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Unformatted text preview: Discovered missionaries were lying- locals didnt get wealthier-All about getting to the source of economic inequality-Ex: Lure wealth w/Mini airstrip: row of torches, lure airplanes to their village-Frequently transform into political movements/parties Handsome Lake Religion Iroquois-Handsome Lake: a sachem (chief), severe alcoholic; became a prophet o Claimed to have a series of visions: that say he is the chosen one Stop drinking, preach sobriety Preach a new kind of family: no longer matrilineal, but patrilineal Syncretic: Fusion of elements to create something new Film: The Paths of Colonialism-Purpose of colonization: to provide raw materials/new markets--...
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- Spring '08