5 Changes in Global Commerce, Communication and Technology Industrial RevolutionOrigins of I.R. – where, whatand whenRationale of capitalism –Adam SmithImpact of I.R. on time, family,work, laborRelationship of nations during I.R.Intellectual responses to I.R. – Marxism, socialism
21 Rise of Western Dominance Economic, Political, Social, Cultural, & Artistic
22 Rise of Western Dominance Cultural and Political Reactions to western dominance (reform, resistance, rebellion, racism, nationalism)Japan– Commodore Perry and Meiji RestorationRussia– Reforms and RebellionsSiam and Ethiopia-- defensive modernizationChina--Boxer RebellionIslamic and Chinese responses comparedImpact of Changing European Ideologies on Colonial Administrations
23 Rise of Western Dominance Japan– Commodore Perry and Meiji Restoration
24 Rise of Western Dominance China—Boxer Rebellion
25 Diverse Interpretations Modernization theory debatesCause of serf and slave emancipation?Nature of women’s roles at the time in industrial areas? In colonial societies? Elite versus lower class?
26 ComparisonsIndustrial revolution in western Europe and Japan (causes and early phases)Revolutions (American, French, Haitian, Mexican, and Chinese)Reaction to foreign domination in Ottomans empire, China, India and Japan.
27 Ottomans- 19th centuryYoung Turk RevolutionariesThe Last Sultans
28 Comparisons Nationalism Forms of intervention in 19th century Latin America and AfricaRoles and conditions of upper/ middle versus working/ peasant class women in western Europe
29 European women 19th century Queen Victoria’sfamilyBritish familyin IndiaRussian peasant family
30 ConclusionsWhat are the global processes that are at play? Which have intensified? Diminished?Predict how the events of the 19th century are a natural culmination of earlier developments.Speculate what historical events in the 19th century would have most surprised historians of earlier eras.