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Land Empires vs. Maritime Empires. Land Empires. Control of huge lands & people Requires large military investment Vulnerable to land & sea routes Requires massive infrastructure investment Superior technology used to suppress natives Expanded contact with imperial subjects

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Land empires vs maritime empires

Land Empires vs. Maritime Empires


Land empires

Land Empires

  • Control of huge lands & people

  • Requires large military investment

  • Vulnerable to land & sea routes

  • Requires massive infrastructure investment

  • Superior technology used to suppress natives

  • Expanded contact with imperial subjects

  • Dependence on native collaborators


Maritime empires

Maritime Empires

  • Control of trade via limited ports

  • Production & shipment of commodities

  • Colonization of limited territory

  • Limited military confrontations & investments

  • Exploitation of improved maritime technology

  • Expanded exploration & control of distance areas

  • Dependence on native collaborators


Examples

Examples

  • Can you name examples of each type of empire?

  • Look ahead—which empires will come to dominate the next phase of world history (1750-1914)? Why?


Today s activity

Today’s Activity

  • Directions:

  • Read about the Coffeehouse and the Evolution of its Story.

  • How would you describe coffeehouses and their role in society?  Why were they feared by governments, but celebrated by individuals?  What elements do you recognize in 17th century Middle Eastern coffeehouses from European history and our contemporary society?


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