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Council Of the Indies
government that looked out over Spain's colonies
"Obedezco pero no cumplo"
Attitude that colony officials had towards the Spanish government.
title given to the principal governors of Spain's american colonies. Employed formula "obedezco pero no cumplo".
highest court of appeal in its district. Was one of most important governmental institutions in Spain.
Assisted the royally appointed judges.
two types. Some presided over Spanish towns and others administered indigenous pueblos.
it assigned a colonist responsibility for indigenous people who were to serve him with tribute and labor. He would in return protect them and support them. This was a way of enslavement.
repartimiento system in Peru. The able natives would work on silver mines.
paying off a debt with physical labor. If debt isnt paid of it will be past on generations. Thus entrapment of the individuals family.
all adult males indigenous were forced to give a certain amount of time in rotation throughout the year to work for the Spaniards.
the cultivation of a single crop in the region.
a large estate or plantation
Spain set up a system of transporting goods they acquired in the Americas and transport them to Europe.
a sailing vessel that traveled once a year from Mexico to the Philippines.
person borned in Spain but lived in Colonies
american born spaniards
people of mixed races
person with one spanish and indian parent
person of indian and black mixed
Black and spanish mixed
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