Tensions leading to WW1

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  • Tensions in the 2nd Reich leading to WW1
    • Primat Den Inner Politik
      • Structure of Reich
        • Reichstag always backed Kaiser e.g. Alsace Lorraine
        • Bundesrat- Prussian elite
        • Kaiser
        • Demand for const reform- old age and invalidity laws to placate
      • Impact on urbanisation
        • Motivated competition with Britain
        • Class boundaries
      • SPD- 1912- largest in Reichstag- 110 seats
    • Foreign policy
      • Weltpolitik
        • Only e.g. Samaon Islands
      • Moroccan Crisis 1905
        • entente strengthend
        • 2nd one
          • bully
          • Fez violence
      • Austria Hungary
        • German support
        • Annexation of Bosnia
        • July Crisis
        • Blank Cheque
      • Balkans 1912
        • Army Bill 1913- 170,000
      • Failure of Haldane
      • Flottenpolitik
        • Navy B 1912- increase ships
    • Events
      • Zabern affair 1913
        • Vote of no confidence to chancellor ignored by Kaiser
      • Daily Telegraph 1908
        • Von Bulow sacked
        • Reichstag forgave Kaiser
  • 'racial war...unavoidable'.
    • Balkans 1912
      • Army Bill 1913- 170,000
  • Herero 1905
    • Events
      • Zabern affair 1913
        • Vote of no confidence to chancellor ignored by Kaiser
      • Daily Telegraph 1908
        • Von Bulow sacked
        • Reichstag forgave Kaiser
    • Hottentot Election 1906
      • Reichstag dissolved

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