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Unit 5 - Georgia Standards of Excellence
SSWH13 Examine the intellectual, political, social, and economic factors that changed the worldview of Europeans from the sixteenth century CE to the late eighteenth century CE.
b. Identify the major ideas of the Enlightenment from the writings of Locke, Voltaire, and Rousseau, and their relationship to politics and society.
SSWH14 Analyze the Age of Revolutions.
a. Examine absolutism through a comparison of the reigns of Louis XIV and Tsar Peter the Great.
b. Identify the causes and results of the revolutions in England (1689), United States (1776), France (1789), Haiti (1791), and Latin America (1808-1825).
c. Explain Napoleon’s rise to power, the role of geography in his defeat, and the consequences of France’s defeat for Europe.
SSWH15 Describe the impact of industrialization and urbanization.
a. Analyze the process and impact of industrialization in Great Britain, Germany, and Japan.
b. Examine the political and economic ideas of Adam Smith and Karl Marx.
c. Examine the social impact of urbanization, include: women and children.
SSWH16 Analyze the rise of nationalism and worldwide imperialism.
a. Compare and contrast the rise of the nation state in Germany under Otto von Bismarck and Japan during the Meiji Restoration.
b. Assess imperialism in Africa and Asia, include: the influence of geography and natural resources.
c. Examine anti-imperial resistance, include: Opium Wars, Boxer Rebellion, and the Indian Revolt of 1857.