monarchies started o Want imperial independence o Not democratic revolution

Monarchies started o want imperial independence o not

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monarchies started o Want imperial independence o Not democratic revolution °
° Revolution and Independence ° Second phase of revolutions Revolution and Civil war 1810-1824 Simon Bolivar- wants to create united states of south America Limited revolutions after Civil War No US of SA o Geographic difficulties Mountain ranges jungles Make communication difficult o Create new nobility “New Nobility” o Elite Americanos o Take over role that Spanish aristocrats played before revolution Lots of smaller sovereign states o Increases # in world dramatically that choose not unite together o Sovereign entities rather than colonies ° Independent Latin America Socially conservative Dominated by Military, small aristocrats and wealthy elites o Control of power and land Economic decline and dependency o Narrow power base control all access to wealth o No economic development or change o Fall behind as industrial revolution explodes all over world o Become dependent on industrial parts of world for livelihood Echo #2 Abolition of the Transatlantic Slave Trade 1807 Who opposed slavery? o Religious groups (Protestant groups, Quakers and evangelicals) o Enlightenment thinkers
Petition British parliament to end slave trade Zong incident o Slave ship captain of slave ship Zong has epidemic break out o Throw all sick slaves overboard o Claims them as damages and want compensation o Court case becomes involved and Quaker attorneys publicize event o British think twice about slave trade o Boycott slave trade Buy sugar from Indonesia not Caribbean Boycotts hurt parliament bc many own plantations in Caribbean ° Divergence in World History Why end slave trade?
New communities of Impoverished, lower-caste citizens o African diaspora in N and S America o Abolition gives these people nothing but freedom o Discriminated against o Limited access to political and economic power 1883 abolish all slavery in Britain ° Abolition of Slavery Intersection between politics and economics in the age of Revolutions Free labor is economic and political ideal 19 th c liberals support free labor laisse Affair economics ° Echo #3 The return of revolution to Europe 1815-1871 o France Revolutions 1830, 1848, 1871 (French republic created,

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