International Relations 1919 – 1939
Why did Collective Security after 1919 fail to prevent the Second World War?
The League of Nations
The League of Nations (Kelly, N. and Lacey, G. (2001). Modern World History.UK: Heinemann)
http://worldatwar.net/timeline/other/league18-46.htmlThe link below is an excellent summary of the key points about the League of Nations:
* Find 5 international crises the League was involved in.
*For each find out the what, when, where, who and why
*For each make a judgement as to how successful the League of Nations was in handling the crisis.
Use the following documents to help you:
Why was The League of Nations unsuccessful in the 1930s?
The Great Depression according to Crash Course History: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCQfMWAikyU
The Great Depression was caused by the Wall Street Crash of 1929. The effects were far reaching. From the reading below choose the consequence you think is the most significant and explain to your partner why this effect is so important.
1. 1931 Japanese Invasion of Manchuria
2. Italian invasion of Abyssinia
Treaties and Agreements
Make Germany Pay