New Women of the Ice Age
-Marks of weaving in clay imply nets (developmentally advanced) which could have involved women in hunting.
-ethnography studying modern cultures to learn about ancient ones.
-Killing mammoths would be insanely difficult
Zoroaster and Buddha: Explaining Suffering
-Buddha Suffering as result of human desire. To change evil, change yourself. Material world is illusion.
-Zoroaster Suffering is in the world. To change evil, you change the world. Material world is imp
Hammurabi and Moses: Law as a Mirror of Civilization
-Laws based on culture of people (mostly rich = laws to protect property, mostly middle-class = laws to protect the poor)
-Babylonian focus on communal responsibility (complex agriculture), Heb
History Midterm Study Guide
1 Religion and Philosophy
Discuss the effects of Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism on Asian society.
Compare the Asian Religions/Philosophies.
Discuss the development of religion from Neolithic times through the earl