Ch 28: History Alive Chapter 28: Movements Toward Independence & Democracy

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The Movements Toward Independence & Democracy chapter of this TCI History Alive World Connections Companion Course aligns with the same chapter in the TCI History Alive World Connections textbook. These simple and fun video lessons are about five minutes long and help you learn the essential lessons about decolonization and revolutions during the 20th century.

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  • Find the lesson within this chapter that corresponds to what you're studying in the Movements Toward Independence & Democracy chapter of your textbook.
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You'll learn about all of the topics in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Decolonization in Africa and the Middle East
  • Decolonization in South and Southeast Asia
  • Causes and effects of the Cuban Revolution
  • The Chilean Revolution

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Decolonization and Nationalism in Indonesia, Vietnam, India & Pakistan

1. Decolonization and Nationalism in Indonesia, Vietnam, India & Pakistan

Nationalism played a key role in the decolonization of European colonies in South and Southeast Asia during the 20th century. Explore how nationalism developed and impacted the decolonization process in Indonesia, Vietnam, India, and Pakistan.

Decolonization and Nationalism in Israel, Egypt, Africa & Algeria

2. 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.

The Cuban Revolution: Causes & Effects

3. The Cuban Revolution: Causes & Effects

The Cuban Revolution was fought by Fidel Castro's rebellion against the militant dictator Fulgencio Batista between 1953 and 1959. Discover the causes that led to Castro's use of guerrilla tactics, and the effects of the Soviet Union's support of the communist regime.

The Chilean Revolution & Augusto Pinochet

4. The Chilean Revolution & Augusto Pinochet

The previously stable democracy, Chile, underwent a violent revolution to remove its elected president, Salvador Allende. Militant dictator Augusto Pinochet was eventually installed to rule the country in his place. Follow Allende's rise to power, the economic toll of socialism in Chile, and the formation of Pinochet's military regime.

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