Vocabulary and Objectives - Chapter 6.1

Vocabulary
 
new imperialism                     direct rule
protectorate                           indirect rule
exploit                                    impose                             regime
King Mongkut                        King Chulalongkorn
Commodore George Dewey
Emilio Aguinaldo
Singapore                              Burma
Thailand (Siam)                     Philippines
 
Reading Objectives
          a) Describe why westerns were so determined to colonize Southeast Asia.
          b) Explain the chief goal of the western nations.