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Changes in Capitalism between the Wars
Choose from these words to fill the blanks below:
public, liberal, 1945, specializing, crack, reality, command, bonds, separate, aggressive, wartime, afford, depression, Asia, 1932, consumption, truces, conceptual, manufactured, disequilibrium, production, slow, automobile, integrate, state, Keynes, civilians, separation, globalization, challenge, durable, Deal
the First World War brought the competing imperial systems, tension, and                              to a head
the peace of 1918/19 didn't create a                peace as its architects sought out
the tension would persist until well into         
1914-1945
a Thirty Years War with pauses and              throughout
especially when you look at          during this period, war was much more common than peace
this epic of world history brought the old Imperial systems' contentions to a head with a human toll that the planet had never seen and which we would never see again
during this time came a            in the economic system
aggravated the tensions that lurked in the wake of the so-called peace
the Great Depression
collapse of financial, commercial and the first age of real                           
took highly highly integrated global arrangement and fractured it
from 1929 to         
it took just a few short years to break this down
a village will produce for its own                       
but what happens over the centuries when you                  production from consumption
the 19th century was the high water mark, never had we seen such a                      between the two
some countries produced                          goods (Britain), and some produce primary staples (India)
transcends national boundaries
each country is                         
to protect their own jobs, each unit breaks the           
people became disillusioned with the orthodoxies of                economics
John Maynard             
goes through a kind of transformation as a result of watching this happen
the completely free marketplace was no longer a                for healthy economics
there was a turn away from the liberal formula
by 1937, we start to see a          recovery
what eventually brought the world out of the economy tailspin were the demands of the                economy
             policy experiments
states were faster than markets
capitalist, communist and colonial economies relied on the            as an engine
the state was an agent
the                      had locked itself into a steady state
the                economies did better
didn't just put money in pockets
American New         
France, Britain
command economies
state took over                      itself
this was new in the global economy for a state to play such an                      role
all societies became mass societies
experiencing pressure on the part of                    to recovery
mass production societies
the                     
Fordism
his workers should be able to              an automobile
they can be the consumers of what they produce
a                      breakthrough
recombine production and consumption
paradox of modern capitalism
while it created more integration, it created more volatility
put pressure on states to                    societies vertically
resolving these problems was the                    of the 1930s

Ideas and Concepts:

Redefinition of 20th century war periods, via tonight's World History Since 1300 course:

"While we commonly understand that war was over in 1918, the end of the First World War only brought competing tension and disequilibrium to a head. The peace of 1918/19 didn't create a durable peace at all, as its architects sought out. The tension would persist until well into 1945.

In fact, the period of world history between 1914 and 1945 could better be thought of as a Thirty Years War with pauses and truces throughout.

Especially when you look at Asia during this period, war was much more common than peace. This epic of history increased the contentions of the old imperial systems to a climax until they finally more or less expired, with a human toll that the planet had never seen before, and would never see again."
Columbus and the New World
1500-1700 Indian Ocean Trading system
Da Gama, Pepper and World History
Portuguese Indian Ocean Empire
16th Century Colonialism Fueling European Violence
Global Food: European Sugar, Caribbean Plantations, African Slaves
16th and 17th Century Merchant Trading Companies
17th Century Interdependence of Trade and Investment
Francis Drake and Mercantilist Wars
The Apex and Erosion of the Mughal Empire
The Treaty of Westphalia as the Hinge of Modern History
The Influence of Silver on the Ming Dynasty
Political Reverberations of Ming Consolidation
18th China Resurgent as Qing Dynasty
18th Century Tea Trade, Leisure Time, and the Spread of Knowledge
Cook and Clive: Discoverers, Collectors and Conquerors of the Enlightenment
Strains on the Universality of the Enlightenment
The Enlightenment, Empire, and Colonization: Burke vs. Hastings
Enlightenment or Empire
18th Century Land Grabbing
The Industrial Revolution and the Transition of Non-Renewable Energy
The Seven Years' War and Colonial Revolutions
Napoleon, Spain, the Colonies, and Imperial Crises
Human Rights and the Meaning of Membership within Societies
Napoleon, New Nations, and Total War
The Ottoman Empire's 19th Century Tanzimat Reform
The Early 19th Century Market Revolution
The Global Upheavals of the Mid-19th Century
The Train, the Rifle, and the Industrial Revolution
Transition in India: Last of the Mughals
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 and Its Ramifications
Darwin's Effect on 19th Century Ideas
Factors Which Led to the Solidifying of Nation States
1868 Japan: The Meiji Restoration
1871: Germany Becomes a Nation
North American Nation-Building
19th Century Changing Concepts of Labor
The Benefits of Comparative Advantage
Migration after the Age of Revolutions
Creating 19th Century Global Free Trade
The Expanding 19th Century Capitalist System
The Second Industrial Revolution
The Closing of the American Frontier
Africa's Second Imperial Wave
Early 20th Century American Imperialism
1894-1905: Japan's Imperial Wave in Asia
Rashid Rida and 19th Century Islamic Modernization
19th Century Pan-Islam and Zionism Movements
19th Century Global Export-Led Growth
Indian Wars and Mass Slaughter of Bison
The Suez Canal's Effect on the Malayan Tiger
1890-1914: Savage Wars of Peace
1900-1909: Russian and Turkish Dynasties
1899-1911 The End of the Qing Dynasty
The 1910 Mexican Revolution
The Panic of 1907
Turn-of-the-Century Civilization and its Discontents
20th Century Questioning of Reason
Late 19th Century Anxieties of Race
The First World War
The End of WWI and the Attempt at Global Peace
The Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919
The Wilson-Lenin Moment
1919 Self-Determination Movements in India
Post-WWI European Peace and Global Colonial Upheaval
1929 Economic Collapse
Changes in Capitalism between the Wars