H1301 Unit 1 Lecture Two class 2008 [3]

H1301 Unit 1 - – – Resolves surplus population problems – – • Roanoke 1584-7 too many soldiers not enough to trade – If no gold what

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Early English Colonial efforts: Mercantilism - Economics as a fixed sum environment. – Colonies would build markets, provide resources and siphon off excess population. 1560s Irish “colonization” : – Separate dissimilar societies work bette Separate dissimilar societies work better Richard Hakluyt 1584 – “Discourse on Western Planting” - philosophical work – widely influential – Colonization good for everyone
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Unformatted text preview: – – Resolves surplus population problems – – • Roanoke 1584 -7 too many soldiers / not enough to trade – If no gold, what next? • 1606 James I – charters two new companies 1606 James I charters two new companies – London (South) and Plymouth (North) – – Business ventures using Joint-Stock capitalization Jamestown 1607 Unit 1– Lecture Two Hollinger 1301 Hybrid 3 – Jamestown 1607...
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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.

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