Take-home test 1 - Devin Weaver Sociology Take-Home Essay...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Devin Weaver Sociology Take-Home Essay Test – Due Feb. 22 Part 1 1. Describe to the reader the factors that are related to the rise and fall of ideas as discussed in class. According to class lectures, what social factors are related to the four major revolutions? Describe the four major revolutions in great detail. How and why does sociology emerge in the nineteenth century? Starting off, the four major revolutions are: the agricultural, scientific, democratic and industrial revolutions. The agricultural revolution is defined as the domestication of animals, the use of wooden, bronze and iron tools and the development of economic surplus. In other words the early societies started producing more food and goods than they needed. Another major accomplishment during this revolution is the development of city-states. The development of city-states led directly to the development of commercialism or in other words trade. With all of this came the development of social classes, (lords, merchants, slaves). In 600B.C., literacy was developed. Several alphabets
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 4

Take-home test 1 - Devin Weaver Sociology Take-Home Essay...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online