Imperialism in
the Middle East
      J o h n K i m
   S e o h y u n K i m
   y e o n S u C h o
What is Geopolitics?


Interest in a region for its strategic location
and products

Examples: The Ottoman empire, Egypt,
...
The Ottoman Empire

Causes

 Failure of modernization
 and reforms

 Corrupt rulers
Crimean War
Crimean War
Crimean War

Women worked as nurses for soldiers

Ottoman military
weakness
The Great Game
The Great Game
The Great Game


Afghanistan the center of struggle

  Agreement with Britain

  Conquered by the Soviet Union
The Ottoman Empire
Consequences

 Decline of the Ottoman Empire

 European power takes over Muslim states
Egypt


Causes

 Egypt was not modernized

 Strategic location of Egypt
Egypt

Course

 Political and social reforms

   Muhammad Ali

   Isma’il
Egypt
The Suez Canal: connected the Red Sea to
the Mediterranean
Egypt

Consequences

 Britain’s control over
 Egypt

 Agricultural changes:
 to cash crops
Persia

Causes

 Strategic location and
 resources

   Benefits of having the
   land
Persia

Course
                               VS
 Battle over tobacco

   Nasir al-Din

   Sayyid Jamal al-Din al-Afghani
Persia


Consequences

 Too late for modernization

 European influence
In The End

Most of the Muslim lands were colonized by
the Europeans

Many Muslim regions tried to modernize, but
failed t...
Work Cited Page
"19th Century 1." Gazelle Book Services Home Page. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Feb. 2010. <http://www.gazellebookse...
Work Cited Page
Madl, Pierre. "Suez Canal, Lesseps, Lessepsian Migration, Anti-Lessepsian, Red Sea." Universit. Nov. 2001....
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    1. 1. Imperialism in the Middle East J o h n K i m S e o h y u n K i m y e o n S u C h o
    2. 2. What is Geopolitics? Interest in a region for its strategic location and products Examples: The Ottoman empire, Egypt, Persia
    3. 3. The Ottoman Empire Causes Failure of modernization and reforms Corrupt rulers
    4. 4. Crimean War
    5. 5. Crimean War
    6. 6. Crimean War Women worked as nurses for soldiers Ottoman military weakness
    7. 7. The Great Game
    8. 8. The Great Game
    9. 9. The Great Game Afghanistan the center of struggle Agreement with Britain Conquered by the Soviet Union
    10. 10. The Ottoman Empire Consequences Decline of the Ottoman Empire European power takes over Muslim states
    11. 11. Egypt Causes Egypt was not modernized Strategic location of Egypt
    12. 12. Egypt Course Political and social reforms Muhammad Ali Isma’il
    13. 13. Egypt The Suez Canal: connected the Red Sea to the Mediterranean
    14. 14. Egypt Consequences Britain’s control over Egypt Agricultural changes: to cash crops
    15. 15. Persia Causes Strategic location and resources Benefits of having the land
    16. 16. Persia Course VS Battle over tobacco Nasir al-Din Sayyid Jamal al-Din al-Afghani
    17. 17. Persia Consequences Too late for modernization European influence
    18. 18. In The End Most of the Muslim lands were colonized by the Europeans Many Muslim regions tried to modernize, but failed to do so Some modernized with the help of the imperialists
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