Scramble for Africa. Rohan Kaul, Jason Tew. Berlin Conference of 1884. 1884 Called to negotiate questions Major western powers. http://images.tribe.net/tribe/upload/photo/0aa/e26/0aae26f0-070d-4b15-89a8-670e43babf69. Division of Africa.
Rohan Kaul, Jason Tew
Called to negotiate questions
Major western powers
Afterwards, it was divided up into 50 irregular countries.
Mainly from economic and military dominance
Not a lot of alliances in Africa, so it was divide and conquer.
The belief that one’s ethnicity is centrally important.
Led to a civil war
Mainly applies after the British had left.
Mainly for it’s natural resources.
Wanted to create a large overseas empire.