HST 206 Week 2 Living in Latin America NEW.
This week is a series of three journal entries about people living in Latin America at the time of the conquest.
Resources: University Library, Internet
Create a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with speaker notes that includes the journal entries of the following three people:
A European missionary having arrived in the Americas
A member of the native tribe who is going through evangelization by the arriving Franciscans and Jesuits
Use one of the native groups used for the Week 1 assignment. Select a native group that is new for the majority of the members.
An African slave living in what is now developing into Latin America for labor in agriculture and mining
Explain how each character’s life is affected by religion, the economy, and societal roles. Include the following:
His or her role in society based on gender.
For males: the effects of honor and patriarchy on their life and family
For females: the roles of curandera, marianismo, and convents as paths to achieving power in a male-dominated society
The role of the character’s ethnicity in determining his or her social class
The changes that came about that created these social classes
The changes that created these societal roles
The effects of each character’s religion on the conquest of Latin America
The role of mercantilism, mining, and other parts of the economy on the conquest of Latin America
Cite a minimum of three research sources other than the course textbook.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.