Social Studies - 2019-20
WHII.9e - Relationship between Industrialization, Imperialism, and Nationalism
The student will apply social science skills to understand global interactions between 1800 to about 1900 by
e) analyzing the relationship between industrialization, imperialism, and nationalism.
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
Industrialization in European nations was a driving force behind the competition for overseas colonies.
This colonization resulted in rising nationalism among colonies and increased the drive for independence.
Relationship between industrialization, imperialism, and nationalism
Economic advantage and competition motivated European nations to compete for colonial possessions, resulting in nationalism in the colonies.
European economic, military, and political power forced colonized countries to trade on European terms.
Industrially produced goods flooded colonial markets and displaced their traditional industries.
Colonized peoples resisted European domination and responded in diverse ways to Western influences.