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Title: Transcaucasia


1
Transcaucasia
  • CHAPTER 16,
  • SECTION 2

2
CULTURAL CROSSROADS
  • MIGRANTS WHO TRAVELED FROM EUROPE TO ASIA
    FOLLOWED THE TRADE ROUTES THROUGH THIS REGION

3
TODAY, MORE THAN 50 DIFFERENT CULTURES LIVE
HERE. THIS REGION IS KNOWN AS THE MOUNTAIN OF
LANGUAGE. LOOK AT PAGE 370 WHAT IS THE MOST
COMMON LANGUAGE SPOKEN HERE?
4
RELIGIOUS DIVERSITY
  • WITH MIGRATION, CAME RELIGIOUS IDEAS
  • WHAT RELIGIONS ARE PRACTICED HERE?
  • ORTHODOX CHRISTIANITY
  • ISLAM

5
SOVIET RULE
  • AFTER WORLD WAR II, THE U.S.S.R. TOOK CONTROL OF
    THIS REGION

AFTER THE COLLAPSE OF THE SOVIET UNION IN 1991,
THE REGIONAL CONFLICTS WORSENED, ESPECIALLY THOSE
IN DISPUTED AREAS OF NAGORNO-KARABAKH AND IN THE
RUSSIAN- GEORGIAN BORDER AREA KNOWN AS CHECHNYA
CHECHNYA
6
HISTORY
  • THE CZARSS ARMIES CONQUERED THE REGION FROM
    1500- 1870.
  • AFTER THE 1917 RUSSIAN REVOLUTION, THE COUNTRIES
    ENJOYED SOME INDEPENDENCE
  • BY THE 1920S, THE RED ARMY OF THE SOVIETS TOOK
    CONTROL
  • PAINFUL TIMES FOLLOWED
  • FAMINES CAUSED BY INEFFICIENT COLLECTIVE FARMING
  • PERSECUTION FOR RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL BELIEFS

7
ECONOMICS
  • CLIMATE IS MILD AND GOOD FOR FARMING IN GEORGIA
  • TOURISM IS PROFITABLE

8
LAND OF FLAMES
  • AZERBAIJAN IS
  • KNOWN
  • AS THE
  • LAND OF FLAMES.
  • MOST OF THE OIL IS
  • UNDER
  • THE WATERS OF THE
  • CASPIAN SEA.

9
HOW WILL THE CASPIAN BE DIVIDED IF IT
IS CONSIDERED A SEA?
HOW WILL THE CASPIAN BE DIVIDED IF IT
IS CONSIDERED A LAKE?
10
WHY DOES IT MATTER WHAT THE CASPIAN IS CALLED?
  • WHICH COUNTRIES HAVE MORE TO GAIN IF IT IS A
    LAKE?
  • WHICH COUNTRIES HAVE MORE TO GAIN IF IT IS A SEA?

11
MODERN LIFE IN TRANSCAUCASIA
  • LITERACY RATES ARE HIGH, DUE TO THE COMMUNIST
    IDEAL OF TRAINED WORKERS
  • HIGH EDUCATIONAL SYSTEMS ARE IMPORTANT TO THESE
    COUNTRIES
  • HOSPITALITY IS AN IMPORTANT CUSTOM
  • THE SUPRA, AN ELABORATE DINNER PARTY, INVOLVES
    LARGE QUANTITIES OF FOOD AND MANY TOASTS

THIS SUPRA IS JUST FINISHING THE SECOND COURSE
AFTER 2 HOURS !
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