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Classical Western Civilizations
Zoroastrianism
Royal Road
alphabet
city-state
Persian religion with a god of light and a god of darness
A system of roads in Persia with fresh horse stations
Phoenician system of writing in which sounds are represented…
a city which has its own form of government and functions as…
Zoroastrianism
Persian religion with a god of light and a god of darness
Royal Road
A system of roads in Persia with fresh horse stations
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Western Classical Civilization
Direct Democracy
Pontius Pilate
Paul
Limited Democracy
When the people vote directly on decisions within the governm…
Sentenced Jesus to crucifixion for treason
Wrote letters to towns that he founded and preached to the Ro…
There are limits to how much power the "people"have over maki…
Direct Democracy
When the people vote directly on decisions within the governm…
Pontius Pilate
Sentenced Jesus to crucifixion for treason
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Western Classical Civilization
Women have more freedom in
Athens is not a direct democracy
Rome
Royal Roads
Greece
democracy in Athens just wasn't direct, not everyone could pa…
established praetorian guard, used census to impose taxes, ro…
Persian, public roads that united the empire.
Women have more freedom in
Greece
Athens is not a direct democracy
democracy in Athens just wasn't direct, not everyone could pa…
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Western Classical Civilizations
polis
athens
sparta
hellenistic culture
the greek word for city-state
a polytheistic, democratic city-state in Ancient Greece that…
a polytheistic, military city-state in Ancient Greece that va…
the culture present during Alexander the Great's reign that w…
polis
the greek word for city-state
athens
a polytheistic, democratic city-state in Ancient Greece that…
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Western Classical Civilization
1. How would an Athenian most likely d…
2. The Roman's built concrete roads ac…
3. Which society was the first to prac…
4. What was one effect of the rugged m…
Harsh, brutal, and strict.
Trade
Athens
Separate, independent city-states.
1. How would an Athenian most likely d…
Harsh, brutal, and strict.
2. The Roman's built concrete roads ac…
Trade
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Classical Western Civilizations
Etruscans
Latins
Aristocracy
Draco
...
...
Ruled by a nobility and rule is hereditary based on family, s…
Nobleman who developed the first steps toward democracy-devel…
Etruscans
...
Latins
...
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Unit 3 Classical Western Civilizations
Iliad & Odyssey
Sparta
Athens
Democracy
Major epics of Greek literature written by Homer
One of largest city-states, challenged by Athens, extreme mil…
Developed 1st democracy, cultural leaders of Greece
System of government by representatives
Iliad & Odyssey
Major epics of Greek literature written by Homer
Sparta
One of largest city-states, challenged by Athens, extreme mil…
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Post Classical Western Civilization Review
catholic church
indulgences
crusades
land
people became disappointed with this place of worship because…
Luther accused the Roman Catholic Church of selling _________…
The main goal of this quest was to rescue the Holy Land
What did the vassal receive from the lord in exchange for mil…
catholic church
people became disappointed with this place of worship because…
indulgences
Luther accused the Roman Catholic Church of selling _________…
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unit 2: Classical Western Civilization
Minoans
crete
Phoenicians
phorectic alphabet
dominated trade in E med.
large island on s edge of Aegean Sea
most powerful traders starting around 1100 BCE ... -great sailor…
each symbol represents a sound
Minoans
dominated trade in E med.
crete
large island on s edge of Aegean Sea
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Post Classical Western Civilization Review
aquinas
art
bible
byzantine
promoted natural law
renaissance brought it back, learning had been absent during…
first full sized book printed with Gutenberg's printing press
preserved greco- roman ideas, spread orthodox, and created ju…
aquinas
promoted natural law
art
renaissance brought it back, learning had been absent during…
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Unit 2: Western Classical Civilizations
Pax Romana
Twelve Tables
Patricians
Plebeians
a period of peace in the Roman Empire that lasted from 27 BCE…
earliest Roman code of law
a person of the highest social class; aristocrat
a member of the common people of ancient Rome
Pax Romana
a period of peace in the Roman Empire that lasted from 27 BCE…
Twelve Tables
earliest Roman code of law
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Post classical western civilization review
Catholic Church
Indulgences
Crusades
Land
People became disappointed with this place of worship because…
Luther accused the Roman Catholic Church of selling this.
The main goal of this quest was to rescue the Holy Land.
What did the vassal receive from the lord in exchange for mil…
Catholic Church
People became disappointed with this place of worship because…
Indulgences
Luther accused the Roman Catholic Church of selling this.
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Chapter 2: the western classical civilizations
alexander the great
cyrus the great
cambyses
Darius I
son of Philip of Macedon, in 334 he invaded Persia and decisi…
founder of the achaemenid empire, which extended it from Indi…
cyrus's son who succeeded his father, and expanded the empire…
the third ruler of the achaemenid empire , extended the empir…
alexander the great
son of Philip of Macedon, in 334 he invaded Persia and decisi…
cyrus the great
founder of the achaemenid empire, which extended it from Indi…
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Western Civilization
Donatello
Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Raphael
Bronze statue of David
Ceiling of Sistine Chapel... Statue of David... Dome of St. Peter's…
Mona Lisa... Last Supper... Inventor... Renaissance Man
School of Athens
Donatello
Bronze statue of David
Michelangelo
Ceiling of Sistine Chapel... Statue of David... Dome of St. Peter's…
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Unit 2.1 Classical Western Civilization
Empire
Persia
Zoroastrianism
Ancient Greek City-states
empires existed an an organizing political form during the ea…
...
...
...
Empire
empires existed an an organizing political form during the ea…
Persia
...
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Western Civilizations Exam 1 Classical Greece
Delian League
Democracy
Oligarchy
Ostracism
Alliance between Athens and many of its allied cities followi…
this form of government allowed a class of propertied male ci…
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
The Athenians practiced this to protect themselves against am…
Delian League
Alliance between Athens and many of its allied cities followi…
Democracy
this form of government allowed a class of propertied male ci…
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Unit 2.1 Classical Western Civilization
Empire
Persia
Zoroastrianism
Ancient Greek City-states
empires existed an an organizing political form during the ea…
...
...
...
Empire
empires existed an an organizing political form during the ea…
Persia
...
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Western Civilizations Exam 1 Classical Greece
Delian League
Democracy
Oligarchy
Ostracism
Alliance between Athens and many of its allied cities followi…
this form of government allowed a class of propertied male ci…
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
The Athenians practiced this to protect themselves against am…
Delian League
Alliance between Athens and many of its allied cities followi…
Democracy
this form of government allowed a class of propertied male ci…
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27.4 Western Civilization
The Big Three
France
Fourteen Points
Self-Determination
Wilson, Clemenceau & George
Regained Alsace-Lorraine
Wilson's Peace Plan
Allowing people to decide for themselves under what governmen…
The Big Three
Wilson, Clemenceau & George
France
Regained Alsace-Lorraine
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western civilization
cities
written language
complex religion
social classes
cities
written language
138 terms
Western Civilization
Venus of Willendorf 15000
France cave paintings 30000
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
(50,000-7000)
7000-3000 BC
Venus of Willendorf 15000
France cave paintings 30000
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Western Civilization
Seasonal Work for Peasants
Peasant Holidays
Women's role in Housekeeping/Garden Ch…
Aristocrats and War
Each season brought new tasks (season fall most hectic)... Harve…
Christmas... Easter... Pentecost... + numerous others from catholic ch…
- Carry and Bear Children... - Provide children socialization +…
"Men of War" Lords/Vassals - people of wealth, political, eco…
Seasonal Work for Peasants
Each season brought new tasks (season fall most hectic)... Harve…
Peasant Holidays
Christmas... Easter... Pentecost... + numerous others from catholic ch…
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Western Civilization
Industrial Revolution
crop rotation
factors of production
entrepreneur
beginning in England during the 18th century. Changed from ma…
the system of growing a different crop in a field of each yea…
the resources including land labor, and capital that are need…
a person who organizes, manages, and takes on the risks of a…
Industrial Revolution
beginning in England during the 18th century. Changed from ma…
crop rotation
the system of growing a different crop in a field of each yea…
Western Civilization
Hugenots
Richelieu
Diderot and d'Alembert
Rousseau
French Protestants
chief advisor to Louis XIII
Encyclopedia
Author of Emile and Social Contract
Hugenots
French Protestants
Richelieu
chief advisor to Louis XIII
Western Civilization
The Enlightenment
Scientific Revolution
Geocentric Theory
Heliocentric
A new intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought…
New way of thinking about the natural world ... Scholars began t…
Earth-centered view of the universe... Came from Aristotle (Chri…
Sun centered
The Enlightenment
A new intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought…
Scientific Revolution
New way of thinking about the natural world ... Scholars began t…
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Western Civilization
Voltaire
Laissez-faire (letting things take the…
How were music and art affected during…
How did the Scientific Revolution infl…
defended freedom of speech and spoke out against prejudice an…
believe that the economy is better off if the government does…
developed a new elegant and graceful style that reflected new…
Thinkers looked for natural laws in politics and economics
Voltaire
defended freedom of speech and spoke out against prejudice an…
Laissez-faire (letting things take the…
believe that the economy is better off if the government does…
82 terms
Western Classics
(greek) Anthropocentric
Sophists
Socrates
Accuser of Socrates
Humans are the hero's of literature
1st professors. Taught rhetoric. Taught to win at any cost wh…
his teachings were free, he believed in the truth whether it…
Meletus. Socrates lost the trial and died thru the choice of…
(greek) Anthropocentric
Humans are the hero's of literature
Sophists
1st professors. Taught rhetoric. Taught to win at any cost wh…
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Western Civilization
Pantheism
Naturalism
Post Modernism
Christianity
God is everything and in everything. He is not a person and c…
Only things that can be verified and understood by human reas…
There is no objective truth. Truth is what each person wants…
Declares that the Bible is the revealed Word of God of the on…
Pantheism
God is everything and in everything. He is not a person and c…
Naturalism
Only things that can be verified and understood by human reas…
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Western Civilization Chapter 4 (From the Classical to the Hellenistic World)
Plato
Metaphysics
Dualism
Aristotle
A follower of Socrates who became Greece's most famous philos…
Philosophical ideas about the ultimate nature of reality beyo…
The philosophical idea that the human soul (or mind) and body…
Greek philosopher famous for his scientific investigations, d…
Plato
A follower of Socrates who became Greece's most famous philos…
Metaphysics
Philosophical ideas about the ultimate nature of reality beyo…
western Classics
Homer
Odyssey: Key themes
Epic Poetry
Odysseus
-created Illiad and the Odyssey.... - thought to have been blind…
- Hospitality: when Athena visits Telemachus; Penelope & the…
- a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds events, gre…
-clever... - noticed by others... - highly valued... - loyal... - huge he…
Homer
-created Illiad and the Odyssey.... - thought to have been blind…
Odyssey: Key themes
- Hospitality: when Athena visits Telemachus; Penelope & the…
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Western civilization
King minos
Women (Minoans)
Religion (Minoans)
Greek peninsulas
-Crete: Europe's first commercial empire... -Minotaur... -Minoans... -…
-Enjoyed freedom and dignity... -Unknown elsewhere in ancient Ne…
-Snake goddess... -Main deity
-Aegean Sea... -Mountainous ... -Harbors: Maritime Commerce... -Centra…
King minos
-Crete: Europe's first commercial empire... -Minotaur... -Minoans... -…
Women (Minoans)
-Enjoyed freedom and dignity... -Unknown elsewhere in ancient Ne…
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Western Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Revolution
theocracy
Sumerian city-states
Period of human history where humans used simple tools.
Shift from hunting animals and gathering plants to the system…
The government ruled by divine authority
1st city-states; located in Mesopotamia, Eridu, Ur, Uruk, Umm…
Paleolithic Age
Period of human history where humans used simple tools.
Neolithic Revolution
Shift from hunting animals and gathering plants to the system…
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Western Civilization - Test 3
Industrial Revolution
Cottage Industry
Putting-Out System
Thomas Newcomen
Age of machinery. population increased. Labor shift from farm…
business or manufacturing carried out in a person's home
The home is becoming a early factory. Families aid in industr…
Invented the Newcomen's Engine 1709. It was a steam driven pu…
Industrial Revolution
Age of machinery. population increased. Labor shift from farm…
Cottage Industry
business or manufacturing carried out in a person's home
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Western Civilization
Tyrant
Democracy
Myth
Citizen
A ruler who has complete power
A government that gives the people the ruling power
A story often about gods or goddesses, that is handed down th…
A person who has certain rights and duties, because he or she…
Tyrant
A ruler who has complete power
Democracy
A government that gives the people the ruling power
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western civilization
govern
tyrant
democracy
citizen
to rule
a ruler who has complete power
a government that gives the people the ruling power
a person who has certain rights and duties because he or she…
govern
to rule
tyrant
a ruler who has complete power
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27.1 Western Civilization
Partial Isolation
Bismarck
Russia
France
After 1871, Germany entered into several alliances and this a…
At the end of the treaty with Germany Kaiser William II force…
The resignation of Bismarck allowed France to win ___________…
In 1894, Russia made an alliance with ______ that made German…
Partial Isolation
After 1871, Germany entered into several alliances and this a…
Bismarck
At the end of the treaty with Germany Kaiser William II force…
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western civilization
Habsburg Monarchy
St. Petersburg
John Locke
Montesquieu
Absolute power
Where Peter the Great was able to westernize his reform
Thought Life, liberty and property was important and he thoug…
He believed the best government is when power is divided and…
Habsburg Monarchy
Absolute power
St. Petersburg
Where Peter the Great was able to westernize his reform
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Western Civilization 101 Classical Greece 700s-300s BC
End Of Dark Ages
Any Greek
Warfare
A Greek "Hoplites"
700s BC... Evolution of Greek "Polis"... Town-- and Surrounding Ter…
Central... "Acropolis" -High City... Loyalty... Citizens... with Rights…
Polis vs. Polis... Fight for Arable land... About 600s BC... Evolution…
From 700s BC... Hoplin =Shield... A spear... By 600s BC... Helmet,greaves…
End Of Dark Ages
700s BC... Evolution of Greek "Polis"... Town-- and Surrounding Ter…
Any Greek
Central... "Acropolis" -High City... Loyalty... Citizens... with Rights…
15 terms
Western Civilization
Bronze age
civilization
cuneiform
empire
4000-1500bc... bronze was stronger than its component parts. Use…
desire beyond everyday survival-search for values-give their…
pictograms, or drawn representation of objects.... a sophisticat…
...
Bronze age
4000-1500bc... bronze was stronger than its component parts. Use…
civilization
desire beyond everyday survival-search for values-give their…
12 terms
Western Civilization
British Labour Party
Rerum Novarum
Origin of Species
Social Darwinists
Formed in 1900as an amalgam of various trade unions and socia…
Rights and Duties of Capital and Labor, is an encyclical issu…
book by charles darwinabout scientific theory
is a name given to various theories of society which emerged…
British Labour Party
Formed in 1900as an amalgam of various trade unions and socia…
Rerum Novarum
Rights and Duties of Capital and Labor, is an encyclical issu…
29 terms
Western Civilization
How did the Romans deal with conquered…
Battling of Carthage and the mediterra…
Problems in the Republic:
Grachi
- Somewhat, recognized was of subject groups.... - Many did not…
- 1st Punic war, began in Sicily.... - 2nd Punic war, Hannibal a…
- Influx of wealth.... - Influx of slaves.... - Wealthy bought/took…
-Tiberius Gracchus (elected) tried to limit size of estates,…
How did the Romans deal with conquered…
- Somewhat, recognized was of subject groups.... - Many did not…
Battling of Carthage and the mediterra…
- 1st Punic war, began in Sicily.... - 2nd Punic war, Hannibal a…
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WESTERN CIVILIZATION
Dipylon Krater
Metropolitan Kouros
Peplos Kore
Kritios Boy
c. 725-700 BC... -Greek... -Attic Geometric Style... -Krater was clay…
c. 600 BC... -Greek... -attic archaic style ... -6 ft tall ... -attic arc…
c. 530 BC... -greek... -archaic... -4 ft tall... -kore=generic young woma…
c. 480 BC... -greek... -early classical art... -supposedly in his 20's…
Dipylon Krater
c. 725-700 BC... -Greek... -Attic Geometric Style... -Krater was clay…
Metropolitan Kouros
c. 600 BC... -Greek... -attic archaic style ... -6 ft tall ... -attic arc…
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Unit 2: The Birth of Western Civilization: From Classical Greece to Imperial Rome
Phalanx
Hoplite
Plebeians
Patricians
rectangular battle formation
heavily armed soldier
common people
wealthy people
Phalanx
rectangular battle formation
Hoplite
heavily armed soldier
68 terms
Western Civilization
Council of Constance
Erasmus
Thomas Moore
Martin Luther
3 popes resign. End of Schism. the council in 1414-1418 that…
Dutch Humanist and friend of Sir Thomas More. Perhaps the mos…
1516 wrote Utopia about an imaginary land inhabited by a peac…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
Council of Constance
3 popes resign. End of Schism. the council in 1414-1418 that…
Erasmus
Dutch Humanist and friend of Sir Thomas More. Perhaps the mos…
79 terms
Western civilization
312
325
410
476
- battle of milvian bridge... - constantine (winner) becomes rul…
- council of nicaea ... - offical approval of christian creed ... -…
- end of roman empire in the west by Visigoth Alaric... - alaric…
- Odovacar (Ostrogoth) takes over rome... - takes over and stays…
312
- battle of milvian bridge... - constantine (winner) becomes rul…
325
- council of nicaea ... - offical approval of christian creed ... -…
125 terms
Western Civilization
Congress of Vienna
principle of legitimacy
Prince Klemens von Metternich
balance of power
great powers represented: Austria, Great Britian, Prussia, an…
restore all the monarchies of Europe to their original status…
most responsible for Peace Treaty... foreign minster for peace…
no country should be powerful enough to dominate Europe ... Ger…
Congress of Vienna
great powers represented: Austria, Great Britian, Prussia, an…
principle of legitimacy
restore all the monarchies of Europe to their original status…
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Western Civilization Test 2
Consumer Culture
Cochineal
Russian Orthodox Church
Peter the Great
as a result of the Atlantic system and the growth of internat…
A new product available for them, color red dye made out of i…
1) Autocephalic (organized by notions that each church had it…
Romanov 18th Century tsar responsible for the Westernization/…
Consumer Culture
as a result of the Atlantic system and the growth of internat…
Cochineal
A new product available for them, color red dye made out of i…
Western Civilization
One man rule
Princep
Roman Senate
Praetorian Guard
Augustus took Rome from a Republic to a Monarchy rule. He was…
title Augustus took, symbolizes humility, not a dictator or e…
Augustus keeps them around but with an insignificant role. St…
new division of military, role starts off as protectors of th…
One man rule
Augustus took Rome from a Republic to a Monarchy rule. He was…
Princep
title Augustus took, symbolizes humility, not a dictator or e…
196 terms
western civilization
justinian
islam
sunnites
shiities
corpus jurs civilis, nika riots, public works, hagia sophia,…
muhammad, 5 pillars, 9th month, arabs conquered sassians, byz…
sects wanted ali
traditionals wanted muamiyah
justinian
corpus jurs civilis, nika riots, public works, hagia sophia,…
islam
muhammad, 5 pillars, 9th month, arabs conquered sassians, byz…
21 terms
Western Civilization
Oration on the Dignity of Man
Critique of Church Doctrines
Politics Drawn from the very Holy Scri…
Leviathan
1. Pico della Mirandola... 2. Renaissance ... 3. God has left it up…
1. Martin Luther... 2. Reformation ... 3. Argued that literal text…
1. Bishop Jaques-Benigne Bossuet... 2. Reformation ... 3. Third Boo…
1. Thomas Hobbes... 2. Renaissance... 3. When reason teaches that c…
Oration on the Dignity of Man
1. Pico della Mirandola... 2. Renaissance ... 3. God has left it up…
Critique of Church Doctrines
1. Martin Luther... 2. Reformation ... 3. Argued that literal text…
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