Week 3 – Capitalism & Colonialism I

February 2
Read:

  • Robert B. Marks, The Origins of the Modern World, Ch. 4

February 4
Read:

  • Robert B. Marks, The Origins of the Modern World, Ch. 5
  • Marx and Engels, The Communist Manifesto (1848): Ch.1 Bourgeois and Proletarians [DOWNLOAD]

 

Supplemental:

Reading Marx’s Capital vol. 1 with David Harvey

 

Watched in Class: John Green, Crash Course World History #24: The Atlantic Slave Trade