African History

African History - • Military Instituions police securities Kingdom Empires • Mali Empire(one largest strongest • Ethiopia unbroken to 950BC

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African History 08:32 African History Epoch – Defining moment change everthingl colonialism epoch break Episode – change amonst several episodes Structur- Kingdoms, empires, gov’t, instituions Agency: Human Activites/Action Cradel of Mankind 4 MAJOR LINGUISTICS     o Mediterranean Afro Asian Language families(click o Khoisant Eastern/Central/S.Africa o Niger-Congo Rainforest o Nilo Sharan South/South Eastern Africa Stages of Evolution Hunter Gatherer Stages o No Cental Leadrship/How people govern themselves o Social Processes Fishing Stage o Settlemen Evolve; settle lakes;rivers o Greater population/expanded Crop Raising & Herding
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o Agricultural socities o Population greatly expand to feed Bantu Migration (atu o North -> South Africa Stateless Socities 2500 years ago, kinship, lieaneages, no central gov’t State Socities Kingdom+ empires emerged Long Distance trade (conflicts)
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Unformatted text preview: • Military Instituions; police securities Kingdom Empires • Mali Empire (one largest strongest) • Ethiopia: unbroken to 950BC links Solomon Specific Trends • Monolopy of Trade goods • Urbanization-evolution;agriculutaral • State Building/Consilidation • Conquer of neihbors : expand empires; secruit soldiers Ancient Cities • Timbuktu • Bao • Jenne • Evolved @highest period while Europe cities evolve o –African cities fell behind /Diseases Trade + Exploration Conquest • Slavery and slave trade (500 yrs) o –Sugar trade • European Conquest of Firepower • 2 Slave Trade Forms o Trans-Saharan(arabs) o Trans-Atlantic (European) • Legitimate Trade o Industrial Revolitoin: Enland>Europe= abandoned slaver • Exploration • Colonialism= Porteuges • 08:32 08:32...
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African History - • Military Instituions police securities Kingdom Empires • Mali Empire(one largest strongest • Ethiopia unbroken to 950BC

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