How did European nations build empires in south and southeast Asia? How were European encounters in East Asia shaped by the worldviews of both Europeans and Asians?
A Coggle Diagram about Japan (Cause: They liked and welcomed Europeans because they wanted to trade with them. , Cause: They were scared that they would just be taken by Europeans like the Philippines was . They also thought their alliance would remain with the pope over, Cause: They were worried that the Japanese Christains would turn on them and Cause: They wanted to make sure they cut all ties with Europe), China (Cause: Portugal wanted to trade with China. China wanted gold and silver, Cause: Chinese liked to learn about Renaissance and Europe, Cause: Ming dynasty was decaying and people wanted a change and Cause: Europeans wanted to do more trading with China than just one city. ), Britain (Cause: They saw that the Mughal empire was struggling , Cause: They wanted to protect their trade and Cause: They really wanted to control trade), Netherlands (Cause:Merchants had money , Cause:Dutch wanted power and to trade with China and spices and Cause: They wanted to trade with Asia), Portugal (Cause: Wanted to find a better spice trade route and to be deemed a great explorer, Cause: They wanted to control spice trade and Cause: They didn't have very many resources), Korea (Cause:Korea had been invaded before and they were weary and scared of outsiders attacking them., Cause: They did miniman trade with China and Japan. They did not like the Europeans and Cause: They still wanted to know what was happening in the world) and Spain (Cause: They were interested in the new world and Cause: Wanted to spread Christianity)