The New Imperialism. Readings: Smith, et al., 825-829, 836-841, 843-852, 857-868, 869-881. Neocolonialism. Nothing really new but great powers decide to carve up world, especially Africa, Far East and the Pacific Islands. Colonies—during New Imperialism. Why Neocolonialism?.
The New Imperialism
Readings: Smith, et al., 825-829, 836-841, 843-852, 857-868, 869-881
Social Darwinism/The “White Man’s Burden”
Theory of Evolution
Europeans believed that “white races” are superior to “colored races”