Senator
...
52 terms
Modern Global Conflict-Exam
Marxian Economics
Thucydides
Persia
Prussia
This is an economic system adopted for Karl Marx, a German ph…
Born in 460 BCE, this Greek historian and political philosoph…
Currently referred to as Iran, this was the group of imperial…
This was a German ruled area of central and Eastern Europe fr…
Marxian Economics
This is an economic system adopted for Karl Marx, a German ph…
Thucydides
Born in 460 BCE, this Greek historian and political philosoph…
25 terms
Modern Global Studies-Imperialism Review
Imperialism
Social Darwinism
Berlin Conference
Opium War
Control by one power over a dependent area or people
The idea of natural selection and survival of the fittest was…
The name of the conference in which Europeans carved up terri…
The name of the war between China and England? (hint: it was…
Imperialism
Control by one power over a dependent area or people
Social Darwinism
The idea of natural selection and survival of the fittest was…
23 terms
Global Quiz: Modern Middle East
Imperialism
Nationalism
Armenian Genocide
Muhammad Ali
When one country shows economic, political and/or social cont…
Patriotism, pride in your nation
Due to nationalism and suspicion, Muslim Turks tried to destr…
"the father of modern Egypt" who made many reforms to moderni…
Imperialism
When one country shows economic, political and/or social cont…
Nationalism
Patriotism, pride in your nation
12 terms
Vocab modern global
Congress party
Partition
Kashmir
Bangladesh
A party in u.s court or government official wether your for s…
A major document or decision type change by people
The battle that was bought with people
The leader of India during the independence area
Congress party
A party in u.s court or government official wether your for s…
Partition
A major document or decision type change by people
183 terms
Modern Global Unit One
Renaissance
Bubonic Plague
Merchants
Medici
1300 - 1600, rebirth, revival of art and learning the classics
killed 60% of the people, with less people labor survivors co…
dominated politics, did not inherit social rank, used their w…
one powerful banking family
Renaissance
1300 - 1600, rebirth, revival of art and learning the classics
Bubonic Plague
killed 60% of the people, with less people labor survivors co…
29 terms
Modern Global 21 Final
WWII: post war recovery
WWII: Nuremberg
WWII: holocaust
WWII: atomic weapons
The majority of Europe and Japan needed to rebuild everything…
City where nazis create the "Nuremberg laws". Nuremberg trial…
Systematic persecution of Jewish population started long befo…
US use of atomic bomb ended WWII. Japan was forced to surrend…
WWII: post war recovery
The majority of Europe and Japan needed to rebuild everything…
WWII: Nuremberg
City where nazis create the "Nuremberg laws". Nuremberg trial…
9 terms
Modern Global Studies final
Mao Zedong
Iron Curtain
Berlin Wall
Cold War
Chinese communist- leader of the people's republic of china.…
The political, military, and ideological barrier erected by t…
Divided east and west and was to keep western fascists from e…
A name given to the relationship that developed primarily bet…
Mao Zedong
Chinese communist- leader of the people's republic of china.…
Iron Curtain
The political, military, and ideological barrier erected by t…
16 terms
Chapter 9 modern global
Industrial Revolution
Enclosures
Crop rotation
Industrialization
Greatly increased output of machine made goods
Larger fields where landowners experimented with more product…
Don't plant the same crap in the same spot multiple years in…
The process of developing machine production goods
Industrial Revolution
Greatly increased output of machine made goods
Enclosures
Larger fields where landowners experimented with more product…
21 terms
modern global chapter 4
birthrate
death rate
natural increase
migration
number of births per year
number of deaths per year
growth rate of a population; difference between birth and dea…
movement of people from place to place
birthrate
number of births per year
death rate
number of deaths per year
52 terms
Modern Global Unit3
Causes of WWI
Alliances
Nationalism
Imperalism
Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism, Weakness of OE
places are linked together by having similar resources, ideas…
binds a country- similar religion speech geography, history a…
our nation needs to be winning, winners vs losers of IR
Causes of WWI
Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism, Weakness of OE
Alliances
places are linked together by having similar resources, ideas…
26 terms
modern global vocab
weather
climate
axis
temperature
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
weather pattern typical for an area over a long period of time
an imaginary like that runs through the center of the earth b…
degree of hotness or coldness measured on a set scale, used a…
weather
condition of the atmosphere in one place during a short perio…
climate
weather pattern typical for an area over a long period of time
46 terms
Modern Global Unit 1
Shogun
Daimyo
Samurai
Isolationist
leader of japan behind the emperor
wealthy class of land owners and in 1871 they were made gover…
warrior class and after modernization unable to carry swords…
cutting off all trade and connection to outside world
Shogun
leader of japan behind the emperor
Daimyo
wealthy class of land owners and in 1871 they were made gover…
57 terms
Modern Global Unit Two
seasons
23.5
summer solstice
winter solstice
these are created based on the tilt of the earth while it rev…
what degree angle is the earth tilted at?
what is the longest day of the year called?
what is the shortest day of the year called?
seasons
these are created based on the tilt of the earth while it rev…
23.5
what degree angle is the earth tilted at?
23 terms
Modern Global Vocabulary Terms
Green Revolution
Economic tiger
Sweatshops
Jakota Triangle
agricultural reform movement that assisted India in improving…
the name for a country whose economy develops rapidly
factories where people work long hours for little money
zone of economic prosperity including Taiwan, Japan, and Sout…
Green Revolution
agricultural reform movement that assisted India in improving…
Economic tiger
the name for a country whose economy develops rapidly
56 terms
Modern Global Unit 1
modernity
globalization
leading edge
trailing edge
is represented by change, progress, innovation, technology, f…
influenced by the 3 t's (transportation, trade, technology)... s…
east
west
modernity
is represented by change, progress, innovation, technology, f…
globalization
influenced by the 3 t's (transportation, trade, technology)... s…
59 terms
Modern Global Terms
Holy Alliance
Concert of Europe
Metternich
Conservative
Alliance between Russia and Prussia that pledged to base thei…
Called by Metternich to ensure that nations would help on ano…
Prince who was the most influential of the five great powers;…
usually wealthy property owners and nobility. They argued for…
Holy Alliance
Alliance between Russia and Prussia that pledged to base thei…
Concert of Europe
Called by Metternich to ensure that nations would help on ano…
9 terms
Modern Global Studies Flashcards
spatial inequality
urbanization
standard of living
indigenous people
the unequal distribution of wealth or resources in a geograph…
the movement of people from rural to urban areas, resulting i…
the overall level of comfort and well-being of a group or a c…
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
spatial inequality
the unequal distribution of wealth or resources in a geograph…
urbanization
the movement of people from rural to urban areas, resulting i…
24 terms
Modern Global Studies
Nation
State
Nation-state
Political science
A large body of people, associated with a particular territory
A group of politically unified people occupying a definite te…
A sovereign state inhabited by a relatively homogeneous group…
A social science dealing with political institutions and with…
Nation
A large body of people, associated with a particular territory
State
A group of politically unified people occupying a definite te…
8 terms
Modern Global Issues
Globilization
Pros for globalization
Cons for globalization
Interdependence
Process of international integration arising from the interch…
Free trade, gives poor countries chance to develop
Makes rich richer and non rich poorer... Jobs are being lost and…
Countries are dependent on each other for resources
Globilization
Process of international integration arising from the interch…
Pros for globalization
Free trade, gives poor countries chance to develop
15 terms
Modern Global- Asia Vocabulary
Typhoon
Monsoon
Loess
Ring of Fire
Hurricane originating in the pacific
A wind in India that can bring dry conditions or heavy rain
Fertile soil found in china
A zone of volcanic activity around the Pacific
Typhoon
Hurricane originating in the pacific
Monsoon
A wind in India that can bring dry conditions or heavy rain
18 terms
Modern Global Asia Vocabulary
Typhoon
Monsoon
Loess
Ring of Fire
hurricane originating in the Pacific
a wind in India that can bring dry conditions or heavy rain
fertile soil found in China
a zone of volcanic activity around the Pacific
Typhoon
hurricane originating in the Pacific
Monsoon
a wind in India that can bring dry conditions or heavy rain
9 terms
Modern Global Studies Vocabulary
adaptation
culture
indigenous people
poverty
a change in a way of life to suit new conditions
the ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular peop…
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
the state of being extremely poor
adaptation
a change in a way of life to suit new conditions
culture
the ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular peop…
18 terms
Modern Global- Middle East
Islam
Muslim
Madrassa
Shi'ite
religion of the Muslims
a follower of the religion of Islam
Islamic religious school
an adherent of the Shia branch of Islam
Islam
religion of the Muslims
Muslim
a follower of the religion of Islam
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