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[World History] American Revolution, American Civil War, Declaration of Independence, Boston Tea Party; factors, outcomes, events, analysis for UPSC Mains GS Paper1

Prologue WHUS/P1: American Revolution: Factors responsible WHUS/P2: American Revolution: Events & Reactions WHUS/P3: American Revolution: Outcomes of WHUS/P4: American Civil War- factors, events, outcomes Prologue Shri Pratik Nayak begins world history lecture series for the UPSC Civil services (Mains) General Studies Paper-1 He has [...]

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[Diplomacy] Durfur Conflict & South Sudan Independence: Timeline, Players, Similarities and differences

Donot confuse or mixup between Durfur and South Sudan. These are two separate conflicts with separate climaxes. What is Sudan? Background: Durfur and South Sudan Reasons for Conflict Players in Durfur conflict Players in South Sudan Independence Struggle Arrest Warrent against Omar Al Bashir [...]

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[Old NCERT World History ch13] After WW2: Asian Independence, Korean war, Vietnam War, Khmer Rouge (Part 3 of 4)

Asian Countries: Independence India Burma Indonesia Sri Lanka, Thailand, Philippines and Malaysia Chinese Revolution The Korean War Vietnam Partition Vietnam War Cambodia: Khmer Rouge Asian Countries: Independence The rise and growth of nationalism in Asia and Africa has been briefly mentioned in Chapter 12. The [...]

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[Old NCERT World History ch13] After WW2: African Independence: Egypt, French Guniea, Mau Mau rebellion, Apartheid (Part 4 of 4)

West Asia Syria and Lebanon Israel African Independence Egypt: Naseer Libya: Gaddafi Algeria: De Gaulle Gold Coast = GHANA: Nkrumah Guinea Kenya: Mau Mau rebellion Portuguese Colonies South Africa: apartheid Nelson Mandela Namibia AFRICA Renaming of Places World@1990 EXERCISES West Asia Syria and Lebanon As in [...]

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[Old NCERT World History Ch8] American Revolution: Causes, Boston Tea Party, Declaration of Independence (Part 1 of 4)

Introduction of the Chapter Feudalism to Nation States Middle Class The Renaissance What is a Revolution? THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION The English Colonies in America Causes of the War of American Independence No taxation without representation Boston Tea Party Declaration of Independence The War [...]

[Land Reforms] Post Independence: Abolition of Zamindari, Reasons, Impact, Obstacles, Limitations, First Amendment

Prologue What is Land reform? Land reforms: broad vs narrow sense What are the objectives of Land reforms? Increase production social justice Economic development Improve standard of living Post-Freedom: Towards land reforms Why Abolish Zamindari? First Amendment, 1951 #1: SEBC #2: Freedom of [...]

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[Land Ceiling] Phase 1: Since Independence to 1974 in India, Salient Features, Limitations, Failures

Ceiling Phase 1: Freedom to 1972 Salient Features Limitations/Failures of Land Ceiling (‘47-‘72) Negative#1: No redistribution Negative#2: Family vs Individual Negative#3: Land ceilings too high Negative#4: Exempted land categories Negative#5: Delay in Law Making Negative#6: History repeats Ceiling Phase 1: Freedom to 1972 1946 (just before [...]