Ch 1 outline (Western Civ. Hist. 100)

Ch 1 outline (Western Civ. Hist. 100) - D. Three stages in...

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Very Approximate Dates Age of Earth-4.5 billion years Life on Earth-1.5 billion years Hominids-8-5.8 million years homo sapiens-400,000 years homo neanderthalis-80,000-35,000 years homo sapiens sapiens-35,000 years Agricultural Revolution-10,000 years Writing-5,100 years Chapter. I (first part). Early Humans MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMCCCXXIV. Geography in general A. Terrain B. Water C. Climate MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMCCCXXV. Mediterranean basin A. Terrain B. Water C. Climate MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMCCCXXVI. Overall history of mankind A. Different species of genus homo B. Basic human characteristics C. Neanderthals dominated Europe until about 30,000 years ago
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Unformatted text preview: D. Three stages in human history 1. Paleolithic Age ( A Old Stone Age @ ) (beginning to about 10,000 years ago) 2. Neolithic Age ( A New Stone Age @ ) a. Agricultural revolution (biggest A event @ in human history) creates new age (about 10,000 years ago to about 5,000 years ago or later) b. Individual property c. Some political organization 3. Civilization (about five thousand years ago) a. Writing (record-keeping) b. Cities c. Political hierarchies d. Beginnings of cities...
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