Defining the three forms of imperialism

Define the three forms of imperialism: direct, indirect, and informal. Offer an example of each. How were images of women used to justify colonization? What was the message of Kipling’s “White Man’s Burden”. What were the causes of the Opium Wars? Who were the biggest winners and losers of the “scramble for Africa”? Short Essay: Is the United States an imperial power today? In what ways? Chapter 23
What was the goal of anarchists? What was the Paris Commune? In Drumont’s anti-semitic essay, what 19th-century changes does he blame on the Jewish population? What was Vladimir Lenin’s message? Essay: In a full paragraph, please define Social Darwinism. Do you think that this idea remains with us today? Chapter 24
What tensions had been building prior to the assassination of Franz Ferdinand that made WWI almost inevitable? Why did WWI turn into a “war of attrition”? What was similar between the French Revolution and the Russian Revolution? What was different? How did WWI impact the Middle East? What did Germany lose in the Treaty of Versailles? Chapter 25
What impact did Stalin’s rapid industrialization have on the people? How did Joseph Goebbels define nationalism? What was the Great Terror? Who was Benito Mussolini? What were his political beliefs? What anxieties in the Weimar Republic contributed to the growth of the Nazi Party?

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