the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings.
Past human life as shown by fossil relics and the cities, monuments, and artifacts left by ancient people.
the branch of social science that deals with the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management
the study of the distribution and interaction of physical and human features on the earth
the scientific study of language
system of beliefs, thruths and values
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
study of the evolution, development, and functioning of human society
First Hominids. 4 million to 1 million B.C.E. Found in Southern and Eastern Africa. Brain size 500 cm^3 (cubic centimeters). First humanlike creature to walk upright.
First of the Homo gene. 2.5 million to 1.5 million B.C.E. Found in East Africa. Brain size 700 cubic centimeters. Could make tools.
1.6 million to 30,000 B.C.E. Found in Africa, Asia and Europe. Brain size 1,000 cubic centimeters.
200,000 to 30,000 B.C.E. Found in Europe and Southwest Asia. Brain size 1,450 cubic centimeters. First to have ritual burials.
40,000 to 8000 B.C.E. Found in Europe. Brain size 1,400 cubic centimeters. Created art.
Homo Sapiens Sapiens
Actual modern human.
Old Stone Age. Most human societies were of Hunt and Gather. Children were treated well. Started 2.5 million years ago. Ended 8000 B.C.E
New Stone Age. Most human societies were Civilizations. Children were mistreated. Started 8000 B.C.E. Ended 3500 B.C.E.
Antarctic Ocean, also called...
The bottom of the world. Below South America.
Hunting and Gathering
Nomadic societies in which men were after animals to survive; they hunted. Women usually looked for fruits; they gathered. Families had few children because it was hard to transport them and take care of them.
Sedentary societies did this to prosper and live. With this came civilizations because people could worry about things other than just hunting for food. There were more professions. Women were discriminated. Families had many children, but they mistreated them. Disobeyment could end up in death. There were more diseases since everyone was closer together.
One of the first civilizations ever to exist. Located close to the rivers Tigris and Euphrates. Also called Summer.
One of the first civilizations. Located near the nile. Today's Egypt.
Kingdom near Yellow River, today's China. One of the first civilizations ever.
Civilization in South Asia, near the Indus river. Located in today's Northwest India.