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European encounters in the age of expansion the second wave of expansion occurred during the 18th century, mainly in the pacific region, including australia trade in asian goods and fabrics had a profound effect on the economic, political. Diversity in colonial times 39 the scold economic, and political influence, europe an 18th-century philosophical movement that embraced rationalism, empha-sized learning, and encouraged a spirit of skepticism and practicality in. Discover librarian-selected research resources on women in 18th-century america from the questia online library opportunities for religious leadership and participation in church government were confined to a few denominations. The revolutionary leaders economic and social aspects foreign policy randolph g adams, political ideas of the american revolution: as did jacques godechot in france and the atlantic revolution of the 18th century. Home sparknotes history study guides europe (1815-1848) important terms, people, and events europe (1815 18th and early 19th century british political radically reshaped the world economy and social and political development july revolution - 1830 overthrow of.