Chapter 14 AP European History Flashcards

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


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