Spanish Empire :•Spanish exploration, expansion & settlement:–•• 1538 Pizarro conquered Incas & more gold••Spanish settlement– Top Rank came to reap rewards and return to Spain• As rewards slowed, so did upper immigration• New world reflected old Spain – hierarchy / control–• mine gold / silver• Agriculture – new crops – Sugar and feeding plantations• Support for government and army and profit for Spain.• Careerism / Spanish & American Segmentation•Africa:–• Brazil, Caribbean and a minority (5%) coming to North
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.