Chapter 37: The End of Empire

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  • Key Concepts for this chapter
    • KC-6.2.I.C
      • After the end of World War II, some colonies negotiated their independence
    • KC-6.2.II.A
      • Example of nationalist leaders & parties in Asia sought varying degrees of autonomy within or independence from imperial rule. (Indian National Congress)
    • KC-6.2.II.B
      • Regional, Religious, & ethnic movements challenged colonial rule & inherited imperial boundaries. Some of these movements advocated for autonomy
    • KC-6.2.III.A.ii
      • The redrawing of political boundaries in some cases led to conflict as well as population displacement and/or resettlement (Pakistan New State)
    • KC-6.2.II.A.i
      • Partition plan of 1947 divides Palestine into two distinct states (Israel New State)
        • Another example of the redrawing of political boundaries caused conflict as well as population displacement and/or resettlement

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