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Kongo

One of earliest successes kingdom south of Congo River the whole kingdom converted Christianity

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Factories

Forts that Africans brought goods to be traded

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African diaspora

Important demographic change
Spreading of Africans to many parts of the world

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The middle passage

Passage that ships carried slaves

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Manila galleons

Spanish sailing vessel traveled got Asian goods

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The great circuit

Network of sea routes

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Cash crops

What investors sough profit in production/export of

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The Colombian exchange

Global diffusion of crops human beings disease

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Indentured servitude

English middle colonies labor system
Bound by contract to work for a person in exchange for payment of voyage to new world

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Mercantilism

English/Dutch try control economy thru this sys they intervened in market constantly though goal of economic was to benefit mother country

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Protestant worth ethic

Encouraged individual endeavors toward gaining wealth

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Peninsulares

Those born in old World

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Creoles

Those born in the new world

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Mestizos

Part Amerindian and European

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Mulattoes

Someone both European and African

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Castas

The middle level mestizos

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Joint stock companies

Dutch had

To share risk of buisness ventures

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Cape colony

Dutch set up @ cape of good hope as stopping point for ships going from Europe to Asia