Module 1: 19th Century Imperialism

19th century Imperialism Readings

Read the following histories of empire:

New Imperialism

Tools of Imperialism


Primary source: A primary source is a first hand account from the period under study.

Please consider the author, the audience, when the document was written, what is the author’s POV and what are some of the themes present in the document. Establishing these factors is important for primary source analysis.

Read the primary source called (Excerpts from the Adoption of Western Learning)