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.
Scramble for 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.