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Slide 1 Decline of Early Civilizations, 200-500 CE»Chapter 5 AP___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 2 Expansion of China, India, and Mediterranean CivilizationsGreat thinkers arose between 550 and 400 BCEConfucius and Laozi in ChinaBuddha in IndiaSocrates in GreeceArticulated central values of their societiesUnited and expanded in differing waysChina emphasized greater centralizationIndia and Mediterranean stayed more diverse___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 3 Two Issues for Integration of EmpiresTerritorial ExpansionChina moved southwardHinduism in India spread southwardRome grew mainly eastwardSocial IntegrationGreat inequalities between men and women as well as upper and lower classesSlavery in Mediterranean, caste in India, strong family/government structure in ChinaAll three societies generally accepted the inequalities and the occasional uprisings that developed___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________
Slide 4 Societies Bordering the Classical CivilizationsStage was being set for the linkage of the world in later timesNE Africa, northern Europe,and Japan were affectedby their neighboring areasAmericas developed IndependentlySE Asia developed due to contacts with India___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 5 Africa ChangingEmpires develop in upper Nile areaTies to Mediterranean world Judaism, Greek culture, Christianity all provide contactDid not expand west of the NileSub-Saharan Africa concentrated on developing farming up to 500 CEVillages loosely ruled small areasKingdoms began to develop slowly, Ghana first, after 500 CE___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 6 Japan Established Agriculture by 200 CE
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Slide 7 Northern Europe Lagged BehindLoosely organized kingdoms in England, Scandinavia, and eastern Europe by 600 CENo native writtenlanguageAgriculture stillprimitive___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 8 Americas Developed on Their Own Across the SeasOlmec culture developed in Central America by about 400 CEBuilt temples, developed hieroglyphics

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