cf2sesh10 - Cultural foundations notes Session 11 Exam no...

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Cultural foundations notes Session 11 Exam: no repetition of the essay questions Spell the names correctly Use quotes If you use a painting. Remember the name of painter and the people in it Why is Holland called Holland? Holland first to become republic. Use to be called the low countries, because it is under the level of the sea Consist of two lumps, Spanish Netherlands and After it was free, considerable interest in making money, blocked the river (Amsterdam) so that no one can get further up the river. England fought 3 wars (1660-1700. .) Stat holder of Holland, became king of England (18XX) The war ended, England won. Dutch had to give up many places (eg NEW AMSTERDAM new york). And that is how America became independent of them. Had to beat the French and Spanish off as well. Dutch had huge interest in the far east. (dutch east Indian company) became wealthy. When we look at the dutch, rise of whole set of things that WE are. Traced back to the dutch. Really important for 100 years. But after they got beaten, they were nOT
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2011 for the course PSYCH V89.0032 taught by Professor Uleman during the Spring '08 term at NYU.

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cf2sesh10 - Cultural foundations notes Session 11 Exam no...

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