Imperialism's Impact on European Identity 2

How did the Age of Exploration affect the Europeans lives and their identity?

1. Read P. 139, 140 & 141
2. Looking at the painting from P. 141

  • What do you see depicted in this painting that evidence of European Expansionism & Imperialism?
  • What impact might this have had on the way that Europeans treated the people with whom they had contact in the 'new' territories?