Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Nationalism in india
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Nationalism in india

759
views

Published on


0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
759
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
63
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Moving TowardIndependence India
  • 2. After World War I
  • 3. 1. Imperialism2. The assassination on 28 June 1914 of Archduke heir to Ferdinand of A Franz the throne of Austria-ustria, theby aYugoslav nationalist inHungary, BosniaSarajevo,
  • 4. After World War 1 People thought thatIndia would seize the chance to ask for independence... India remained loyal ally of Great Britain
  • 5. Diachy Parliament passed the Government of India Act Set up a double government India Britain Kept control overGained greater India’s foreign affairs self-rule in and policydomestic affairs and national security
  • 6. Acts of Terror Grew Bengal and Other provincesConsequence: Rowlatt Act In March, 1999, Parliament passed this law that allowed judges to try suspected political agitators without a jury Double Standard
  • 7. Amritsar Massacre April 10 crowd gathered in amritsar-Capital of Punjab Reason: To protest the Rowlatt ActThere were violence but peace was restored by the BritishBUT 3 days later, thousands gathered for religious festivalGeneral Dyer ordered his troops to fire on the crowd
  • 8. General Dyer Hundreds of Hindus were trapped and killed. Parliament and the British citizens were horrified“He acted to make a wide impression and to discourage further riot.” He was forced to resign
  • 9. Anamorphic illusion QuickTime™ and a decompressor are needed to see this picture.
  • 10. Hind SwarajIndian Home Rule
  • 11. Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the kings horses and all the kings men Couldnt put Humpty together again. Boston Tea Party - USAHumpty Dumpty
  • 12. Mohandas Gandhi Rowlatt Act and the Amritsar Massacre Brought him to political area Unlikely Heroby Western StandardHow do we measure greatness?
  • 13. 1893-1915 (South Africa)
  • 14. Satyaghara “SOUL FORCE” Non-violent ResistancePrinciple: “Injustice was to be met with justice; violence with non-violence.”
  • 15. Hartal - Illegal BoycottAll economic activity came to a halt and the day was dedicated to prayer and fasting. He called for a nationwide Hartal 1. boycott offices 2. refused to pay taxes 3. lay down across train tracks 4. Did not fight the police...
  • 16. Destiny of India“The destiny of India has chosen for its ally the power of soul and not of the muscle.”
  • 17. Sentenced to jail 6 years
  • 18. Mahatma“Great Soul”
  • 19. Gandhi’s MessageRiver of blood shedby the government can’t frighten me, but I should be deeply pained...if the people did so much abuse thegovernment for mysake or in my name
  • 20. HOMESPUNWhat are these women doing? And Why?Britain outlawed LOOMING :Thus, over a hundred people starved to death!!
  • 21. Civil Disobedience He encouraged Indians to bring back home/cottage industries such as spinning cotton rather than buy from the British.As a result:Great Britain was force to raise the tax on salt. and forbade Indians to process salt...
  • 22. Salt March Gandhi and 70 of his followersbegan the 180-mile march to the sea on April, 1930. 15k Indians joined the march.
  • 23. Salt March When he reached the ocean, Gandhi bent over and picked up a lump of natural salt in deliberate defiance of British Law.
  • 24. Gandhi’s goals:1. Equality w/t BritishLater became Independence from the British2. Hindu-Muslim unity, thusNO division o/t country into India for Hindus and Pakistan for Muslims3. End to Untouchability
  • 25. Muslim League
  • 26. Jawaharlal NehruNehru was leader and an Indiannationalist who became statesmanthe first prime ministerof independentIndia in 1947.
  • 27. Political DynastyWhat are the pros and cons?
  • 28. Indira Gandhi2nd Prime Minister of IndiaDaughter of NehruAssassinated by her SikhbodyguardsBut why my gulay?
  • 29. A Great LeaderBut what are the characteristics of a great leader?During her term, corruption in India was rampant Authoritarian Rule
  • 30. Voted out1977, She and the Congress Party were voted out from office Morarji Desai Succeeded to the office, he’s the man Indira had jailed... Leader of Janata Party
  • 31. Restored to powerDecember 1978, the Parliament reinstate her
  • 32. Rajiv Gandhi 3rd Prime Minister of India Son of Indira Gandhi Assassinated by fellow Hindus for his support of the Buddhist led gov’t of Sri Lanka? Why naman laman?
  • 33. Why did India experience political instability?
  • 34. Muhammad Ali Jinnah
  • 35. PakistanMuslim StateWest PakistanEast Pakistan What could be the big problem of Pakistan from 1946-71?
  • 36. death of M. Ali Jinnah He died a year after the founding of Pakistan The nation suffered a short-lived government
  • 37. Zulfikar Ali BhuttoIn 1970, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto became the prime minister International debt increases
  • 38. Benazir Bhutto
  • 39. Flags-former colonies of GB
  • 40. Can you correct history?
  • 41. Ganito Kami Noon, Paano na kayo ngayon? QuickTime™ and a decompressor are needed to see this picture.
  • 42. Ang Pipit QuickTime™ and a decompressorare needed to see this picture.
  • 43. QuickTime™ and a decompressorare needed to see this picture.
  • 44. Kalash Culture in N. Pakistan QuickTime™ and a decompressor are needed to see this picture.