Flashcards in 1.2 European Contact Deck (13):
How many years did it take to establish self-sustaining colonies?
What did Crusades expose Europe to?
What was the generation of young men seeking?
"Glory and gold"
What percentage of the population did landless peasants represent?
What groups challenge the established church?
Calvinist and Puritan
What groups that are religious rivalry erupt between?
Catholics, Protestants, Muslims
What determined status?
Gender, wealth, inherited position and politics
Who was America named after?
Who initiated the protestant "Reformation"?
What are market economies (capitalism)?
They promote competition over maintaining established wealth
What played a major role in the colonization process?
What was Europe's mission?
To spread Christianity and "civilization" to the "pagan savages"