773
Lectures Watched
Since January 1, 2014
1300+ courses starting
in March 2017
Peruse my collection of 261
influential people of the past.
View My Class Notes via:
Receive My Class Notes via E-Mail:

VIEW ARCHIVE


Contact Me via E-Mail:
edward [at] tanguay.info
Notes on video lecture:
The Suez Canal's Effect on the Malayan Tiger
Choose from these words to fill the blanks below:
single, ambush, Bali, Comanche, Americas, Suez, 1860s, boar, hinterlands, food, 7th, savagery, deer, feline, ritual, Europeans, slaughter, export, eat, palm, Mamak, masculinity
Malay
how the transformation of agrarian                        upsets and changes the lives and livelihoods of a sedentary peasantry
tigers had been the subject of important              hunts
tigers have been for centuries a sacred animal for the Malayan
an icon of noble                 
the gods would often take on great              features
hunting was a ritual event
for men to display their                       
the traditional hunt was the chasing down of the great cat
it was a hunt, not a                   
humans coexisted with the tiger
depended on them
their real pest was the wild         
the tiger kept the number of wild boars down
similar to                  and Buffalo
the threat to the tiger came from land
boar and          would roam, eat plants
became prey for tigers
this was the land that                    wanted to use for crops
this would eliminate the          source of tigers
tigers consume large amounts of food
stock and              predators
rely on element of surprise
don't        their prey in one meal
needs many deer and boar to keep a tiger alive
tiger needed much land
           tipping point
the opening of the          Canal
now Europeans could treat the frontiers in Southeast Asia in the same way as in the                 
Sumatra
           tribespeople
clearing Sumatra for
         oil plantations
rice paddies
sugar
coffee
1913, Indonesia the        largest producer of coffee in the world
the agriculture took on an             -led grown model
            -crop plantations
the end to diversified agriculture
those that lost in this transformation
village tribes people
Malayan tigers
wiped out from         
rare in Java and Sumatra
Columbus and the New World
1500-1700 Indian Ocean Trading system
Da Gama, Pepper and World History
Portuguese Indian Ocean Empire
16th Century Colonialism Fueling European Violence
Global Food: European Sugar, Caribbean Plantations, African Slaves
16th and 17th Century Merchant Trading Companies
17th Century Interdependence of Trade and Investment
Francis Drake and Mercantilist Wars
The Apex and Erosion of the Mughal Empire
The Treaty of Westphalia as the Hinge of Modern History
The Influence of Silver on the Ming Dynasty
Political Reverberations of Ming Consolidation
18th China Resurgent as Qing Dynasty
18th Century Tea Trade, Leisure Time, and the Spread of Knowledge
Cook and Clive: Discoverers, Collectors and Conquerors of the Enlightenment
Strains on the Universality of the Enlightenment
The Enlightenment, Empire, and Colonization: Burke vs. Hastings
Enlightenment or Empire
18th Century Land Grabbing
The Industrial Revolution and the Transition of Non-Renewable Energy
The Seven Years' War and Colonial Revolutions
Napoleon, Spain, the Colonies, and Imperial Crises
Human Rights and the Meaning of Membership within Societies
Napoleon, New Nations, and Total War
The Ottoman Empire's 19th Century Tanzimat Reform
The Early 19th Century Market Revolution
The Global Upheavals of the Mid-19th Century
The Train, the Rifle, and the Industrial Revolution
Transition in India: Last of the Mughals
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 and Its Ramifications
Darwin's Effect on 19th Century Ideas
Factors Which Led to the Solidifying of Nation States
1868 Japan: The Meiji Restoration
1871: Germany Becomes a Nation
North American Nation-Building
19th Century Changing Concepts of Labor
The Benefits of Comparative Advantage
Migration after the Age of Revolutions
Creating 19th Century Global Free Trade
The Expanding 19th Century Capitalist System
The Second Industrial Revolution
The Closing of the American Frontier
Africa's Second Imperial Wave
Early 20th Century American Imperialism
1894-1905: Japan's Imperial Wave in Asia
Rashid Rida and 19th Century Islamic Modernization
19th Century Pan-Islam and Zionism Movements
19th Century Global Export-Led Growth
Indian Wars and Mass Slaughter of Bison
The Suez Canal's Effect on the Malayan Tiger