Slow and gradual shift from hunting and gathering to the rise of Agriculture, which caused many important changes.
Slash and Burn
Method used in agriculture, which consisted in burning down pieces of land for land, and coming back several years afterwards when the soil was fertile.
organizations where governmental power is exercised, (occurred only in major civilizations)
people trained to write using the earliest forms of writing before literacy was widespread
a society in an advanced state of social development. With established Institutions and a high level of culture, science, industry and government
a period in history of mankind, following the Stone Age and preceding the Iron Age, during which bronze and other metallic weapons and tools where created
people created _____ to express feelings and emotions, with religious and instructing purposes, as well as a way to record
women and children
The "Tassili Najer" paintings are famous for depicting _________ and __________
place of existence for "Cueva de las Manos", which dates to roughly 9,000 years
place of existence for "Kakadu" aboriginal Art, (this civilization exists to date, and has refused anthropologists the entrance to their sacred art) which dates to 20,000 years ago to earlier times
hunting, animals, and supernatural characters
The "Kakadu" paintings mostly depict ______ , __________ and ________
Venus of Willendorf
Fertility symbol, ancient sculpture of nude women in exaggerated form, discovered in Willendorf, Austria ( hint: Ms Vantilborg traveled to Willendorf, but didn't see it because it had been moved to a museum in Vienna )