England was gaining land and trust in the Middle East, Germany was becoming an established nation, and Western Europe was thriving due to the Industrial Revolution. After recognizing all of this, Russia decided it was time for reform or be left in the dust. Although they were going through these changes, there were continuities such as the treatment of the serfs and the type of reform they were doing.
Postal road network Fiscal system Russia was Asian culture until s when Russian rulers made a conscious effort to Westernize their country.
Petersburg Russian Military — spreads east and conquers c.
Asia as a buffer against Mongols — spreads west and south to connect with Europe and increase wealth; spreads East to take part of Qing China and gain E. Pacific port for trade Peter the Great and Catherine the Great lead the Western expansion by improving the navy and army along Western lines Defeated Napoleon in Military strength built on peasant army not innovation Defeated by Japanese in in Naval war which humiliated Czars Grand Duchy of Muscovy Czar Ivan the Terrible - Czar Peter the Great- Western Orientation - St Petersburg Expands south and east Russian Colonization of Asia Russian nobility sent Cossacks to colonize and settle Cossacks were peasants who migrated to these new areas Chinese trade increased through Russia became economically dependent on Russia Incorporated many ethnic and religious groups into Russian empire Reduced central Asian tribal warfare Russian Economy trade grew as Russian territory grew Under Peter the Great Increased mining industries supplied industries with cheap labor source from serfs.- () ~ Snapshot early Industrial Revolution/evolution in Great Britain decentralizing and weakening, Ottoman empire w/ disengaged sultans Russia - huge land based empire, partially westernized by Peter the Great, Catherine the Great absolute and constitutional monarchs in Europe Changing labor systems Industrial.
European Industrialism and Imperialism Global Trade’s Impact on Environment & Labor Systems *This reading is a condensed version of Clive Ponting's "Creating the Third World.". Analyze the changes and continuities in labor systems between and in one of the following areas Latin America and the Caribbean Russia sub-saharan Africa?
Labor Systems: c. - c. Following the collapse of the Mongol Empire, Russia developed a system of serfdom to maintain the wealth of the small nobility and monarchy; serfs, or peasants, were forced to work on large estates.
– Completed Version 1. Questions of periodization Continuities and breaks, causes of changes from the previous period and within this period: Industrial Revolution and Colonialism expansion 2. Industrial Revolution (transformative effects on and differential timing in different societies; mutual relation of industrial and scientific developments; commonalities).
between to in ONE of the following areas: Russia. Sub-Saharan Africa Compare and contrast how the.
First World War. and its outcomes affected TWO of the following regions in the period from the war through the ’s: East Asia. Middle East.