Tag - africa

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[World History] Imperialism & Colonization: Africa, Scramble for colonies, Paper Partitions, Slave Trade, Boer War

Prologue Slave Trade Why Slaves needed? Why African slaves preferred? Who ran the slave trade? Slave Trade: British Entry Triangular trade Middle Passage Slave Trade: Why declined? Slave Trade: Consequences Colonization of Africa: The beginning Explorers, traders and Missionaries Why Africa was easily [...]

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[Old NCERT World History ch9] Imperialism, Colonization of Asia, Africa, Americas

Prologue Introduction of the Chapter CONDITIONS THAT HELPED THE GROWTH OF IMPERIALISM Demands Created by the Industrial Revolution Improvement in Transportation and Communication Extreme Nationalism : Pride and Power The ‘Civilizing Mission’: Men and Ideas Explorers and adventurers Conditions that Favoured Imperialism in [...]

[Location Factors] Plantation industry & types in Asia & Africa, Cocoa Triangle

Prologue Plantations: Why? Types of Plantation crops Factor: Gestation Factor: Price shocks Cocoa Ghana, Cocoa Triangle Factor: Bean Processing Prologue In the last three articles, we saw geographical factors that affect the location of timber and fish industry; Natural fibers: wool, cotton, silk and jute [...]

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[World History] Gandhi in South Africa, Transvaal March, Zulu War, Boer War, civil rights movement

Gandhi in South Africa Gandhi: 1890s till 1900s Gandhi in Boer War (1899) Gandhi in Zulu Wars (1906) 1913-14: The Peak of protests Transvaal March 1913 Sugarcane Protests December Enquiry Evaluation of Gandhi in S.Africa #1: Gandhi as an “Integrationist” #2: Gandhi, the [...]

Geography Plate Tectonics theory

[Geography Lecture2] Plate Tectonics Theory & World Geography Basics-Africa, Islands of Asia

Prologue G2/P1: Plate Tectonics Theory: The beginning G2/P2: Great African Rift Valley, World-Geography: Africa G2/P3: Fold Mountains & Convergent Plates: Andes, Rockies, Himalaya Prologue These geography lectures are conducted by Ms. Rajtanil at Sardar Patel institute of Public Administration (SPIPA), Ahmedabad. Second session began [...]

[Geography Lecture] World Geography- West Asia, Middle East, Africa & Australia- resource distribution for Mains GS1

Prologue G10/P5: World Geography- West Asia, Middle East G10/P6: World Geography- Africa G10/P7: World Geography- Australia Prologue Ms. Rajtanil back from her UPSC interview and continuing from where she had left- World Geography. In this lecture conducted on 6th June 2015, she covered West [...]


[IR Revision] PM Modi’s Foreign Visits in 2015, Maritime Diplomacy, Blue Economy, India-Africa Summit Style Diplomacy by Pratik Nayak

Prologue IR1/P2: PM Narendra Modi’s Foreign Visits in 2015 IR1/P3: Maritime Diplomacy, Blue Economy, IORA IR1/P4: India –Africa, summit Style Diplomacy Prologue Continuation of Mr.Pratik Nayak’s lecture series on selected topics from International relations for the Mains examination revision. Lecture Videos available under: Youtube.com/user/TheMrunalPatel [...]