HIS 342 HIS342 Week 2 DQ 2 Colonialism and Imperialism in the Middle East (Ashford)
HIS 342 Week 2 Discussion 2 Colonialism and Imperialism in the Middle East / THE MIDDLE EAST
Colonialism and Imperialism in the Middle East [CLOs: 2, 3, 4, 5]. 1st Post Due by Day 3.
Prepare: Read the following from The Modern Middle East: A History:
• Chapter 6 - Imperialism
Chapter 9 - Secularism and Modernity
Chapter 10 - Constitutionalism
Chapter 11 - State-Building by Decree
Chapter 12 – State building by Revolution and Conquest
Additionally, visit the Jewish Virtual Library website
Reflect: At the conclusion of the First World War the Ottoman Empire was divided into individual, component parts, placed under mandates by the newly minted League of Nations. As a result, Great Britain and France administered most of the lands now considered part of the Middle East (see the Sykes-Picot Agreement). How did Europeans view the lands that they were to “protect” under the “Mandate System” (as it is known)? How was this simply imperialism by another name?
Write: Using specific examples, discuss at least two of the following:
How the foreign policies of Great Britain and France shaped the modern political boundaries of the
How the country you have chosen for your final paper was impacted by this the Mandate System and/or
British and French colonialism
How the Mandate system compared to earlier European imperialism in the Muslim World by France,
Great Britain, and Italy.
Your initial post should be at least 250-300 words in length. Support your claims with examples from required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references.
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