Stressed Buddhism in their military training
Included important businessmen in their ranks
Promised land and power to the peasant class
Fought successfully against the United States during World War II
The Sikhs should have been granted a homeland
Muslims and Hindus should live together peacefully
India should have maintained closer ties with Great Britain
This decision would prevent India from joining the United Nations
An expansion of China's colonial empire
An increase in trade with the West
A return to a strict command economy
The success of the commune system
Conflict between rival religious groups
Alliance with China
Lack of unskilled workers for farming
Scarcity of mineral resources
Foreign rule was reestablished in India
Hinduism became the only religion practiced in India
The government policy of nonalignment further divided Indian society
Civil unrest, territorial disputes, and religious conflicts continued throughout the region
China's economic policies were directly influenced by the success of the Soviet economic system.
The Tiananmen Square massacre resulted in major economic reforms in China.
The success of the Cultural Revolution resulted in the increased westernization of China.
Communist economic policies were not meeting the needs of the society.
Maintain territorial security
Mechanize its farms
Receive military aid from the United Nations
Sign a peace treaty with Libya
Renew the ideas and enthusiasm of the Communist revolution
Increase the industrial output of China
Promote artistic exchanges with the United States
Encourage foreign investment in China
Market for manufactured goods
Source of mineral resources
The assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin
Palestinian self-rule in the West Bank and Gaza Strip
A military alliance between Arab nations
A formal peace agreement between Egypt and Israel
Promote democratic reform
End the private ownership of land
Strengthen economic ties with Europe
Increase agricultural and industrial production
The majority of the population had the right to vote.
The Boers attempted to conquer Nigeria.
Many racist ideas of the ruling minority were adopted into laws.
French was declared the official language of the nation.
United Nations peacekeeping efforts in the region
India's increasing trade with Korea
Borders and related territorial issues
The interpretation of common religious works
Acts of international terrorism
Violations of human rights
Safeguard the flow of oil to international markets
End the civil war in Lebanon
Stop the Israeli settlement of the West Bank
Assist Iraq in its war with Iran
Military defeat by foreign powers
The rise of dictatorships
Governments that were based on Communist principles
Rule by a parliamentary government
Disposal of nuclear waste
Ethnic or religious conflicts
Drought and famine
Overcrowding of urban centers
Military force to build colonial empires
Free and open elections to gain power
Communism as a basis for their governments
Intimidation and terror to control people
Discourage private ownership of businesses
Promote further collectivization
Include elements of capitalism
Decrease trade with the United States
Shah's friendship with the Soviet Union
Return to traditional Islamic law
Lack of political and social rights for women
Non-Islamic influences on the culture and economy
Economic success of the Manchu dynasty
Mandate of Heaven
Confucian emphasis on the five human relationships
Leadership of Mao Zedong
Illiteracy has become almost nonexistent.
Religious differences have led to serious conflicts.
Oil wealth has led to economic equality.
Industrial development has urbanized the area.
Communist governments continue to have little control over the actions of their citizens
Totalitarian governments frequently survive by the use of force
Peaceful demonstrations often succeed in achieving democratic reforms
Negative global reaction sometimes leads to economic decline