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Unformatted text preview: Anthropology 01:37 Modern world system A label for the relationship between nations, or states and diff cultures World Capitalist economy Every nation is capitalist even China They are the most rapidly growing capitalist nation in the world 15 century 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue exploration of the new world looking for the fastest easiest ways to get to India for trade he found tribes and shit oo and the new world also about finding new materials for the market, like raw materials forest, mines, land labor was found (slave labor) land were taken over and claimed by countries Trans Atlantic slave trade These profits are going to the kings and monarchies Economic survival of the fittest Wallerstein World systems theory Each state can be placed in one of three levels Core is the first level (inside of the model) Nations with the most power (political and economic wise)...
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course ANTHRO 120 taught by Professor Martinez during the Spring '08 term at CSU San Marcos.
- Spring '08