25 Due to factors such as social class race and ethnicity poverty is found in

25 due to factors such as social class race and

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25. Due to factors such as social class, race, and ethnicity, poverty is: found in virtually every country, including the core countries. 26. Great Britain outlawed the slave trade in: 1807 27. Wallenstein describes the world system as dynamic and ever changing. Thus, today, all of these countries are considered postindustrial states EXCEPT: Brazil 28. In the Rwanda genocide: three quarters of the Tutsi people were slaughtered. 29. Today, Canada's RCMP is an entirely independent agency and the rough equivalent of America's: FBI. 30. Under British rule in India, British-trained native troops were called: Sepoys 31. The poorest country in the Western Hemisphere is: Haiti 32. Regarding peripheral countries or regions, all of the following are true EXCEPT: there is a downward spiral to the bottom as peripheral states lower wages in order to compete with all other nations. 33. In America, classical liberalism was abandoned for a time, following: the stock market crash of 1929 and the subsequent Great Depression. 34. In 1750, Sir Robert Clive: defeated the French military assault in India. 35. Who was King Leopold's "man in Africa"? Henry Morton Stanley 36. According to Wallerstein, which of these core regions was the first global hegemon? The Dutch Republic 37. Colonies established by the Dutch East India Company in Indonesia were aimed at monopolizing the __________ trade. spice 38. In the French colonies of West Africa, an effort was made to establish a Francophile community, wherein people of the different colonies embraced French culture. This effort was: successful in that adoption of French culture muted ethnic differences. 39. Among the Western nations that joined in the 19th century rush to establish colonies in Africa, which nations led the pack in terms of square miles claimed? Great Britain, France, and Belgium 40. Between 1600 and 1765, the British East India Company established __________ at Bombay, Calcutta, and Madras. presidencies
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41. According to Wallerstein, all of these countries are considered core states EXCEPT: China 42. According to Wallerstein, during the 17th and 18th centuries, because that country's economy was all but entirely domestic, Russia was counted among the __________ nations. external 43. A __________ is a set of assumptions that are taken for granted. doxa 44. Regarding Portuguese and Spanish colonialism, all of the following are true EXCEPT the potato is native to Colombia.
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