Whap chapter 19 vocab

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Whap chapter 19 vocab
2011-02-06 16:29:30
Whap chapter vocab

Whap chapter 19 vocab
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  1. was an American inventor, scientist, and businessman who developed phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb.
    thomas edison
  2. was an eminent scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone.
    alexander graham bell
  3. was a prominent American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, model T and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production
    henry ford
  4. is a short 1848 book written by the German Marxist political theorists Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, how to eliminate burgosie class and improve capitalisum
    communist manifesto
  5. a highly influential policy-maker who presided over extensive industrialization within the Russian Empire. He served under the last two emperors of Russia.
    serge witte
  6. lower class
  7. Germany's oldest political party in the German Parliament
    the german social democratic party
  8. radical reform of capitalist societies, along socialist lines, could be achieved only by legitimate power gained through electoral victory is linked with ideas like gradualism, and was seen by many socialist and Marxist thinkers as revisionism
    Parliamentary socialism
  9. laid the foundation of professional nursing with the establishment, in 1860, of her nursing school at St Thomas' Hospital in London, the first secular nursing school in the world
    Florence Nightingale
  10. was an Italian physician and educator, a noted humanitarian and devout Catholic best known for the philosophy of education which bears her name
    Maria Montessori
  11. formally the Political Constitution of the Mexican United States, approved by the Constitutional Congress on February 5, 1917, with Venustiano Carranza serving as the first president under its terms, is the present constitution of Mexico
    1917 Mexican Constitution
  12. was a Mexican-American War volunteer and French intervention hero, an accomplished general and the President of Mexico continuously from 1876 to 1911
    Porfirio diaz
  13. was a leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, formed and commanded an important revolutionary force, the Liberation Army of the South,
    Emiliano Zapata
  14. period of social activism and reform that flourished from the 1890s to the 1920s.[1] The main goal of the Progressive movement was purification of government
    Progressive era
  15. main issue was Cuban independence, the ten-week war was fought in both the Caribbean and the Pacific. A series of one-sided American naval and military victories
    Spanish - American war
  16. german parliment building
  17. any of various representative assemblies in modern Russia and Russian history
  18. emperor of Austria (1848–1916) and king of Hungary (1867–1916), who divided his empire into the Dual Monarchy, in which Austria and Hungary coexisted as equal partners.
    Emperor Francis Joseph
  19. was a conflict that grew out of the rival imperial ambitions of the Russian Empire and Japanese Empire over Manchuria and Korea
    Russo-Japanese War
  20. wave of mass political and social unrest that spread through vast areas of the Russian Empire. Some of it was directed against the government, while some was undirected. It led to the establishment of limited constitutional monarchy
    Russian revolution of 1905
  21. was the military alliance between Germany, Austria–Hungary, and Italy that lasted from 1882[1] until the start of World War I in 1914
    Triple alliance
  22. the alliance among Great Britain, France and Russia after the signing of the Anglo-Russian Entente in 1907
    Triple Entente
  23. two wars that took place in South-eastern Europe in 1912 and 1913 , over areas of the ottoman empier
    the balkan wars
  24. German-born theoretical physicist who discovered the theory of general relativity, effecting a revolution in physics.
    Albert Einstein
  25. an Austrian neurologist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychiatry. Freud is best known for his theories of the unconscious mind and the defense mechanism of repression,
    Sigmund Freud
  26. a term used for various late nineteenth century ideologies which, while often contradictory, exploited ideas of survival of the fittest
    Social Darwinism
  27. a 19th-century art movement that began as a loose association of Paris-based artists whose independent exhibitions brought them to prominence in the 1870s and 1880s.
  28. was a Spanish painter, draughtsman, and sculptor who lived most of his adult life in France. He is best known for co-founding the Cubist movement, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and worked in
    Pablo Picasso
  29. was a Russian-born, naturalised French, later naturalised American composer, pianist, and conductor.
    Igor stravinsky
  30. was a Russian painter, and art theorist. He is credited with painting the first modern abstract works.[citation needed
    Vasily Kandinsky