Theme: Nationalism (8/10)
Throughout history, nationalist movements have begun in different countries and regions with the hope of achieving either unification or independence. The results of these movements have been mixed.
Select one country or region and
• Describe the historical circumstances that led the people of this country or region to begin a nationalist movement
• Describe a goal of the nationalist movement
• Discuss a method used to achieve this goal
• Discuss the results of this nationalist movement on this country or region
You may use any country or region from your study of global history. Some suggestions you might wish to consider include Germany, Kenya, India, China, Latin America, the Balkans, and the Middle East.
You are not limited to these suggestions.
—August 2010 Regents Exam