Chapter 14 AP European History Flashcards

AP Euro Exam Flashcards
 
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Revanchism
*French for revenge* Regain lost territories from the Treaty of Versailles*Destabilized European...
Yalta Conference
* Conference to discuss the future of Germany*Four zones : France, GB, Britain, and US.
German Communist Party and Social Democratic party
*Walter Ulbricht - Leader of the KPD*mass rape, dismantling of factories, and no land reform...
George Kennan
*Long Telegram - Soviets see us as a enemy and would never attempt to seek coexistance with...
Containment
Containing Russian expansion into other countries and the spread of communism
Percentages Agreement
*Division of various nations in Eastern Europe into spheres of influence based on percentages*Signed...
European Economic Community
(AKA Common market)* Lifted almost all trade restrictions among member states
ECSC``
European Coal and Steel Community*Combined and administered steel and coal to member states*Any...
Maastricht Treaty
*Established the common currency, Euro, *New areas with increased cooperation in defense,...
Politics of Consensus 
Conservatives support the Labour Party in their social service network*General agreement to...
Margaret Thatcher
*Britain's first female Prime Minister*Thatcherism- Tight control over money supply reducing...
Tony Blair
*New Labour*Improved Britain's social services, reformed the house of Lords, devolution of...
Monnet Plan
* Commissariat General du Plan*Nonpolitical technocrats to run the French economy*Increased...
Italy's economic miracle
Economic progress during the 1950's - 1960's *Achieved through the state involvement in...
Konrad Adenauer
Chancellor and head of the Christian Democratic Union party.*Anti Nazi conservative who preferred...
Ostpolitik 
Willy Brandt - Leader of the social democrats* Wanted to reach out to the Soviets and its satellite...
Nikita Kruschev
*Reversed many of Stalin's policies*wanted to stick with the original Marxist-Leninism philosophies*Almost...
Prague Spring
*Humanistic socialism with certain limits in Czechoslovakia*REFORM*Nation within the Soviet...
Brezhnev Doctrine
Soviet Union will support any established communist state that was threatened with internal...
Mikhail Gorbachev 
*Charge of Kremlin*Communisms collapsed in Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria, and Albania*Reunification...
Glasnot
Openness in debate
Perestroika
Economic restructuring of the state*Failed to improve the average Russian's standard of living
Boris Yeltsin
Chairman of the Russian Parliament*Became president of the Russian Federation*Free market capitalism*"shock...
Student revolts in Paris
*Involved student groups with different idealogical agendas*Overcrowding of French universities*Spark...
Truman Doctrine
Implement the practice of containment*Support free countries who are fighting against powers...
Velvet Revolution
Non violent throw of authoritarian government in Czechoslovakia


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