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  1. 3. THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA
  2. 5. HISTORY OF AMERICA <ul><li>PREHISTORY </li></ul><ul><li>FORMATIVE PERIOD </li></ul><ul><li>CLASSIC PERIOD (292 - 900) </li></ul><ul><li>POST-CLASSIC PERIOD (900 – 1527) </li></ul>
  3. 6. PREHISTORY <ul><li>Theories of Migration (17,000 years ago) </li></ul><ul><li>Clovis Culture (13,500 years ago) </li></ul>
  4. 7. FORMATIVE PERIOD <ul><li>OLMEC CULTURE ( 1500 BCE) </li></ul>
  5. 8. CLASSIC PERIOD
  6. 9. POST-CLASSIC PERIOD <ul><li>Teotihuacan </li></ul><ul><li>Aymara </li></ul><ul><li>Maya </li></ul><ul><li>Aztec </li></ul><ul><li>Inca </li></ul>
  7. 10. PRE-COLUMBIAN CONTACT <ul><li>Zheng Ze (1421 hypothesis) </li></ul><ul><li>Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Portuguese and Basque </li></ul><ul><li>Danish-German Portuguese </li></ul>
  8. 11. CONSEQUENCES <ul><li>Europe </li></ul><ul><li>Historical Landmark </li></ul><ul><li>Economic </li></ul><ul><li>The Americas </li></ul><ul><li>Language and Religion </li></ul><ul><li>Ethnicity </li></ul><ul><li>Culture </li></ul><ul><li>Population </li></ul><ul><li>Economic </li></ul>
  9. 12. POPULATION <ul><li>From 70 Million to 3,5 Million in a Century </li></ul>
  10. 13. GOLD AND SILVER MINING <ul><li>America: 1503 - 1660: (in tones) 200 of gold, 17,000 of silver </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico: 1760 – 1809: 5 Billion USdollars in mineral </li></ul><ul><li>Europe: gold: 1,5 Billion USdollars </li></ul>
  11. 14. ROLE OF THE CHURCH
  12. 15. CELEBRATIONS <ul><li>Día de la Raza </li></ul><ul><li>Día de las Culturas </li></ul><ul><li>Día de la Hispanidad </li></ul><ul><li>Día de la Resistencia Indígena </li></ul><ul><li>Columbus Day </li></ul>
  13. 16. OPPOSITIONS
  14. 17. TERMINOLOGICAL DEBATE <ul><li>“ Descubrimiento de América” </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;llegada de Colón a América“ … </li></ul><ul><li>“ Día de la raza” </li></ul>
  15. 18. THANKS!

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