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Shafqat: Euro

Chapter 24: An Age of Modernity, Anxiety, and Imperialism (1894-1914)


(681) Summary of chapter: y y y y Period of great tension because of women s progress, international rivalries Competition for land in Europe Triple Alliance and Triple Entente were developed to bring peace but eventually made a large war more inevitable Modern cultural ideas created that questioned traditional views and values

Toward the Modern Consciousness: Intellectual & Cultural Developments


y Second industrial revolution led to development of steel, chemicals, electricity, and petroleum