I.Native Americans in North America
A.) Costal Indians
*Didn't believe in owning property.
*Had a well organized society, with little crime.
*Women were highly regarded (at times even leaders).
*They were widely diverse, with on common language united them.
*Had a nomadic lifestyle, traveling and moving with the herds.
*Able to adept to changing environments.
"ÃÂ±In Europe society, women are property and not in high regard.
"ÃÂ±Differences in society will cause clashes among the two (Property, society, political system).
"ÃÂ±Estimated 90 to 100 million Native Americans resided within the Americas, exceeds the European population.
"ÃÂ±Span of 20 years reduced by 90% when it came in contact with European society.
"ÃÂ±More skeletoral remains than living Native Americans today.
1.)Karankawas-Lived on the Southern Coast of Texas also the Coahuiltecan.
*Were directly related with Mexican Indians, also nomadic and migrated.
B.) Northeast Texas Indians
2.) Caddo- Settlements expanded from the Trinity River, to north of the Red River and East of the Mississippi river.
*Best known for dome shaped homes.
*Also engaged in trade (came in contact with Mexico thru this).
*Had a highly developed society (chiefs, religious leaders, political leaders, ruler).
C.) Plains Indians
* Would become expert horsemen.
*Depended on buffalo for food tools, housing, etc.
*When buffalo go scarce, their society is devastated.
"ÃÂ±All except the Caddo didn't have a sophisticated society.
"ÃÂ±European settlements survive due to Native American help.
*700 years Spain will be controlled by the Muslims, influencing music, education, religion.
*Spanish words come from many Muslim words.
1.)Moors-711 A.D. Spain is conquered by Muslims from North Africa.
*Under Muslim rule were very tolerate with different religions, existing in Spain Society.
*According to Muslims, as long as you paid a poll Tax you can...