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Socials 9/10. Egypt since Morsi

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2013/08/201381414224611663.html

http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1322966/egypts-army-chief-sisi-calls-fora-quick-transition-elections

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/egypt-considers-law-that-could-sharply-limit-protests-months-after-coup-against-morsi/2013/10/23/7b618ffe-3bf1-11e3-b7ba-503fb5822c3e_story.html

http://find.galegroup.com/gic/retrieve.do?sgHitCountType=None&sort=DateDescend&tabID=T004&prodId=GIC&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&searchId=R1&searchType=&currentPosition=46&qrySerId=Locale%28en%2CUS%2C%29%3AFQE%3D%28PI%2CNone%2C5%29G1539%24&userGroupName=41bmss&inPS=true&docId=CJ346011037&contentSet=IAC-Documents&docId=CJ346011037&docType=IAC

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/08/world/middleeast/egypt-violence.html?nl=todaysheadlines&emc=edit_th_20131008&_r=1&

Read the Egypt in Dire Straits Section

http://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2013/07/24/Reflections-on-the-revolution-in-Egypt-.html

 
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Posted by on October 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

Socials 10

1. How did these 2 event studies relate to the video and other readings? (How might learning about these help you understand the video better? What did it add to your understanding from the readings?…)

2. In what ways did immigration influence / transform the colonies? Socially, Culturally, Economically, Politically, other?

 
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Posted by on October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

Socials 10

Having completed the assignment on immigrant experience and having compared sources, complete the following:

  1. A.  Did you find that the learning achieved from the two sources was more similar or more different? Explain with examples from both sources?

 

 

  1. B.  What were the biggest differences between the two texts? Be sure to use specific examples to explain.
 
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Posted by on October 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

Socials 9/10H

Egypt Under Morsi links:

http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/13/world/meast/egypt-political-analysis/index.html

http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2013/07/05/195929/morsis-long-fall-began-when-he.html

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2013/07/why-egyptians-are-so-unhappy-with-morsi-in-one-chart/277511/

 
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Posted by on October 9, 2013 in SS 9/10, Uncategorized

 

SS 9/10 Honours: Timeline of Egyptian Revolution

These websites are quite useful in trying to understand the sequence of events that led to the overthrow of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak:

http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/security/news/2013/03/01/55124/timeline-key-events-in-egypts-political-transition/

http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2013/Aug-15/227427-timeline-of-key-events-in-egypts-uprising-and-unrest.ashx#axzz2gg5Wuk5G

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2011/01/201112515334871490.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-12327995

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-07-03/egypt-retracing-the-road-to-revolution/4796230

 
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Posted by on October 3, 2013 in SS 9/10