Ppt on causes of 1857 revolt

Causes of the Civil War Long Term Causes Social, Cultural Divide between North and South Economic Divide between North and South Political Divide between.

Panic of 1857 In 1857 the country was struck by a short but severe depression, known as the “Panic of 1857Causes; 1. Abundance of gold from CA caused inflation 2. High demand for US goods in Europe declined after the end of the Crimean War of 1854-1856. 3. Years of over-/federal soldiers killed 10 of his men, captured him, after his men killed 7 innocent people, wounded 10 – slaves did not revolt He was put on trial, found guilty of treason, and sentenced to death, as also were 6 of his followers. 17 /


Chapter 6 Spirit of Reform. Jacksonian America Andrew Jackson stood up for federal authority. He tried to move Native Americans to the West and undermine.

of alcohol caused behaviors such as crime, disorder, and poverty. Alcohol caused men to beat their spouses and children and spend their entire earning on liquor. Advocates of temperance, or moderation in the consumption of/Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman to earn a medical degree. In 1857, she founded the New York Infirmary for Women and Children; a hospital/the Liberator in 1831, Nat Turner, an enslaved preacher, led a revolt that killed over 50 Virginians. Many Southerners felt that papers like /


Chapter 25: The Consolidation of Latin America, 1830-1920 AP World History.

(1846-1848) Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo (1848) : US receives ½ of Mexican territory but 5% of pop. Liberal revolt -> new constitution in 1857 Church privileges ended and land put on sale…intention was to create a nation of independent farmers, but /3.5 million immigrants between 1857-1910. Independent States of Latin America by 1830 Brazilian Independence Brazil was economically important to Portugal (sugar, cotton, cacao, slave labor) 1807: Napoleon’s invasion of Portugal causes Portuguese royal family to /


1. C O T T O N P R O D U C T I O N The invention which changed the South, cotton and slavery. 1791: 4,000 bales of cotton are produced 1849:

4,000 bales of cotton are produced 1849: 2, 246, 900 bales of cotton are produced 6 cents a lb. to 14 cents in 1857 Expanded into /became wealthy from his invention. Plantation owners began to earn a lot of money growing cotton. This caused farmers to increase their dependency on slave labor. “The First Cotton /SLAVE REVOLTS Arrest of Nat Turner Nat Turner Rebellion Tree Nat Turner was hung on Slave Revolts/Turner SLAVE REVOLTS Slave Revolts Besides slave revolts, slaves resorted to other ways to revolt….. /


1857 War of Independence A Step towards Freedom

was a mixture of cow (sacred to Hindus) and pig (abhorrent to Muslims) fat. The policy of annexation and conquest has also been widely pointed out as one of the principal causes of the rebellion of 1857. Religious Factor The arrival of missionaries Native populace/a market place for finished goods from England Poverty increased Discontent motivated the Indians to join the revolt in large numbers Failure of the movement Deceit and betrayal. Unwilling traders who were not ready to Part with their profit. /


CHAPTER 3: THE GROWTH OF A YOUNG NATION

made him a free man Finally in 1857, the Court ruled against Dred Scott citing the Constitution’s protection of property The decision increased tensions over slavery DRED/ debated the slavery issue, John Brown plotted a major slave revolt On October 16, 1859, he led a band of 21 men, black and white, into Harpers Ferry, Virginia/“REDEEM SOUTH” Lack of Republican unity in the South and an economic downturn that diverted attention from Southern issues, caused Democrats to regain control of the South Called “/


Imperialism: Europe Reaches Out

Mutiny (1857) Britain used Indian soldiers called Sepoys to control the country The Sepoys revolted in 1857 The British easily stopped the rebellion After this Britain took over complete control of the country Queen Victoria became the Empress of India /has promoted such a movement? Causes of the “New Imperialism” Economic Motives: Industry needed raw materials Industry needed new markets Political Motives: Demonstrates a nations power Sought to preserve a balance of power between European countries Social /


Events leading to creation of Pakistan ( )

Events leading to creation of Pakistan (1857-1947) 1857 War of Independence Anti-British uprising Final collapse of Mughal Empire Causes of revolt Exploitation of Britain Laws and regulations against traditions of people Arabic and Persian language were abolished from schools and offices Laws allow remarriage of hindu widow English officers’ racial superiority over indian Why revolt failed People were temporarily united No organization and central leadership Fought war without planning Sir Sayyid/


AP European History Review.

than Louis XVIII July Ordinances – dissolved newly elected assembly July Revolution, 1830 – mob in Paris revolted Fearful of the establishment of a republic, Louis Phillipe (liberal) crowned King 84. What revolutionary movements happened in Spain and /because European nations cannot afford to maintain colonies – devastation from WWII 205. What caused the British to withdraw from India? Sepoy Mutiny, 1857 – beginning of Congress Party in India Worked to gain independence from Britain for almost 100 years /


Imperialism, II: India and Africa  India  East India Company  Sepoy Revolt (1857)  causes  effects  British reforms & the Raj  Mughals  Victoria.

Africa  India  East India Company  Sepoy Revolt (1857)  causes  effects  British reforms & the Raj  Mughals  Victoria  Sati Sepoy Mutiny (1857) Victoria, declared Empress in 1877 Opium Imports into / Afrikaner  Afrikaans  Great Trek  Zulus  Orange Free State  Transvaal  Cecil Rhodes  Union of South Africa  Africa under European rule  Britsh expansion  Belgian Congo  Acquisition  Regime of terror  Forced labor  Opposition in Europe  Leopold II  Stanley  Force Publique (FP)  Edmund/


Sir Syed Ahmad Khan Background and Early Life  Syed Ahmed Khan was born in Delhi, then the capital of the Mughal Empire in October 17 th 1817.  Sir.

Delhi from the eight hundred long Muslim rule. This book was published in 1847.  2) ‘‘ASBAB-E-BAGHAWAT-E-HIND’’- (The causes of Indian Revolt) This book was published in 1859 after the 1857 revolt after witnessing the atrocities committed by the British on the inhabitants of Delhi. Muslims were the main targets of the government’s wrath.  3) THE ALIGARH INSTITUTE GAZETTE - It was an organ/


Grade 8 REVOLT OF 1857CAUSES OF FAILURE. It was mainly confined to the northern states. It failed to develop into an all-India struggle. Many sepoys.

Grade 8 REVOLT OF 1857CAUSES OF FAILURE It was mainly confined to the northern states. It failed to develop into an all-India struggle. Many sepoys /them. The revolutionaries lacked organization and a common plan of action under a capable leader. The rebels lacked resources, in terms of men and money. The British had superior military organization and modern arms, whereas, the rebels fought with outdated weapons. The leaders of the Revolt lacked experience, military skill and leadership qualities. Another/


Populism and Free Silver in the 1890s

-demand3.jpg Intro to Econ What causes prices to go up? Demand Change vs. Supply Change Inflation vs. Deflation Economics of the 1890s If Demand goes down…./of 1819 Panic of 1837 Panic of 1857 Panic of 1873 Depression of 1893 (FYI – Great Depression begins in 1929) Government and Economy High Tariffs During the 1800s: Tariff of 1816 – 15 to 20 percent Tariff of 1824 – Whig Party and Henry Clay Tariff of 1828 – 50 percent Tariff of 1832 – down slightly Tariff of 1857 – Democrats lower tariff Morrill Tariff of/


Age of Reform 1820-1860. Reform Movements Abolition Abolition Temperance Temperance Women’s Rights Women’s Rights Prison Reform Prison Reform Public Education.

Reform Prison Reform Public Education Public Education Organized Labor Organized Labor Causes Opposition to slavery Opposition to slavery Opposition to the War of 1812 Opposition to the War of 1812 Women’s Rights Women’s Rights Reaction to the Industrial/ be executed Importance of revolt-violent slave resistance Importance of revolt-violent slave resistance Many laws in the South further restrict the rights of black both slave and free Many laws in the South further restrict the rights of black both slave /


Populism and Free Silver in the 1890s

-demand3.jpg Intro to Econ What causes prices to go up? Demand Change vs. Supply Change Inflation vs. Deflation Economics of the 1890s If Demand goes down…./of 1819 Panic of 1837 Panic of 1857 Panic of 1873 Depression of 1893 (FYI – Great Depression begins in 1929) Government and Economy High Tariffs During the 1800s: Tariff of 1816 – 15 to 20 percent Tariff of 1824 – Whig Party and Henry Clay Tariff of 1828 – 50 percent Tariff of 1832 – down slightly Tariff of 1857 – Democrats lower tariff Morrill Tariff of/


Revolts in the Empire The Boxer Rebellion, The Boer Wars, and the Sepoy Rebellion Will Schwartz.

South Africa under Afrikaners [descendants of early Dutch settlers that lead free the two Afrikaner Republics] British encourage a revolt for foreign miners voting rights in Transvaal [Uitlanders] (Rosenberg) Cause of the Second War http://sv.wikipedia/ h_East_India_Company_(1801).svg Sepoy Rebellion: Outbreak of Revolt Also known as Indian Rebellion of 1857 Sepoys rose up against officers [northern and central India] Many rebelling units marched to old capital of the Mughal Empire Delhi, declared the last/


V.D.Savarkar and The Indian War of Independence, 1857 Today’s Music: Talvin Singh, “Sway of Verses” from HA State of Bengal, IC408, from Anokha (both are.

of 1857 may come forward in the nearest future from an Indian PEN, so that this my humble writing may soon be forgotten.” (151) Part 1: The Volcano “Swadharma and Swaraj” “History of the Revolution…” “Historians do not discuss real causes…” Problems of/ not lose its lustre by defeat.” (165) Terminology Mutiny “Great Events” War of Independence Revolution Revolutionary War Rebellions/Revolts Colonial scholars British officials Newspapers Savarkar (Young India Society) Indian Nationalists Today’s Historians/


The Experience of Scots abroad, 1830 – 1939 What impact did Scots have on the ‘New World’?

He banned this act quickly And then he banned SUTEE However this caused controversy The Indian Mutiny The Indian Mutiny broke out in 1857 and although it was very much a revolt against British rule, Scots were involved and it serves to show the//full/certain extent LINK EVIDENCE TO THE QUESTION – The soucre show/says…. Which may have been a cause of emigration – The source fails to mention… as a cause of emigration. (The EXPLAIN this point fully – next slide) Be specific!!!!!!! LINK TO THE QUESTION However,/


Compromise of 1850 Chapter 12 Section 1 Main Ideas: –How did the Compromise of 1850 settle the slavery issue only temporarily? –What were the 3 positions.

Means slavery cannot be limited in territories by any means Increased tensions between North and South Lecompton Constitution (November 1857) Passed by pro-slavery forces to get slavery into Kansas –Abolitionists boycotted the vote Constitution was rejected when put/is avoided Caused Douglass to lose support of South Douglas is elected Senator Lincoln becomes a national political figure Harpers Ferry John Brown led raid on armory in Harpers Ferry VA –Wanted to give weapons to slaves to start revolt –US /


Chapter 15 The Coming Crisis the 1850s Chapter 15 The Coming Crisis the 1850s OUT OF MANY A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE © 2009 Pearson Education, Inc.

Burns, shown here surrounded by scenes of his capture in 1854, was the cause of Boston’s greatest protest against the Fugitive Slave Law. The injustice of his trial and shipment back to the/Cafferty shows a worried crowd exchanging the latest news on Wall Street during the Panic of 1857. This was the first economic depression in which the telegraph played a part by carrying/unsuccessful effort to instigate a slave revolt. Brown was hanged but southern opinion was shocked by northerner’s attempts to make /


From Washington to the Civil War Part II AMERICA EXPANDS FROM THE CONSTITUTION TO THE SECOND HALF OF THE 19 TH CENTURY Prof. Ruthie García Vera AP US History.

rushed to San Francisco in 1849 became known as Forty-Niners. By 1857, the total of gold mined in California topped $2,000,000,000. Reforming American / Nat Turner. Most famous revolt against their condition was led by Virginia slave Nat Turner. Turner Turner led 50 followers in a revolt killing 60 whites – he /organize western territories through which a railroad might run caused extreme trouble. (popular sovereignty) In his bills, the residents of the new territories could decide the slavery question for /


Chapter 15 The Coming Crisis the 1850s Chapter 15 The Coming Crisis the 1850s OUT OF MANY A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE © 2009 Pearson Education, Inc.

Burns, shown here surrounded by scenes of his capture in 1854, was the cause of Boston’s greatest protest against the Fugitive Slave Law. The injustice of his trial and shipment back to the/Cafferty shows a worried crowd exchanging the latest news on Wall Street during the Panic of 1857. This was the first economic depression in which the telegraph played a part by carrying/unsuccessful effort to instigate a slave revolt. Brown was hanged but southern opinion was shocked by northerner’s attempts to make /


AP European History Test Review Part Four Congress of Vienna through Imperialism.

the Hungarian revolt. THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION zThe industrial revolution began in England in the mid 18th century, but many of its effects were not felt on the continent until the 19th century. zIt was the widespread use of machinery that characterized the industrial revolution, because the output of products accelerated so enormously by the substitution of machines for human labor in manufacturing. Causes of Industrialism zAvailability of capital/


Lecture # 09 History of Pakistan III (1526- 1900AD) Recap of lecture # 08 Slave Dynasty Qutub-ud- Deen Aybak (1192-1210) Khalji Dynasty:(1290–1320) Sayyid.

Cont. The last emperor, Bahadur Shah II had authority over only the city of Shah-jahan-abad. He supported the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and was overthrown by the British. Rivals of Mughals in Subcontinent 1- Afghans: (Sher Shah Suri, 1530– Humayun) 2-/Muslim after war of Independence and in helping Muslims to appreciate the value of modern education Start of Pakistan Movement Legislative Councils Act, 1861: Sir Syed Ahmed Khan indicated in the ‘Causes of Indian Revolt’, several weakness of the British /


United States History I Chapter 3 Sections 1/2: “Causes of the American Civil War” Standards 1.2-1.8, 9.3-9.4.

Causes of the American Civil War” Standards 1.2-1.8, 9.3-9.4 Sectionalism and the Roots of Conflict During the 1800’s, the northern and southern “sections” of the United States began to grow apart socially and economically During the 1800’s, the northern and southern “sections” of/out and lasted a few years. Dred Scott Case: 1857 Background: Dred Scott was a slave who was owned by/to start a slave revolt in the state of Virginia JOHN BROWN: Wanted to start a slave revolt in the state of Virginia -Attacked a U/


United States History I Chapter 10-4: “Causes of the American Civil War” Standards 1.2-1.8.

Causes of the American Civil War” Standards 1.2-1.8 Sectionalism and the Roots of Conflict During the 1800’s, the northern and southern “sections” of the United States began to grow apart socially and economically During the 1800’s, the northern and southern “sections” of/broke out and lasted a few years. Dred Scott Case: 1857 Background: Dred Scott was a slave who was owned by / to start a slave revolt in the state of Virginia JOHN BROWN: Wanted to start a slave revolt in the state of Virginia -Attacked a U/


Modernism and intellectual issues at the end of the Victorian period Marty Robinson.

Prussian support (Bismark)  Got Manchuria and North Persia and Afghanistan  Agitation and Revolt  Populism expanded  Agreed to create an advisory committee right before he got /to own property –After 1857 Divorce allowed in Great Britain –After 1884, Divorce made legal in France –University of Zurich admitted women in 1860s/corrupt government cause a rash of strikes in St. Petersburg –Troops join the protestors, and Nicholas II abdicates Provisional Government –Duma becomes head of Government, led/


Final Exam Review PP. Which of the following describes the Stono Rebellion?  A) a group of Virginia colonists, unhappy with the presence of Indians in.

their mortgage payments  Explanation: Daniel Shays led a group of farmers in a revolt in western Massachusetts in an attempt to get out from/caused farmers to participate more fully in colonial government E) led to a greater awareness of democratic concepts, such as freedom of conscience Answer  E) led to a greater awareness of democratic concepts, such as freedom of/ debate over slaverys existence and extension dominated discussion. The 1857 Dred Scott decision, in which Congress right to control slavery/


CHAPTER 32 The Building of Global Empires 1. QUIZ!! Take out a BLANK sheet of paper Number that piece of paper 1-5 2.

– It gained its freedom between 1965 and 1980 HINT – it is NOT Rhode Island 4 #3 The Sepoy Mutiny in 1857 threatened the British empire in India. Though the mutiny could be blamed on a number of reasons, what was the primary cause of this revolt? a. Sepoy military units were slaughtering men, women, and children b. Sepoy regiments protested the back-pay that was/


Unit XIII: The Ante-Bellum South. The social order of the south can best be described as an oligarchy in which the planter aristocracy controlled the.

They created over time a mixture of Christian and African religious practices. Slaves were kept illiterate and uneducated. As slaves they found ways to cause disruptions in their work. They worked/leaders killed. Another revolt took place in Charleston in 1822. The revolt was led by a freed slave named Denmark Vessey; he and thirty others were hung. The revolt was led by /it was slavery which saved the country from a financial panic in 1857 that only affected the North. Southern arguments led by John Calhoun /


AP European History Test Review Part Four Congress of Vienna through Imperialism.

the Hungarian revolt. THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION zThe industrial revolution began in England in the mid 18th century, but many of its effects were not felt on the continent until the 19th century. zIt was the widespread use of machinery that characterized the industrial revolution, because the output of products accelerated so enormously by the substitution of machines for human labor in manufacturing. Causes of Industrialism zAvailability of capital/


Bismarck: Blood and Iron Napoleon: Order, Security, Efficiency French Captain convicted of treason because he was a Jew Movement for a Jewish Homeland.

onto the Hindus. Final Insult- Sepoy Rebellion In 1857 the British East India Trading Company gave the Sepoy troops new guns with new/cash crops like cotton and opium instead of food causing starvation. What situation does this resemble? Irish Potato Famine The “Brightest Jewel” India was source of pride to British Imperialists. Rule under/ peasants revolted and were led by Hong Xiuquan, who encouraged morality, public ownership of land and an end to the Qing dynasty. This became the most devastating revolt in /


On your desk: Your chapter 17 reading questions & a sheet of blank notebook paper.

Southerners ecstatic Southerners seen as winning argument o President is southern, Supreme Court is Southern, Constitution protects slavery Panic of 1857 Causes o California gold rush – inflation o Over growing grain o Over-speculation in land/railroads North hard hit o / Senate race o Answers cause distrust and dislike in the South o Votes against Lecompton o No chance of winning presidency in 1860 Lincoln Douglas Debates John Brown: Murder or Martyr? 1859 – John Brown plans slave revolt in South o Raids /


AP European History Test Review Part Four Congress of Vienna through Imperialism.

the Hungarian revolt. THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION zThe industrial revolution began in England in the mid 18th century, but many of its effects were not felt on the continent until the 19th century. zIt was the widespread use of machinery that characterized the industrial revolution, because the output of products accelerated so enormously by the substitution of machines for human labor in manufacturing. Causes of Industrialism zAvailability of capital/


AP European History Test Review Part Four Congress of Vienna through Imperialism.

the Hungarian revolt. THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION zThe industrial revolution began in England in the mid 18th century, but many of its effects were not felt on the continent until the 19th century. zIt was the widespread use of machinery that characterized the industrial revolution, because the output of products accelerated so enormously by the substitution of machines for human labor in manufacturing. Causes of Industrialism zAvailability of capital/


Global Review.

She granted limited reforms but did little to help the serfs, causing a revolt in 1773 which she had brutally put down. She wanted to end serfdom, but she needed the support of the Nobles so stay in power, so serfdom stayed. The French/Sepoy Rebellion, then the British Government took over. Sphere of Influence – Britain had exclusive trade rights with India + = Sepoy Mutiny (1857) Indian soldiers, Hindus and Muslims fighting for the British. Heard rumors of casing bullets in pig and beef fat which neither /


Instances of Use of United States Forces Abroad, 1798 - 1993 by Ellen C. Collier, Specialist in U.S. Foreign Policy, Foreign Affairs and National Defense.

of two American citizens at Waya. 1857 -- Nicaragua -- April to May, November to December. In May Commander C.H. Davis of the United States Navy, with some marines, received the surrender of William Walker, who had been attempting to get control of the country, and protected his men from the retaliation of/participation in the war to a peak of 543 000 in April 1969. 1965 -- Dominican Republic. The United States intervened to protect lives and property during a Dominican revolt and sent more troops as fears /


Unit Five The Road to War. EQ: Which economic, social, and political events contributed to the outbreak of the Civil War? Video Clip.

slowdowns that put thousands out of work Major cause of the panic was a sharp, temporary drop in agricultural exports to Britain, recovery started in 1859 Hurt cotton exports less than it hurt northern exports- Panic of 1857 was less harmful to the/’s Raid, did support the antislavery cause Brown represented Brown’s Raid shocked the South Slave rebellion had been the greatest fear of the South Southerners believed northern abolitionists were provoking slave revolts This was to some degree confirmed when/


AP United States Review Session 2. Society of the U.S. (1800-1859) Emerging Groups Emerging Groups Utopians Utopians Mormons Mormons Feminists Feminists.

) Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) James Buchanan (1857-1861) James Buchanan (1857-1861) Abraham Lincoln (/ Revolts/Resistance Revolts/Resistance Role of Women Role of Women/cause? Important Points of the Civil War Homefront: North and South Homefront: North and South Emancipation Proclamation Emancipation Proclamation Gettysburg Address Gettysburg Address Election of 1864 Election of 1864 In issuing the Emancipation Proclamation, one of Lincoln’s goals was to… 1. Gain the active aid of/


Congress of Vienna through Imperialism Karine Yeterian Talin Manoukian Sona Soghomonian.

alliance joined by France in 1818) Results of the Congress of Vienna zConcert of Europe put down revolts in Italy & Spain in the early /of machinery that characterized the industrial revolution, because the output of products accelerated so enormously by the substitution of machines for human labor in manufacturing. Causes of Industrialism zAvailability of capital due to growth of capitalism & trade. zPuritan work ethic and new attitudes toward change caused by the Enlightenment. zPopulation growth caused/


ART HISTORY 132 Impressionism. Napoléon III (1808-1873) – nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte – tried 2x to overthrow Louis Philippe exiled to NYC for four years;

race became his mistress –1848: fought at barricades during Revolution associated w/ [Socialist] Proudhon –1851: opposed coup détat of Louis-Napoleon aesthetic: “Decadents” –formed w/ Mallarmé and Verlaine The Flowers of Evil (1857) –sympathy for prostitute, who revolts against bourgeois family –found guilty of obscenity The Painter of Modern Life (1863) –dandy  hero »purposeless existence »snobbish aesthete “Japonisme” context: ethnographic exhibitions in Holland during 1830s/


Lecture Four More on the neglected Marx The rise of Neoclassical Economics.

the neglected Marx The rise of Neoclassical Economics Recap/Overview Post-1857 Marx Classicals: labour measure of value Marx pre-1857: labour only source of value Logical problems: –Failed predictions Falling rate of profit Inevitable revolt into socialism –Technical Flaws: “Transformation problem” Essentially insoluble But a neglected “revolution” in Marx’s thought –Completed classical theory of value –Transcended LTV & its problems Marx Post-1857 Pre-1857, accepts Ricardo on UV/


The Inevitability and Implications of Invasion in Captain Corelli’s Mandolin Roman times Norman Occupation Frankish Occupation Venetian Rule French Occupation.

century saw the first of a series of disastrous earthquakes, more terrible than those the island had previ­ously known. The 1636 quake caused great material damage and took/occupying forces, newspapers had no qualms about printing criticisms of the English, and it was not long before another revolt broke out, between August 15/27, in Skala./ exiled radicals to return in 1857, after popular demand in the Ionian Parliament. The next governor was Sir Henry Storks. In the elections of 1862, the popular vote went/


The Unification of Italy. Background From 1100s to 1800s central Europe was made up of numerous kingdoms, principalities, and free cities A small group.

-Cavour, in a letter to La Farina, Secretary of the Italian National Society, September 1857 Count Camillo di Cavour In 1847, became a political journalist with his newspaper/ declare war against Sardinia – He did this by encouraging nationalist groups in Lombardy to revolt – Sardinia’s army supported the rebels and refuse to withdraw when Austria asked Napoleon/Garibaldi left for Brazil and took up the cause of independence of the Republic of Rio Grande do Sul Joined the rebels against the newly independent Brazilian nation Returned/


Imperialism Chapter 21 AP European History. Imperialism The building of an empire The building of an empire “…the process by which one state, with superior.

for Africa Attempts at industrialization and westernization caused Egypt to accumulate debt Attempts at industrialization and westernization caused Egypt to accumulate debt –Began to/1857) spelled the end for Mughal rule in India –Sepoys revolted against the British East India Company, which prompted the British government to get involved –1858: Britain declared India a royal colony and the last of the Mughal rulers (Bahadur Shah II) was exiled The monarch of Britain was officially recognized as the ruler of/


Imperialism, Alliances, and the Road to War. 1850-1900 Europe exercised influence over rest of world: emigrants streamed out Europe exercised influence.

. “55 Days at Peking.” Anti-colonial revolts Benefits of empire (jobs, e.g.) accompanied by resentment at discrimination Benefits of empire (jobs, e.g.) accompanied by resentment at discrimination Colonials initially sought restoration of idealized, independent past Colonials initially sought restoration of idealized, independent past Later movements sought freedom within setting of modern institutions Later movements sought freedom within setting of modern institutions – Young Turks – African National/


Civil War Differences&Causes. Causes of the Civil War Wilmot Proviso (1846)- a proposed bill that would outlaw slavery from any territories acquired from.

Kansas:’ Lots of bloodshed between pro slavery & abolitionist. Causes of the Civil War + 200 DEAD Causes of the Civil War Dred Scott Decision (1857): Dred Scott had/1857): Dred Scott had previously lived in the free Northern states; he believed this made him free. When he was brought back to the south, he tried to sue his owner for his freedom. Supreme Court ruled that blacks were not citizens & couldn’t sue or bring cases to court. Causes of the Civil War Northern abolitionist tried to lead a slave revolt/


Forever Free: The Story of Emancipation & Reconstruction in the United States By Eric Foner, with illustrations edited and commentary added by Joshua Brown.

population themselves be? Nat Turner’s Rebellion of 1830, Southampton, VA Nat Turner’s Rebellion wasn’t the first slave revolt. Hundreds of revolts had taken place over the years –/of slavery in the west. “Bleeding Kansas” a microcosm and fore-runner of the Civil War, breaks out in the Kansas Territory. The Dred Scott Case of 1857 In the case of/, and (2) that African- Americans serving in the Union Army would help the cause of the nation. And yet, even at this point, the war was not exclusively about/


America in 1850 1© 2009 Pearson Education, Inc. Expansion and Growth America had grown rapidly in the first half of the nineteenth century. The nation.

shown here surrounded by scenes of his capture in 1854, was the cause of Boston’s greatest protest against the Fugitive Slave Law. The injustice of his trial and shipment /1857 and 1858. The Panic affected northern more than southern exports. Southerners believed the Panic showed the superiority of their system. 31© 2009 Pearson Education, Inc. John Brown’s Raid Sectional tensions intensified when John Brown raided the federal arsenal at Harper’s Ferry in an unsuccessful effort to instigate a slave revolt/


When People Rebel 1857 and after

turn, made their hand-made goods uneconomical to produce. Social Causes The social reforms introduced by the British were looked upon with suspicion by the conservative sections of the Indian society. Reforms such as abolition of ‘sati’, legalization of widow remarriage and extension of western education to women were looked upon as examples of interference in the social customs of the country. Activity (Pair work) List the causes of revolt.


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