Western Civilization Applied to the Late Mid 20th Century

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

   

Western Civilization

Western Civilization can be used to examine the early 1960s, the late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s. Serbia can be connected. Cities such as Essen can be connected.

Anglic peoples

Anglic peoples including Anglo-American peoples can be used to examine the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s and late 1970s. Australia can be connected. Cities such as London 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 Chicago can be connected.

The United States including the Northeastern United States can be connected. The United States was involved in the Vietnam War. Cities such as Los Angeles can be connected. The Northeastern United States including cities such as New York City can be connected.

British peoples

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

Latin peoples

Latin peoples including Italian, French, Hispanic, and Lusitanic peoples can be used to examine the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s. Switzerland can be connected. Cities such as Lima can be connected.

Italian peoples

Italian peoples such as those of Italy can be connected.

French peoples

French peoples such as those of France, parts of Belgium, and parts of Canada can be connected. Haiti can be connected. Cities such as Paris can be connected. France can be connected. France continued to lose holdings in Africa. Parts of Belgium can be connected. Belgium surrendered its African colonies to independence in 1960, and there were various linguistic tensions and increased federalism. Parts of Canada can be connected. Various social changes can be connected.

Hispanic peoples

Hispanic peoples including Spanish, Hispanic Mexican American, Hispanic Colombian American, Hispanic Peruvian American, and Hispanic Argentine American peoples can be connected. Honduras can be connected. Cities such as Buenos Aires can be connected.

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

Hispanic Mexican American peoples such as those of Mexico and Guatemala can be connected. The Dominican Republic can be connected. Cities such as Mexico City can be connected. Mexico can be connected. Adolfo Lopez, Gustavo Diaz, Luis Echeverria, and Jose Lopez presided over Mexico. Guatemala can be connected. There was civil war between the US-backed government and communist rebels. Cuba can be connected. Cuba was a Soviet satellite state and closely allied to the USSR during the Cold War.

Hispanic Colombian American peoples such as those of Colombia can be connected. Ecuador can be connected. Colombia can be connected. A political arrangement known as the National Front controlled the government of Colombia. Venezuela can be connected. Venezuela benefitted from higher oil prices, but several revolutionary movements also flourished.

Hispanic Peruvian American peoples such as those of Peru and Chile can be connected. Bolivia can be connected. Peru can be connected. There were several short-lived governments in Peru. Chile can be connected. President Salvador Allende was overthrown in a military coup and succeeded by Augusto Pinochet.

Hispanic Argentine American peoples such as those of Argentina can be connected.

Lusitanic peoples

Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Portugal can be connected. Cities such as Sao Paulo can be connected. Rio de Janeiro can be connected.

Brazil can be connected. Brazil came under military rule. Cities such as Sao Paulo can be connected.

Germanic

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany, the Netherlands, and part of Belgiums can be connected. Switzerland can be connected. Germany can be connected. Germany remained divided during the Cold War. Austria can be connected. Austria claimed a position of neutrality in most of the Cold War. The Netherlands can be connected. The Netherlands began to liberalize. Part of Belgium can be connected.

Northeast European peoples

Northeast European peoples including East Slavic ,West Slavic, and Hungarian peoples can be connected. Belarus can be connected. Cities such as Moscow can be connected.

East Slavic peoples

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

Russia can be connected. The economy of the USSR declined. Ukraine can be connected. Ukraine was part of the USSR.

West Slavic peoples

West Slavic peoples such as those of Poland can be connected. The Czech Republic can be connected. Poland can be connected. Poland was politically dominated by the USSR.

Hungary can be connected. Hungary was ruled by Communist governments.

Balkan peoples

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

Greece can be connected. The Greek monarchy was overthrown and a Republic created about 1965.

East Romance peoples such as those of Romania can be connected.

Scandinavian peoples

Scandinavian peoples such as those of Sweden can be connected.

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

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Created 24 Nov 2017 Last updated 26 Dec 2017