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Union
organized labor groups
ultimatum
to choose between two options
Factory system
under one roof
domestic system
worked in houses -> traveled house to house
social darwinism
theory popular in 19&20th century. base on darwins laws, stated that society was based on survival of the fittest
scorched-earth policy
russians burnt everything so napoleon couldnt use supplies
continental system
napoleons economic plan
coup d'etat
quick overthrow of government
levee en masse
all citizens to participate in French Revolution
bourgeoisie
upper level of third estate. Middle class
mass production
the making of goods in large quantities, especially by machine
interchangeable parts
parts that would fit anything
nationalism
patriotic feelings/efforts; desire&plans for national independence
realpolitik
power politics
blank check
no limit on the amount of help Austrian could expect from germany
propaganda
advertising to boost your countrys image & putting down the image of others
abdicate
gives up power voluntarily
socialism
theory/system of social organization in which major means of production & distrubution are controlled by the government -> distributes by needs
total war
all efforts go to war
communism
government controls production -> distributes equally
war of attrition
each side tries to wear the other out
totalitarianism
methods of government controlled by 1 political group which surpasses all opposition, often w/ force & controls many aspects of citizens lives
conscription
draft
unrestricted warfare
attack without warning
armistice
agreement to stop fighting
reparations
what you pay back after war
fascism
principles methods of government favoring rule by a dictator with strong control of industry, great restrictions of freedom, and extreme nationalism and militarism.
black shirts
fascists
brown shirts
nazis