5 Modern

Unit 5: Industrialization and Global Integration – c. 1750 – 1900 – The ‘Modern’ Era

*The Modern Era Key Concept Packet*

Modern Era KC 1: Industrialization and Global Capitalism.  The process of industrialization changed the way in which goods were produced and consumed, with far-reaching effects on the global economy, social relations, and culture.

 

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Modern Era KC 2: Imperialism and Nation-State Formation. As states industrialized, they also expanded existing overseas empires and established new colonies and transoceanic relationships.

  • Selected Documents Concerning Imperialism
  • Map: Napoleon’s empire in 1812 – Bentley pg. 794
  • Map: Westward expansion of the U.S. in the 19th cent. pg. 850
  • Map: The Dominion of Canada in the 19th Century – pg. 855
  • Map: The Russian empire from 1801 thru 1914 – Bentley pg. 888

  • Map: Imperialism in Asia c. 1914 – Bentley pg. 918

 

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Modern Era KC 3: Nationalism, Revolution, and Reform. The 18th century marked the beginning of an intense period of revolution and rebellion against existing governments, leading to the establishment of new nation-states around the world.

 

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Modern Era KC 4: Global Migration. As a result of the emergence of transoceanic empires and a global capitalist economy, migration patterns changed dramatically, and the numbers of migrants increased significantly.

 

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Freeman-Pedia’s page is great for REVIEW!!

SAQ & LEQ prep for Bentley Chs. in APWH Unit 5: The Modern Era c. 1750-1900

1) Explain ONE long-term cause for the formation of nation-states. Explain ONE short-term cause for the formation of nation-states. Examine ONE effect.

2) Examine the MAIN cause of the rise of Marxism. Justify its importance. Explain TWO effects of the rise of Marxism.

3) Explain TWO causes for the creation of the middle class. Explain ONE effect of the creation of the middle class. Justify the importance of this event.

4) Explain ONE long-term cause for the development of Social Darwinism. Explain ONE short-term cause for the development of Social Darwinism. Examine ONE effect.

5) Using specific examples, analyze the causes and effects of ONE of the following: American Revolution; French Revolution (1789-1815); Latin American Revolutions; Haitian Revolution.

6) Using specific examples, analyze the causes and effects of the unification of states in the period 1750 to 1914 CE. 

7) Using specific examples, analyze the causes and effects of industrialism in the period 1750 to 1914 CE.

8) Using specific examples, analyze the causes and effects of nationalism in the period 1750 to 1914 CE.

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…Bentley Textbook Chapter Outlines…

Just as we do with our unit-by-unit SECSE Maps (on the “Geography!” page of the website), it will be important that we annotate and color-code our chapter notes.