Unformatted text preview: a) the basic technology, b) the social-economic system, c) the political system and d) the spiritual culture: discuss major authors and texts from the Primary Source Readers and explain how they reflect these conditions. How are certain basic characteristics of this society and history reflected in these works? 4) Describe one major event in its history, and explain how this can be illuminated by reference to the above basic patterns of society. --Remember that this is a comparative essay and that you should compare and contrast this society with other civilizations you have studied in order help to show its distinctiveness...
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- Fall '08
- Distinctive feature, striking distinctive features