Unformatted text preview: • writing software- designing the ways to use things. • • the relationshp between knowing and doing- complex, differs over time, place, and cultures • • western civilization- limits our concerns, emergest in the near east ca. 5000 years ago, centers on the medterranean world beginning ca. 3000 years ago, essentially european for about 2000 years, north atlantic for the last 500 years. • geography and chronology- try o be conscious of places and times, history is not all "names and dates" but always has geographic and chronological context(you will be lost with a sense of these), seek out maps and chronologies (list of key dates) • civilization-organized ppl? •...
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- Spring '08
- History, #, 150 years, 500 years, ·section leader