Race2 - The Origins of"Race Europe Middle Ages to 1700 Part...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
The Origins of “Race” Europe: Middle Ages to 1700 Part II: The Historical Roots of “Race” and “Racism”
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
The Origins of “Race” Sources of “race” and “racism” Two sources before 1700 External: The post-Columbus global expansion and the slave trade Internal: Christian Europe and religious minorities
Background image of page 2
The Origins of “Race” Sources of “race” and “racism” External Sources The African slave trade Use of slave labor in the Americas Racialization of slavery “Slave” = Black African Black Africans defined as radically different from Europeans
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
The Origins of “Race” Sources of “race” and “racism” Internal sources Religious differences inside Europe Europe: overwhelmingly Christian, but not quite completely Christian Europe and Judaism Small Jewish minority Descendents of Jews forcibly resettled by Roman Empire in 1st cent. A.D.
Background image of page 4
The Origins of “Race” Sources of “race” and “racism”
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 12/09/2009 for the course HIST 1026 at Virginia Tech.

Page1 / 12

Race2 - The Origins of"Race Europe Middle Ages to 1700 Part...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online