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AP World History: Nationalism - Chapter Summary
These lessons can help you review concepts related to nationalism while studying the the AP World History exam. The video lessons cover the rise of nationalism in Europe and the various types of nationalism. When you finish this chapter, you will be able to the following:
- Contrast civic nationalism versus ethnic nationalism
- Provide a timeline of the growth of nationalism in Europe
- Describe the competing ideologies of conservatism and nationalism during the Restoration
- Explain the decolonization and nationalism in Israel, Africa and Algeria
- Summarize British rule and nationalism in India
Use these engaging video lessons to study from our experienced instructors. There are also video transcripts you can print out for offline study. You can ask questions if you need more information as you review. Use the lesson quizzes to make sure you are armed with as much information as possible before your test.
1. Civic Nationalism vs. Ethnic Nationalism
How are nations created? In this lesson, we're going to examine the ideas of civic nationalism and ethnic nationalism and see how each is used to help build and maintain the nation-state.
2. Nationalism Grows in Europe: Timeline, Events & Impact
Nationalism is a belief system that promotes the identity and welfare of a specific group of people at the expense of other groups. Learn about the growth of nationalism in Europe during the French Revolution and Napoleon's reign. Explore the timeline, events, and impact, including the reaction against nationalism.
3. Competing Ideologies During the Restoration: Conservatism & Nationalism
Two competing ideologies during the Restoration in Europe during the 19th century were conservatism, which favored the rule of monarchies, and nationalism, whose followers favored the creation of ethnic nation-states. Compare and contrast nationalism and conservatism in Europe in the 1800s, explore examples of clashes, and discover the aim of the Congress of Vienna.
4. Decolonization and Nationalism in Israel, Egypt, Africa & Algeria
Decolonization and nationalism in Israel, Egypt, Africa and Algeria after World War II was a tumultuous affair but a great stride for independence in the region. Learn about which nations were involved and their movements.
5. British Rule & Nationalism in India
Although they fell into full rule of India almost by accident, the British were able to bring remarkable ability and passion to their rule. That said, as some Indians fell in love with British culture, more longed for the ideals of democracy and nationalism that were denied to them. The legacy of British rule remains controversial to this day.
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Other chapters within the AP World History: Exam Prep course
- AP World History: Foundational Concepts
- AP World History: Major Belief Systems
- AP World History: Ancient Middle East
- AP World History: Ancient China, Africa, India & America
- AP World History: Ancient Greece
- AP World History: The Rise of the Roman Republic
- AP World History: The Fall of the Roman Empire
- AP World History: The Dark Ages
- AP World History: Early Middle Ages
- AP World History: The Medieval Warm Period
- AP World History: The High Middle Ages
- AP World History: Asia, Africa & America (1000-1300 CE)
- AP World History: The Late Middle Ages
- AP World History: The Renaissance
- AP World History: The Age of Exploration
- AP World History: The Reformation Across Europe
- AP World History: The Enlightenment
- AP World History: Political, Technological, and Intellectual Developments (1750-1914)
- AP World History: Colonialism
- AP World History: Imperialism
- Patterns of Human Migration
- AP World History: World War I
- AP World History: World War II
- AP World History: Industrialization of the Western World
- AP World History: The Cold War and Other 20th Century World History
- AP World History: A Globalized World - 1980 & Beyond
- Portions of the AP World History Exam
- How to Write a Good Essay on Your AP Exam
- AP World History Flashcards
- Additional AP World History Flashcards
- AP World History Essay Tips & Practice