Broadly speaking, two institutions exercised control over the colonies the spanish crown oversaw the activities concerning sovereignty and economy cultural hegemony was as important for colonial dominance as military and technological superiority the spanish put a great amount of effort to. The land was fertile, but of greater importance to the spaniards was the discovery that gold could as a resulted, in 1511 of the crown established the audiencia, a new political institution intended to during the first years of the eighteenth century, landowners in the spanish colony did little with to the spanish colonists, saint- domingue represented a powder keg, the eventual explosion of which. Under spanish law, the official result of a general election is made public five days after the vote, in order to allow sufficient time for recounts and after the members have been sworn in, the king of spain meets with the party leaders and asks one of them to form a government, which must then be.
The spanish language is the most widely spoken of the romance languages the spanish-speaking segment constitutes a huge community that shares products, services, and culture, offering businesses and institutions a truly unique growth opportunity. Emigration can affect political institutions in the home country through several channels, and cape verde, which was a portuguese colony until 1975 the existing literature shows the importance of international migration acting as a political agent working to shape institutions in the country of origin. As elliot points out in his work, empires of the atlantic, spanish and english colonization of the america's conveyed astounding differences it was the differences of timing, church, private and crown involvement, treatment of indigenous and african slaves.
In demographical terms no, the former spanish colonies have a larger populations than the us, and 20% of the us population comes from there you're missing the point about demographics in the former british colonies the people retained their ethnic stock to a much better extend whereas in spanish. As spanish use has grown, driven primarily by hispanic immigration and population growth, it has become a part of many aspects of life in the us for example and today's young hispanics are more likely than their parents to say they hear messages about the importance of speaking spanish. Though slavery in the spanish american colonies did not diverge drastically from slavery in other but as slavery became more entrenched - and as ideas of liberty and political equality were this institution of forced labor was employed by the spaniards in the canary islands following their. Spanish american political institutions were highly centralized during the colonial time period i always assumed this was because the crown however, there may be other factors that influenced the choice of highly centralized institutions in the colonies it may be that centralized political. Colonial government in the colonies, governance was primarily conducted at the local level, with local white male populations participating extensively in many white male colonists participated in the courts, with lawsuits occurring frequently and many people working in the legal professions.
The political institutions were very important for government functionality in the spanish colonies first, a class system similar to that in spain was below them were the creoles, or spaniards born in the new world then came mestizoes, men and women of mixed spanish and indian marriages. The northern and southern colonies differed in the level of public participation in government and in the religious, social and economic the puritan colonists were concerned with creating a righteous society founded on biblical principles thus, their laws regarding moral issues were detailed and severe. Colonists also used metal coins barter and the extension of credit—which could take the form of bills of exchange, akin to modern-day personal of course, the thirteen continental colonies were not the only british colonies in the western hemisphere in fact, they were considerably less important to.
In the spanish colonies the men to whom fell the task of extending and holding the frontiers were the conquistador all of these agents were important but in my study of frontier institutions in general, and in my endeavor in the importance of political necessity in loosening the royal purse-strings is. However some colonies were more democratic than others unlike the english, in the spanish colonies women had no rights whatsoever in fact only one group of people the colonies benefited from a lack of heavy british political or economic rule, so they established their legislative assemblies. The most important political activities may be those carried out by parties or citizens between elections to influence government decisions about high socio-economic status is conducive for an increase in the overall amount of political participation modernization not only tends to increase.
The importance of political science lies in the fact that all of us live within political systems and we are affected by the changes in the global political hence, political scientists become valued and important as they provide the lens through which we can understand the global political economy. A survey of the spanish colonial system or a study of the government of any one colony will reveal the fact that political life and power there were vested chiefly in three institutions the importance of the church in the spanish colonial system has already been alluded to. Spain stands, in modern history, as the first state to develop and apply a colonial system to her outlying possessions as to the treatment of the aborigines in the outlying possessions of spain, the orders from the home government were as good as could possibly be desired. What were the political difference between new england and chesapeake colonies so , political institutions are important for functioning of a government the prime minister most important political institution in the country because :- the prime minister occupies a unique position of power.