Western Civilization Applied to the Late 20th Century

Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, Germanic, Northeast European, Balkan, and Scandinavian peoples can be be used to examine the late 20th century.

   

Western Civilization

Western Civilization can be used to examine the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s and late 1990s. Norway can be connected. Cities such as Milan can be connected.

Anglic peoples

Anglic peoples including Anglo-American peoples can be used to examine the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s. Australia can be connected. Cities such as Houston can be connected.

Anglo-American peoples

Anglo-American peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Canada can be connected. Cities such as Toronto and Philadelphia can be connected.

United States

The United States including the northeastern United States, Southeastern United States, and Western United States can be connected. The United States was led by Ronald Reagan, George HW Bush, and Bill Clinton. Cities such as Miami can be connected.

The Northeastern United States including cities such as New York City can be connected. Chicago can be connected. New York City can be connected.

The Southeastern United States including cities such as Dallas can be connected.

The Western United States including cities such as Los Angeles can be connected. San Francisco can be connected. Los Angeles can be connected.

British peoples

British peoples such as those of the United Kingdom can be connected. Cities such as London can be connected.

Latin peoples

Latin peoples such as Italian, French, Hispanic, and Lusitanic peoples can be used to examine the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s. Nicaragua can be connected. Cities such as Madrid can be connected.

Italian peoples

Italian peoples such as those of part of Switzerland can be connected. Italy can be connected.

French peoples

French peoples such as those of France, part of Canada, and part of Belgium can be connected. Part of Switzerland can be connected. Cities such as Paris can be connected.

France can be connected. Part of Belgium can be connected. Cultural and linguistic tensions arose, with multiple government reforms attempting to resolve them. Part of Canada can be connected. Canada severed its last political ties with the UK, and there was a seccession movement in French-speaking Quebec. Haiti can be connected.

Hispanic peoples

Hispanic peoples such as those of Spain, Hispanic Mexican American peoples, Hispanic Colombian American peoples, Hispanic Peruvian American peoples, and Hispanic Argentine American peoples can be connected. El Salvador can be connected. Cities such as Santiago can be connected.

Spain

Spain can be connected. Spain was ruled by Francisco Franco. After his death, the monarchy was restored under Juan Carlos.

Hispanic Mexican American peoples

Hispanic Mexican American peoples such as those of Mexico, Guatemala, and Cuba can be connected. Honduras can be connected. Cities such as Mexico City can be connected.

Mexico was presided over by Joze Lopez Portillo, Miguel de la Madrid, Carlos Salinas, Ernesto Zedillo, and Vicente Fox. Guatemala can be connected. The Guatemalan civil war came to an end in 1996. Cuba can be connected. The Dominican Republic can be connected. Antonio Guzman Fernandez, Salvador Jorge Blanco, Joaquin Balaguer, and Leonel Fernandez occupied the Pesidency of the Dominican Republic.

Hispanic Colombian American peoples

Hispanic Colombian American peoples such as those of Colombia and Venezela can be connected. Ecuador can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Revolutionary movements and the illegal drug trade occupied the country. Venezuela can be connected. The collapse of oil prices resulted in foreign debt, currency devaluation, and severe economic problems. Government corruption, rioting, attempted coups, and the impeachment of the President were political problems.

Hispanic Peruvian American peoples

Hispanic Peruvian American peoples such as those of Peru and Chilecan be connected. Bolivia can be connected. Cities such as Lima can be connected. Peru can be connected. Peru engaged in conflicts with Ecuador and there was conflict between the government under the leadership of Alberto Fujumori and terrorist groups. Chile can be connected. Augusto Pinochet was succeeded by other presidents.

Hispanic Argentine American peoples

Hispanic Argentine American peoples such as those of Argentina can be connected. Paraguay can be connected. Cities such as Buenos Aires can be connected. Argentina can be connected. Argentina attempted to occupy the Falkland Islands but was defeatd by the British.

Lusitanic peoples

Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be used to examine the late 1990s. Portugal can be connected. Cities such as Belo Horizonte can be connected.

Brazil

Brazil can be connected. Military rule ended and civilian rule was restored. Cities such as Sao Paulo can be connected. Rio de Janeiro can be connected. Sao Paulo can be connected.

Germanic peoples

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Austria can be connected. Switzerland can be connected. Cities such as Essen can be connected.

Germany can be connected. Germany was reunified following the collapse of the USSR and end of the Cold War. The Netherlands can be connected. The Netherlands became a leader of social change in areas such as environmentalism, sexuality, and women's rights. Part of Belgium can be connected. Cultural and linguistic tensions arose, with multiple government reforms attempting to resolve them. Austria can be connected.

Northeast European peoples

Northeast European peoples including East Slavic, West Slavic, and Hungarian peoples can be used to examine the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s and late 1990s. Slovakia can be connected. The breakup of the USSR was significant. Cities such as Moscow can be connected.

East Slavic peoples

East Slavic peoples such as those of Russia and Ukraine can be connected. Belarus can be connected.

Russia can be used to examine the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s. The USSR broke up, with Russia as the largest piece. Ukraine can be connected. Ukraine became independent of the USSR.

West Slavic peoples

Wesst Slavic peoples such as those of Poland and the Czech Republic can be connected.

Poland can be connected. The Communist government of Poland fell. The Czech Republic can be connected. It remained under Communist rule until 1989 and peacefully separated from Czechoslovakia in 1993.

Hungary

Hungary can be connected. The Communist government fell in 1989 and there was a succession of new governments.

Balkan peoples

Balkan peoples including East Romance and Greek peoples can be connected. Serbia can be connected.

East Romance peoples such as those of Romania can be connected. Romania can be connected. The Communist government was overthrown.

Greece can be connected.

South Slavic peoples such as those of Bulgaria can be connected.

Scandinavian peoples

Scandinavian peoples such as those of Sweden and Denmark can be connected. Finland can be connected. Sweden can be connected. Sweden joined the European Union in 1995. Denmark can be connected. Denmark ws a member of the European Union.

History, sociology, institutions, culture, anthropology, personal studies, and science will be connected as the site develops.

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Created 11 Oct 2016 Last updated 16 Jan 2018