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history final exam - Final Exam Questions You should be...

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Final Exam Questions You should be prepared to answer one of the following questions. Note : Only one of these questions will appear on the final exam. 1. Describe the so-called Second Wave of Imperialism beginning around 1860. What were the consequences of this process for Africans? Be sure and cite examples on a macro (i.e. the nation state) and a micro (i.e. personal) level. You may include fictional accounts if you believe that they can help illustrate the consequences. Everyone wanted their piece Berlin Conference devided no respect to tibal boundries increased technology fought against malaria (quinine) plus weapons made it real easy to take over large groups different motives from civilization -> economic enrichment large African pop ruled by small Europeans Africans only good for manual labor New countries eager to prove status: Italy, Germany, Japan mass death, ruled w/out regard to African tradition living amoung but standing apart made own boarders mass death (black people manual labor) Personal level (things fall apart) convert to Christianity (sometimes people fought back -> european force) take control of tribes leaders (for burning down the church) ignore native rules don’t recognize them as significant individuals (only paragraph in a book)
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