Women in Athens
o Believed women needed to be controlled and/or guided.
First attempt to scientifically prove women were inferior (Aristotle)
o Not allowed to make wills (Along with children)
Mans will was invalid if written by a woman
o Not allowed to
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o Religion of modern India
o Trends of Old Hinduism
Vedas Earliest form of Hinduism (written poems)
o Numerous gods
Indra: God of War and Conflict
Varuna: God of Order and Harmony
o Vedic Hindui
Alexander and the Hellenistic Kingdoms
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Alexander III = Alexander The Great
o Conquered more territory than all but one other ruler (Generals/etc.)
o Dies at age 32 (323 BC)
After he dies: Hellenistic Period
o Conquered Persian Empire
(February 20, 2015)
o Two Major Religions
Sanskrit: The classical language of Indian and the liturgical
language of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. It is also one of the
22 official languages of India.
o Old India
American History Since 1865
Coming of Age in Mississippi Paper
07 November 2016
During the book, Coming of Age in Mississippi, it was very clear that during this time
people, specifically women were scared to do anything
History Since 1865
Prompt and Utter Destruction Paper
In August on 1945 the United States made the hard decision to drop two Atomic Bombs.
One in Hiroshima and the other one in Nagasaki. Truman and a few other important people made
Polybius was deported to Rome, was there even after his time ended, wrote rise of
roman empire thought Rome was major power of Mediterranean.
Han dynasty in China had 55 mil people, like the romans
During polybiuss lifetime Rome was a republic,
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The Origins of Complex Society in South Asia, 2600500 B.C.E.
0. The Origins of Complex Society in South Asia, 2600500 B.C.E.
00. Ashoka ruled from 268 to 232 B.C.E.
0) In 260 B.C.E., Ashoka won a major battle at Kalinga.
In 500 Europe contained only one major empire- Byzantium capital at Constanitople.
Scandinavians one of several different groups speaking Germanic languages who lived in
west and north Europe.
New European states were mainly Christian, but poli
SHANG DYNASTY - 17th to 11th cent. BC
The Shang kings saw the universe filled with real ghosts and spirits of good and evil. The oracle bone
inscriptions are essential for our understanding of Shang religion. In the ins
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The Rise of the Achaemenids in Iran, 1000330 B.C.E.
0. The Rise of the Achaemenids in Iran, 1000330 B.C.E.
00. Darius and six conspirators killed a pretender to the throne of Persia in 522 B.C.E.
00. The Greek historian Herodot
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The Origins of Chinese Civilization, 1200221 B.C.E.
0. The First Agriculture, 70001200 B.C.E.
00. Agriculture develops independently in different regions of China ca. 7000 B.C.E.
00. Northern China had fertile soil, called loes
North central Mexico to El Salvador in Central America - 3000 BCE
Maize- Squash - Chile - Beans - Tomato - Cocoa beans (chocolate) - avocados - tropical fruits- Absence
of pack animals and cattle. Protein diet source fish, fowl
Hindu and Buddhist Rulers Along the Silk
Roads of Asia 1001000 C.E.
After having read the chapter, students should be able to:
Understand the changes that took place within Buddhism in India after the collapse of the
Peter Abelard Wrote the story of his misfortunes.
o Love affair with Heloise.
o Traveled so he could study.
o One of best known philosophers and teacher in Europe
Good speaking and very intelligent
o First teaching position in Paris as master
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The First Complex Societies of Mesoamerica, 8000 B.C.E.500 C.E.
0. The Development of Agriculture, 80001500 B.C.E.
00. Agriculture in Mesoamerica developed first with the Tehuacn in Puebla, Mexico.
0) Cultivated wild grasses ca
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The Emergence of Complex Society in Mesopotamia, ca. 31001590 B.C.E.
0. City Life in Ancient Mesopotamia
00. First settlers in Mesopotamia came from the eastern Mediterranean and western Turkey.
0) Mesopotamia was difficult for
Chapter 1 Notes:
Remains of Mungo Man discovered in 1974. Dated to 40,000 BCE (before Common era)
Mitochondrial Eve- the first female ancestor shared by all living humans who was identified by
analysis of mitochondrial DNA.
The ability to plan ahead is th
English is the native language of over 250 million people and is the
second language of untold millions more. The language as we know it
developed over hundreds and hundreds of years. Several tribes settled and
mingled in various parts of the
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Kennedy and the CIA
Even though the CIA provided factual information for the government. The
CIA should have stayed out of political campaign, because they wanted too much
power, the CIA had not previous
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1. From the beginning of time we have placed specific stereotypes on people,
especially the man and the woman. We have made certain roles for men and certain
duties for women. For the man he is supposed to be the bread winn
History of English
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4) The English language began its dominance in the mid-20th century. The language was
used as an expansion to help increase the accessibility of knowledge. Examples of this