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Critical Thinking Question. Imperialism is defined as stronger nations trying to exert control over weaker nations. Your question is . . . Is it morally right or wrong for stronger nations to exert control and influence over weaker nations? Why or Why not?. Imperialism. Unit 4. Imperialism.

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Critical thinking question
Critical Thinking Question

  • Imperialism is defined as stronger nations trying to exert control over weaker nations.

  • Your question is . . .

    • Is it morally right or wrong for stronger nations to exert control and influence over weaker nations? Why or Why not?


Imperialism

Imperialism

Unit 4


Imperialism1
Imperialism

  • Stronger nations trying to exert control over weaker nations


Critical thinking question1
Critical Thinking Question

  • Think of an example of American Imperialism? Historical or Today? Explain why you think the event you picked is “imperialism.”



European imperialism1
European Imperialism

  • “The Sun never sets on the British Empire” – What does this mean?


Asian imperialism
Asian Imperialism

  • Japan starts expanding its control in the Pacific (ie China)


American imperialism
American Imperialism

  • Manifest Destiny

  • 3 Factors that fuel American Imperialism

    • Economic competition

      • American economy based on American consumption

    • Political / Military competition

      • a new navy –

        Alred T. Mahan 

    • Belief in “White” superiority

      • Social Darwinism

  • US takes Hawaii

    • Queen is disposed

    • President William McKinley annexed Hawaii


Critical thinking question2
Critical Thinking Question

  • Have you heard of the story about Hawaii before?

    • IF NOT, why do you think you have never learned this before?

    • IF So, where did you hear it and what are your thoughts on it?


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