Inperiallism - -race of materials, the excitement of...

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Belgium goes into the Congo 1876- financed by king Leopold second The Berlin Conference if 1884 -meeting of Europeans leaders, divisions of Africa -says no slavery -if European nation goes into a place and explores, sets up a presence. Then that region is theirs. Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness (1902) -exposes cruelty In Africa, at the hands of the Europeans
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Unformatted text preview: -race of materials, the excitement of exploration-says no slavery By 1914 Africa has been claimed by Europe-mostly economic control United States Concerns-1823-Monroe Doctrine (says united states will treat any attack as an attack in the untied states)-1898-The splendid Little War (help Cuba get Spain out)-1903-The Columbia Panama Canal...
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