Provide a definition of the following concepts then explain why the phenomenon is important: European Marriage Pattern Patrimonialism Trace italienne Mercantilism

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For each of the items below, first provide a definition of the concept. Then explain why the  phenomenon is important and how it relates to the material in this course.  All these items are mentioned in the lecture slides.  Some are discussed in the readings.

  1. European Marriage Pattern
  1. Patrimonialism
  1. Trace italienne
  1. Mercantilism