Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
JUSTIFICATIONS For Imperialism
1. MORALITY The “  White Man’s Burden ” (Anglo-American) or “ Civilization Mission ” (Franco-Belgian) to spread modern ide...
2. RELIGIOUS-MYSTICAL Reverend Josiah Strong  and missionary societies wanted colonization to spread the Gospel of Christ ...
3. ECONOMIC The industrial revolution required raw materials, resources and markets
4. POLITICAL An empire is a sign that a nation is truly great
5. STRATEGIC Colonies to provide coaling stations, naval bases and to deny the enemy access to strategic waterways like th...
You’ve finished this document.
Upcoming SlideShare
Imperialism -Part I.
Next
Upcoming SlideShare
Imperialism -Part I.
Next

9

Share

Imperialism -Part II

Part II. Of a middle school level lecture "How was imperialism justified? "

Related Audiobooks

Free with a 30 day trial from Scribd

See all

Imperialism -Part II

  1. 1. JUSTIFICATIONS For Imperialism
  2. 2. 1. MORALITY The “ White Man’s Burden ” (Anglo-American) or “ Civilization Mission ” (Franco-Belgian) to spread modern ideas, medicine, good government and education. Ending slavery and other evils was another major goal. Kipling
  3. 3. 2. RELIGIOUS-MYSTICAL Reverend Josiah Strong and missionary societies wanted colonization to spread the Gospel of Christ and put “Anglo-Saxons” in charge of running the world. Christian Missionaries in Qing China
  4. 4. 3. ECONOMIC The industrial revolution required raw materials, resources and markets
  5. 5. 4. POLITICAL An empire is a sign that a nation is truly great
  6. 6. 5. STRATEGIC Colonies to provide coaling stations, naval bases and to deny the enemy access to strategic waterways like the Panama Canal in time of war. Adm. A.T. Mahan
  • sarathyadav

    Jul. 18, 2013
  • vtwhip

    Jan. 17, 2013
  • ljmnelson

    Feb. 14, 2011
  • chua370

    Aug. 3, 2009
  • snootytail

    Dec. 18, 2008
  • Monroe99

    Feb. 23, 2008
  • Aztharoth4

    Nov. 25, 2007
  • dmentzer

    Nov. 20, 2007
  • cuevasl

    Oct. 5, 2007

Part II. Of a middle school level lecture "How was imperialism justified? "

Views

Total views

3,397

On Slideshare

0

From embeds

0

Number of embeds

1,201

Actions

Downloads

0

Shares

0

Comments

0

Likes

9

×