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Unformatted text preview: industrial European countries to become such and capture other countries Importance of acting first in order to beat the other world powers to imperializing Conversion of peoples to Christianity as colonists White mans burden to Westernize people in countries that came under their imperial sphere Social Darwinism: Imperialism Justified by Nature by Karl Pearson How does progress come about and what happens to those who dont progress? How is nation defined and what to they have to do in order to stay in power? What will future struggles decide? Only progress or stagnation are possible under the theory of Social Darwinism...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course HST 211 taught by Professor Fraunholtz during the Spring '08 term at Northeastern.
- Spring '08