6-9.WHC.4.4.3 Analyze and evaluate the global expansion of liberty and democracy through revolution and reform movements in challenging authoritarian or despotic regimes.
6-9.WHC.4.5 Build an understanding of comparative government.
6-9.WHC.5 Global Perspectives
6-9.WHC.5.1 Build an understanding of multiple perspectives and global interdependence.
6-9.WHC.5.1.1 Explain common reasons and consequences for the breakdown of order among nation-states, such as conflicts about national interests, ethnicity, and religion; competition for resources and territory; the absence of effective means to enforce international law.
6-9.WHC.5.1.2 Explain the global consequences of major conflicts in the 20th century, such as World War I; World War II and the Holocaust; and the Cold War.
6-9.WHC.5.1.3 Evaluate why peoples unite for political, economic, and humanitarian reasons.