Imperialism Pros And Cons

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Imperialism is a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. Throughout history, there have been many examples of costs and benefits of imperialism. These have lead to both positive and negative outcomes. I believe that imperialism is very beneficial to the people that are receiving help from these Imperialist countries. I believe that imperialism was beneficial for the people that had their countries interrogated, and expanded. One of the many benefits would be that America would give that country stability and modernization, adapting the country to fit its needs, if they were struggling. For example, ¨If we annex the Philippines we shall have to conquer the Filipinos by force of arms, and thereby
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