EUROPE’S SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA
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List in order of importance what you see as the major reasons for Europe’s “scramble for Africa” and explain your choices.
In the scramble for Africa, some Europeans stressed an idealistic, civilizing mission; others stressed economics and diplomatic rivalry. Were these two sets of motives consistent with one another, or did they contradict one another? Explain your answer.
This title is part of the series: DEBATING THE DOCUMENTS: World History