Colonial africa map. Africa is the second largest continent by both area and population. The creation of the colonial africa borders problem. Presently we in africa have the scars of the conference of berlin which have created artificial states with the forced and inconsistent amalgamation of native states and without their regards and consent. Classical antiquity and european colonialism.
In popular parlance discussions of colonialism in africa usually focus on the european conquests that resulted in the scramble for africa after the berlin conference in the 19th century. Map of the worlds second largest and second most populous continent located on the african continental plate. Africa and its geography module nine. It might seem a little strange to understand that despite being on europes doorstep africa was the continent that with a few exceptions was pretty much left to last on the imperial check list.
Colonialism has also been addressed in module six. Africa map comprising an area of 11730000 square miles africa is the second largest continent on the planet. Africa was the cradle of civilization africa had the capacity for their own ecnomic and political organisation independent of any external intervention before colonialisationinfact africa was well organisedthe white race penetrated africa for their selfish reasonsthey exploited our resources and made africa slave to themwhatever. Clickable map of africa showing the countries capitals and main cities.
African politics and government and module fifteen. Africa mapan online interactive map of africa showing its borders countries capitals seas and adjoining areas. Economics of africa module ten. After several promising years of declines political violence rose in africa in 2015 with escalating violence in burundi niger and mali and ongoing civil war in the central african republic.
This activity discusses colonialism in africa. Colonial exploration and conquest in africa. It covers 20 of land surface on earth.