European Colonization

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South Americas - History - European Colonization
... In 1494, Portugal and Spain, the two great maritime European powers of that time, on the expectation of new lands being discovered in the west, signed the Treaty of ... European infectious diseases (smallpox, influenza, measles, and typhus) – to which the native populations had no immune resistance – and systems of forced labor, such as the haciendas ... Spaniards and Portuguese brought the western European architectural style to the continent, and helped to improve infrastructures like bridges, roads, and ...
Anomabu - European Colonization
... Anomabu became the focus of intense European trade rivalry in the 17th and 18th centuries, partly because of its easy access to a rich hinterland and ... From the middle of the 17th century, European companies vied with each other in the quest for rights to establish and maintain a trading post at Anomabu ...
Sociology Of Health And Illness - International Perspective - Australia
... the continent of Australia, which includes the Pacific Islands, have been very much influenced by European colonization ... health problems in the Pacific Islands can be traced to European colonization and the subsequent globalization and modernization of island communities ... European colonization and late independence meant modernization but also slow economic growth, which had an enormous impact on health care, particularly on nutrition in the Pacific Islands ...

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