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Industrialism

I & E
Muslim state fails to keep up with Europe -- Ottoman Empire fails to industrialize (agriculturally based)

2

Imperialism

E
Control by an outside power -- limited European contact -- Crimean war -- treaty of Paris -- oil -- Suez Canal

3

Crimean war

Russia: desire for access to Bosporus & Dardanelles -- Britain: protect routes to India, combat Russia's interest

4

Treaty of Paris

Status quo -- everybody has equal access to waterways -- weakness of ottomans

5

Oil discovery

Discovered in Persia -- increased European interest

6

Suez Canal

De Lesseps -- Britain control canal -- Britain = Egypt = protectorate

7

Ethnocentrism

I
Belief that your culture is superior
Young Turks
Armenian genocide
Sultan overthrown

8

Young Turks

Xenophobic nationalists -- intolerant radical group -- overthrew sultan

9

Xenophobic

Hate foreigners

10

Armenian genocide

Remove a certain group of people -- an indication of future horrors to come

11

Nationalism

I
Pride & loyalty
Multinational empires
Attempted reforms
WWI

12

Multinational empires

Nationalist revolts increased
Seeking independence (Egypt = semi-independent)
Subject nationalities

13

Attempted reforms

Fail --> ottomans lose more territory
New constitution
Young Turks
Balkan wars
Sultan overthrown

14

WWI

New nations will be created

15

Militarism

Military advantage declined as European growth & influence increased -- once a gunpowder empire