How Did We Get Here? The Development of Imperialism/Colonialism
Instructor: Steve Pollack
Using the background of the previous lectures, we now take a look at the expansion of empire and the development of the idea of colonizing new areas as well as the ideas that surround the treatment of those who live in colonial areas. From the ancient Mesopotamians and Egyptians to the Spanish/French/Dutch/Portuguese and English of the 15th Centuries and onward. How has this affected us today?