Saturday, November 7, 2020

MHI 02 MODERN WORLD June 2019 Question Paper



June 2019 Question Paper

Time : 3 hours Maximum Marks : 100

Note : Answer any five questions in about 500 words each. Attempt at least two questions from each section. All questions carry equal marks.


1. Explain the different facets by which the Renaissance created the conditions for the making of the Modern World.

2. How did the process of modernity assist in the rise of new social structures in the 18th— 19th centuries ?

3. Critically examine the various interpretations of nation and nationalism.

4. Trace • the essential features of commercial capitalism.

5. Write short notes on any two of the following in about 250 words each :

(a) Transition from Feudalism to Capitalism

(b) Underdevelopment

(c) Adam Smith

(d) Idea of Progress by Enlightenment Thinkers MHI-02


6. Discuss the different theories of Imperialism.

7. What was the impact of the nation-state system on international relations ?

8. Analyse the reasons for the success of the Socialist Revolution in Russia in 1917.

9. Examine critically the terms limited war, modern war and total war.

10. Establish the link/connection between the process of . industrialization and ecological damage.