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West African states and European expansion

Boniface I. Obichere

West African states and European expansion

the Dahomey-Niger hinterland, 1885-1898

by Boniface I. Obichere

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, West -- History -- 1884-1960.,
    • Africa, West -- Colonization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Boniface I. Obichere.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT476.2 .O24 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 400 p.
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5758286M
      ISBN 100300012993
      LC Control Number71140535

      Missions, States, and European Expansion in Africaaims to explore the ways Christianity and colonialism acted as hegemonic or counter hegemonic forces in the making of African societies. As Western interventionist forces, Christianity and colonialism were crucial in establishing and maintaining political, cultural, and economic domination. Crowder in his West African Resistance: The Military Response to Colonial Occupation asserted that a good majority of West African states opposed European rule with military action, which included tactical guerrilla warfare against the invading armies .

      The European power that emerged triumphant in the Indonesian archipelago, and took over virtually the entire region by the end of the eighteenth century, was the Netherlands All of the following technology advances assisted European expansion EXCEPT. integration of the entire continent of Africa: north, west, south, and central. 8 Africa also became more centralized politically, and the nineteenth century saw the rise of large African states that exerted considerable influence on the trade of these commercial goods. Typical of .

      West African, and European peoples lived in complex societies. The interaction of these cultures helped create the present-day culture of the United States. WHY IT MATTERS NOWWHY IT MATTERS NOW Essie Parrish, a Native American spiritual leader and healer, kept alive stories from a time when her people, the Kashaya Pomo, flourished. The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century was characterized by the growth of world trade—Netherlands, France, and, above all, Great Britain benefited most. Great Britain, formed in by the union of England and Scotland in a single kingdom, gradually became the leading maritime power (long-distance trade).


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[Boniface I Obichere]. Westward expansion, the 19th-century movement of settlers into the American West, began with the Louisiana Purchase and was fueled by the Gold Rush, the Oregon Trail and a belief in "manifest. West Africa is west of an imagined north-south axis lying close to 10° east longitude.

The Atlantic Ocean forms the western and southern borders of the West African region. The northern border is the Sahara Desert, with the Ranishanu Bend generally considered the northernmost part of the region.

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The increased demand for slaves due to the expansion of European colonial powers to the New World made the slave trade much more lucrative to many West African powers. Key Terms. Hispaniola: An island in the Caribbean, comprising the. West Africa is the westernmost region of United Nations defines Western Africa as the 16 countries of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo, as well as the United Kingdom Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da : 5, km² (1, sq mi) (7th).

Missions, States, and European Expansion in Africa aims to explore the ways Christianity and colonialism acted as hegemonic or counter hegemonic forces in the making of African societies.

As Western interventionist forces, Christianity and colonialism were crucial in establishing and maintaining political, cultural, and economic domination. A Fistful of Shells by Toby Green review – the west African slave trade The kingdoms of west Africa had diplomatic links and equal trade Author: Padraic Scanlan.

Southern Africa - Southern Africa - European and African interaction from the 15th through the 18th century: The first Europeans to enter Southern Africa were the Portuguese, who from the 15th century edged their way around the African coast in the hope of outflanking Islam, finding a sea route to the riches of India, and discovering additional sources of food.

In the 16th century, the demand for African slaves by European colonial powers increased as England and Spain officially legalized international slave. The Impact of the Westward Expansion on Women and African Americans The Westward Expansion started prior to The Revolutionary War, settlers were migrating westward to what states are now modern day Kentucky and Tennessee in hopes for.

This book explores the West-Central African role in, and experience during, the expansion of international society.

Building upon theoretical contributions from the English School of international relations, historical sociology and sociology, it departs from Euro-centric assumptions by analysing how West-Central Africa and West-Central Africans were integral to the ways in.

The record of European expansion contains pages as grim as any in history. The African slave trade—begun by the Africans and the Arabs and turned into a profitable seaborne enterprise by the Portuguese, Dutch, and English—is a series of horrors, from the rounding up of the slaves by local chieftains in Africa, through their transportation across the Atlantic, to their.

Western Africa, region of the western African continent comprising the countries of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Chad, Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Western Africa is a term used in the Encyclopædia Britannica to designate a geographic.

Although concerned with theory, this book is set firmly in an African context. It includes subject matter from the Inland Niger Delta, Cameroon, the Kalahari, Uganda, and Central Africa as well as discussions of the segmentary state, the evolutionary mapping of African societies, “invisible” African towns, and other topics.

Colonialism is the policy of a country seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, [need quotation to verify] generally with the aim of economic dominance. In the process of colonisation, colonisers may impose their religion, economics, and other cultural practices on indigenous foreign administrators rule the territory in pursuit of their interests.

→ To bring order to the competition for African colonies, Premier Jules Ferry of France and Chancellor Otto von Bismarck of Germany arranged a European conference on Africa in Berlin in The Berlin Conference, to which Africans were not invited, established the principle that European claims to African territory had to rest on.At the dawn of the nineteenth century, North America was home to diverse Native American, European, and African groups.

These groups and individuals experienced U.S. expansion in very different ways. Groups betrayed and fought each other, but they also worked to understand each other across a chasm of cultural difference.From the earliest days of European settlement on the Atlantic Coast, pioneers began moving west not just to trade but to live and raise families.

This is known as Westward Expansion. Of course, American Indians were already occupying those western lands, setting up conflict situations.

Inwhen the U.S. government tried to enforce the.