Slave Power: The Relationship between Slave and Slave Owner A key question which historians have struggled to find a concrete answer to is why it was that transatlantic slavery, in the brutal forms in which it manifested itself, was able to last effectively for such a long time. There were, indeed, some challenges to the system, as discussed.
Leslie White “We may view a cultural system as a series of three horizontal strata: the technological layer on the bottom, the philosophical layer on the top, and the sociological stratum in between. These positions express their respective roles in the culture process. The technological system is basic and primary. Social systems are.