• Monday, February 14, 2022  
    Lecture: Imperialism


    Tuesday, February 15, 2022  

    Write a reaction to White Man's Burden

    Imperialism Part 2 


    Wednesday, February 16, 2022  

     Study for Test Chapter 26 Test


    Thursday, February 17, 2022   Ch 26 Test on Imperialism

    Friday, February 18, 2022  

    Causes of WW I papers assigned.  


    Read Pages 887-899

    Military strategies; historiography Read 900-904


    Saturday, February 19, 2022  

    No Class : Work on Causes of WWI papers: Due Tuesday


    Sunday, February 20, 2022   No Class Read 

Causes of WWI Papers

  • https://docs.google.com/document/d/1aWc43XQWsYEy4U6UWJrcMltQznSvRlvzfnmVPNUqaHk/edit?usp=sharing


    Causes of WWI Papers


    Causes of WWI Paper

    1 Germany

    2 Austria-Hungary

    3 Russia

    4 France

    5 Serbia

    6  Great Britain

    7 Japan

    8 Italy

    9 Ottoman Empire


    Europe was a powder-keg before WWI waiting to explode. Write a three-page paper (double spaced) outlining the reasons your assigned nation went to war. Papers should include rationale for taking sides, objectives of your nation, policy goals, as well as P.E.R.S.I.A . reasoning for taking sides. Please list the international disputes that pushed certain nations closer together as well as issues that drove nations further apart. What events occurred that led to conflict and what was the rationale of your nation during such events?


    Use Long Essay Question (LEQ) format


    Please use three sources. McKay (textbook) plus two others.




    • Where do the nations stand within the system of alliances promoted by Bismark in 1879-1918
    • In 1877-78 Russia was victorious in a war with the Ottoman Empire. Where does your nation stand and why?
    • In 1840, William II of Germany refused to renew the Russian-German Reinsurance treaty. Where does your nation stand?
    • Europe now begins to have two rival blocks
    • In 1900 Germany decided to expand its battle fleet. Where does your nation stand and why?
    • In 1905 Germany attempts to gain control of Morocco. Where does your nation stand?
    • In 1908 Austria annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina.
    • 1914 Archduke Francis Ferdinand heir to the Austrian throne is assassinated by Serbian revolutionaries. Where does your nation stand and why?




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