World CivilizationsResource
(UNIT 7)

The Postwar Years: Rivalry and Recovery
-Chapter 37 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Primary SourceThe Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 Robert F. Kennedy
Secretary of State George Marshall
Queen Elizabeth II signs the Canada Act
Europe during the Cold War
The British Empire and Commonwealth
The Decline of Colonialism after World War II

Fragmentation and Change: The End of Postwar Certainties in Europe
-Chapter 38 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Post Cold War Europe

The Middle East and Africa
-Chapter 39 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Refugee Ship, Palestine
General James B.M. Hertzog, South Africa
Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana
President Julius Nyerere, Tanzania
The Suez Canal prior to World War I, Egypt
The Pass System, South Africa
The Modern Middle East
The "New" Africa, 1990

Independence in South Asia
-Chapter 40 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Primary SourceIndian Home Rule Gandhi
Primary SourceAddress to the United Nations, 1948 Jawaharlal Nehru
Gandhi and Nehru, India, 1948
Mohammad Ali Jinnah, India
His Holiness, the Dalai Lama Tibet, 20th century
Modern India, 1990

Eruption in East Asia
-Chapter 41 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Primary SourceOn the Dictatorship of the People's Democracy Mao Zedong
Primary SourceChinese Newspaper on Red Guard in Action
Sun Yat-sen and his Military Staff, China
Poster of Mao. China, 20th century
Poster, "One family, One child". China, 20th century
Hahoe Traditional Village Korea
Women Planting Rice Korea
Man with Oxen Korea
Terraced Rice Paddies Korea
Modern East Asia, 1990

Progress, Poverty, and Revolution in Latin America
-Chapter 42 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Fidel Castro, Cuba
Getulio Vargas, President of Brazil 1930-1945 and 1951-1954
Victoriano Huerta, Mexico
Modern Latin America

Epilogue: Problems of World Civilization
-Chapter 43 Exercises
Study QuestionsStudy Questions
Primary SourceUniversal Declaration of Human Rights (1948)
Dr. Jonas Salk, United States
Crick and Watson discover the Double Helix, England (Crick) and United States (Watson)


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