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Unformatted text preview: o Germs: eliminated 95% of indigenous people o Ideology: Christianity, amassing wealth, bringing coverts to God Both the new world and Europe were changed:-In Europe: o Increased wealth o Caused inflation o Increased economy o Increased economic activity o Basis of inequality changed from land to money o Shifted center of trade from Middle East to European-In America o Eliminated thousands of societies o Depopulated surviving societies o Changed culture of surviving societies o Changed racial composition o Trans-Atlantic slave trade o Massive immigration...
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2011 for the course SOCY 105 taught by Professor Mogadam during the Spring '05 term at Maryland.
- Spring '05