Using Africa in World History, explain the Atlantic Slave Trade and answer the following question –
Using Africa in World History, explain the Atlantic Slave Trade and answer the following question – HOW SIGNIFICANT FOR THE MAKING OF THE AMERICAS AND THE ATLANTIC WAS THE ATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE WHAT WAS THE AFRICAN IMPACT ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF NEW WORLD CULTURE? In so doing, you will answer the address the following questions in your essay: Was the idea of slavery something new at this time? Was there slavery in Africa prior to the Atlantic Slave Trade? How and why was the Atlantic Slave Trade different? How and why was it created? What were some of the religious and racial justifications at the time? How and why did Africans become the main source of labor rather than Native Americans and Europeans? Can we acknowledge African resistance and what is its significance?