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    • Colonial Roots: the creation of global inequality: ideologies and structures
    • divisions of wealth/power rich/poor 1st/3rd world developed/developing
    • creation of inequity European colonialism (late 1400s-1940s) extension of sovereignty by force fueled by: mercantilism ideology of “civilization” narrative of “progress” = a racial project
    • colonial practices redefined people and territories slaves laborers military establishment of structures (management) taxes and banned practices local practices banned
    • more colonial practices infrastructure aimed at trade/military set up trade flows to empire--metropole (export) forced export crops
    • results: colonies stripped of resources wealth and resources move to metropole industry grows in Europe and “new world”
    • colonial map -- globe 1800
    • scramble for africa Europe stronger conference of Berlin (1885) King Leopold of Belgium
    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pw12KGSj53k
    • colonial map globe -- 1900