Unformatted text preview: king vs. farmer), accumulation of wealth, creates economic interdependence o Connected world civilization in trade, search for prestige items (silk was considered one of these by Europeans because it was brought from thousands of miles away) o Smaller villages would unite (sometimes forced) under a regional power Ex. Roman Empire brought once-isolated civilizations into contact with another, results in exchanging of goods/services/ideas Large scale empires fosters interdependence o State level societies Empires Globalization (Superpowers) Global Empires (none existed by definition) o...
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- Spring '08
- Job Specialization, State level societies