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DOMINATION BY ONE COUNTRY OF THE POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, OR CULTURAL LIFE OF ANOTHER COUNTRY OR REGION
IMPERIALISM
EUROPE'S AGRESSIVE EXPANSION ENCOURAGED BY NEW ECONOMIC & MILITARY STRENGTH, BEGINNING IN THE 1800S
"NEW IMPERIALISM"
PRACTICED BY THE FRENCH, THIS TYPE OF COLONIAL RULE USED FRENCH OFFICIALS AND SOLDIERS TO ADMINISTER THE COLONY
DIRECT RULE
USED BY BRITAIN, THIS SYSTEM USED LOCAL RULERS SUCH AS SULTANS OR CHIEFS TO GOVERN COLONIES
INDIRECT RULE
TYPE OF IMPERIAL RULE IN WHICH LOCAL RULERS WERE LEFT IN PLACE BUT WERE EXPECTED TO FOLLOW THE ADVICE OF EUROPEAN ADVISERS
PROTECTORATE
FORM OF CONTROL IN WHICH AN OUTSIDE POWER CLAIMED EXCLUSIVE INVESTMENT OR TRADING PRIVILEDGES IN AN AREA
SPHERE OF INFLUENCE
STRONG TRIBUTARY STATE IN WEST AFRICA THAT TRADED WITH MUSLIMS AND EUROPEANS
ASANTE
INCLUDES THE SAHARA AND LAND ALONG THE MEDITERRANEAN; UNDER CONTROL OF THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE
NORTH AFRICA
INFLUENCED BY ISLAM, THIS REGION CARRIED ON PROFITABLE TRADE OF SLAVES, IVORY, AND COPPER
EAST AFRICA
REGION THAT WAS IN TURMOIL, THEN UNITED INTO THE ZULU NATION, THEN INTO CHAOS AFTER MANY WARS
SOUTHERN AFRICA
REGION WHERE FREE BLACKS FROM THE UNITED STATES WERE SETTLED
LIBERIA
PEOPLE WHO FOLLOWED EXPLORERS TO SPREAT THE CATHOLIC AND PROTESTANT STATES
MISSIONARIES
BEST KNOWN EXDPLORER-MISSIONARY WHO CRISSCROSSED AFRICA FOR 30 YEARS. HE WAS SYMPATHETIC & LESS BIASED THEN MOST.
DAVID LVINGSTONE
JOURNALIST WHO FOUND LIVINGSTONE, THEN WAS HIRED BY BELGIUM TO EXPLORE THE CONGO RIVER BASIN & MAKE TREATIES WITH AFRICAN LEADERS
HENRY STANLEY
BELGIAN KING WHO INITIATED ACTIVITY IN THE CONGO REGION
LEOPOLD II
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE. TOOK PLACE IN 1884. IN IT, EUROPEAN LEADERS AGREED ON TERMS OF SETTLEMENT AND COLONIZATION IN AFRICA
BERLIN CONFERENCE
LASTING FROM 1899-1902, IT WAS A CONFLICT WITH BRITAIN OVER GOLD AND DIAMONDS
BOER WAR
ALGERIAN LEADER WHO FOUGHT FRENCH FORCES IN WEST AFRICA
SAMORI TOURE
FEMALE MILITARY LEADER OF THE SHONA WHO WAS A GLEVER TACTICIAN BUT WAS CAPTURED AND EXECUTED
NEHANDA
REFORMING LEADER OF ETHIOPIA
MENELIK II
UPPER CLASS
ELITE
MUSLIM EMPIRE THAT RULED IN INDIA
MUGHALS
MUSLIM EMPIRE THAT RULED IN THE MIDDLE EAST
OTTOMANS
MUSLIM EMPIRE THAT RULED IN IRAN
SAFAVIDS
BATTLE IN WHICH ETHIOPIANS SMASHED THE ITALIAN INVADERS
ADOWA
MUHAMMAD AHMAD; THE LONG-AWAITED SAVIOR OF MUSLIM FAITH
MAHDI
GROUP OF LIBERALS WHO INSISTED THAT REFORM WAS THE ONLY WAY TO SAVE THE EMPIRE
YOUNG TURKS
PROVINCIAL RULERS
PASHAS
DELIBERATE ATTEMPT TO DESTROY AN ENTIRE RELIGIOUS OR ETHNIC GROUP
GENOCIDE
CHRISTIAN PEOPLE CONCENTRATED IN THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS OF THE EMPIRE
ARMENIANS
"FATHER OF MODERN EGYPT" WHO INTRODUCED A NUMBER OF POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC REFORMS AND SET EGYPT ON THE ROAD TO BECOMING A MAJOR MIDDLE-EASTERN POWER
MUHAMMAD ALI
FRENCH ENTREPRENEUR WHO ORGANIZED A COMPANY TO BUILD THE SUEZ CANAL
FERDINAND DE LESSEPS
100 MILE WATERWAY THAT LINKS THE RED AND MEDITERRANEAN SEAS
SUEZ CANAL
SHAHS WHO RULED IRAN FROM 1794-1925 WHO EXERCISED ABSOLUTE POWER THOUGH THEY DID TAKE STEPS TO INTRODUCE REFORMS
QAJAR
SPECIAL ECONOMIC RIGHTS GIVEN TO FOREIGN POWERS
CONCESSIONS
BRITISH COMPANY SENT TO INDIA TO TRADE AND MAKE MONEY
EAST INDIA COMPANY
HINDU CUSTOM PRACTICED MAINLY BY THE UPPER CLASSES IN WHICH A WIDOW WAS CALLED TO JOIN HER HUSBAND IN DEATH BY THROWING HERSELF ON THE FUNERAL FIRE
SATI
INDIAN SOLDIERS IN SERVICE TO THE EAST INDIA COMPANY
SEPOYS
BRITISH OFFICIAL WHO GOVERNED IN INIDA, IN THE NAME OF THE KING
VICEROY
CUTTING OF TREES
DEFORESTATION
THE ISOLATION OF WOMEN IN SEPARATE QUARTERS
PURDAH
MASS SLAUGHTER OF BRITISH BY SEPOYS AFTER BEING FORCED TO DO DEEDS AGAINST THEIR RELIGION
SEPOY REBELLION
GREAT SCHOLAR WHO KNEW MANYH LANGUAGES AND FELT THAT INDIA COULD LEARN FROM THE WEST, BUT SHOULD ALSO REVITALIZE AND REFORM INDIAN CULTURE
RAM MOHUN ROY
GROUP OF NATIONALIST LEADERS MADE UP OF PROFESSIONALS AND BUSINESS LEADEERW WHO BELIEVED IN PEACEFUL PROTEST TO GAIN THEIR ENDS
INDIAN NATIONAL CONGRESS
FORMED BY MUSLIMS TO SEPARATE THEMSELVES ROM THE HINDUS
MUSLIM LEAGUE
EXPORTING MORE THAN A COUNTRY IMPORTS
TRADE SURPLUS
IMPORTING MORE THAN EXPORTING
TRADE DEFICIT
PAYMENT FOR LOSSES IN WAR
INDEMNITY
THE RIGHT TO LIVE UNDER ONE'S OWN LAWS AND BE TRIED IN ONE'S OWN COURTS
EXTRATERRITORIALITY
LEADER AND VILLAGE SCHOOLTEACHER WHO SET HIMSELF UP AS A REVOLUTIONARY PROPHET AND SUPPORTED RADICAL SOCIAL IDEAS
HONG XIUQUAN
FIRST OF UNEQUAL TREATIES IN WHICH BRITAIN RECEIVED INDEMNITY, EXTRATERRITORIALITY, AND HONG KONG AFTER THE OPIUM WAR
TREATY OF NANJING
STRONG-WILLED EMPRESS WHO SURROUNDED HERSELF WITH ADVISERS WHO WERE DEEPLY COMMITTED TO CONFUCIAN TRADITIONS
CI XI
POLICY TO KEEP CHINESE TRADE OPEN TO EVERYONE ON AN EQUAL BASIS
OPEN DOOR POLICY
YOUNG EMPEROR WHO LAUNCHED THE 100 DAYS OF REFORM
GUANG XU
RIGHTEOUS HARMONIOUS FITS; TRAINED IN MARTIAN ARTS; GOAL WAS TO DRIVE OUT FOREIGNERS
BOXERS
TOOK PLACE IN 1900 WHEN BOXERS ATTACKED FOREIGNERS ACROSS CHINA
BOXER REBELLION
PASSIONATE SPOKESMAN FOR CHINESE REPUBLIC WHO ORGANIZED THE REVOLUTIONARY ALLIANCE.
SUN YIXIAN