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Ch 24: Glencoe World History Chapter 24: The West Between the Wars

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The West Between the Wars chapter of this Glencoe World History Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the Western world between WWI and WWII. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with The West Between the Wars textbook chapter.

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  • Identify the lessons in the Glencoe The West Between the Wars chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the mid World Wars topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the world history topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Political changes after WWI
  • Causes and impacts of the Great Depression
  • The Weimar Republic
  • Conflict in Asia between the wars
  • America during the Depression
  • Rise of Mussolini
  • The Soviet Union under Stalin
  • Spanish Civil War
  • Rise and collapse of Hitler's Third Reich
  • Intellectual and cultural trends between WWI and WWII

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11 Lessons in Chapter 24: Glencoe World History Chapter 24: The West Between the Wars
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Gains of Global Democracy After 1919: History & Summary

1. Gains of Global Democracy After 1919: History & Summary

In this lesson we briefly discuss the end of WWI and explore the proliferation of new states that occurred with the collapse of several central and eastern European empires.

The Great Depression: Timeline, Causes & Impact

2. The Great Depression: Timeline, Causes & Impact

In this lesson, we explore the Great Depression and the economic trends and practices that caused the greatest economic meltdown in the history of the world.

Response to the Great Depression: Governmental Policies in the US, Britain & France

3. Response to the Great Depression: Governmental Policies in the US, Britain & France

In this lesson, we explore the greatest economic catastrophe of the 20th century, the Great Depression, as well as U.S., British, and French responses to the crisis.

The Weimar Republic: Strengths, Weaknesses & Collapse

4. The Weimar Republic: Strengths, Weaknesses & Collapse

In this lesson, we explore the Weimar Republic, the democratic government which governed Germany in between World War I and the rise of the Nazi party and Adolf Hitler.

Interwar Conflict in Asia Between World Wars: History & Response

5. Interwar Conflict in Asia Between World Wars: History & Response

In this lesson, we discuss Japan and China and the disparate fortunes of the two nations during the interwar period, including Japanese military aggression toward China.

America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues

6. America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues

The Great Depression was a period of economic hardship for a majority of Americans. Learn about the devastating conditions created by the Depression and the American response to the tragedy.

The Rise of Benito Mussolini and Italian Fascism: Facts & Timeline

7. The Rise of Benito Mussolini and Italian Fascism: Facts & Timeline

In this lesson, we explore the rise of fascism in interwar Italy, as led by Il Duce, Benito Mussolini. Mussolini's oppressive, totalitarian regime fell during WWII.

The Soviet Union Under Stalin: Five-Year Plans, Purges & Policies

8. The Soviet Union Under Stalin: Five-Year Plans, Purges & Policies

In this lesson, we explore the brutal rule of Joseph Stalin in the Soviet Union, from 1928 to 1953. Stalin radically transformed the economy of the Soviet Union, while also terrorizing its people.

The Spanish Civil War & the Influence of Foreign Powers: Definition, Summary & Timeline

9. The Spanish Civil War & the Influence of Foreign Powers: Definition, Summary & Timeline

In this lesson, we explore the Spanish Civil War that broke out between nationalists and socialists in Spain in the 1930s. In the aftermath, General Francisco Franco instituted a fascist dictatorship.

Hitler's Third Reich: Rise to Power, History & Collapse

10. Hitler's Third Reich: Rise to Power, History & Collapse

In this lesson, we explore the rise of Hitler's Third Reich, its domination of German society in the 1930s, and the world war it began which eventually led to its downfall.

Cultural & Intellectual Trends Between WWI & WWII

11. Cultural & Intellectual Trends Between WWI & WWII

In this lesson, we will explore the cultural and intellectual trends during the interwar period. Specifically, we will focus on the role of mass communication, as well as social and artistic trends during this time.

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