Unformatted text preview: them live, their people were being snatched up right under their noses. At the 19th century, Africa was truly under developed. The relationships between different African kingdoms and peoples turned into decentralized societies left alone and far from any source of cultural diffusion or growth. The slave trade and the troubles it brought also led to many ideologies and opinions of Africa and Africans to come about. People soon thought of Africans as savages and people who needed to be saved by slavers to bring them out of the uncivilized African Continent. Things like this eventually lead to racism towards black and Africans. European Governments would even intervene in African political and economic strives if they felt threatened because they were racist or they knew they could take advantage of the already weakened African nations....
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- Spring '08
- Atlantic Slave Trade, Africans, african slave trade