How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "history of the west"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "history of the west"

59 terms
Western History
BYZANTINE INFLUENCE
GOTHIC PAINTING IN ITALY... 1300 - 1400
RENAISSANCE... 1400-1500 ca.
RENAISSANCE... 1400-1500 ca
Techniques: fresco, mosaics, tempera on panel... Themes: religio…
Techniques: fresco, tempera on panel... Initial influence of byz…
Born in Florence, Italy... Painting techniques: fresco, tempera…
Main features: Humanism, study of the classics, discovery of…
BYZANTINE INFLUENCE
Techniques: fresco, mosaics, tempera on panel... Themes: religio…
GOTHIC PAINTING IN ITALY... 1300 - 1400
Techniques: fresco, tempera on panel... Initial influence of byz…
35 terms
Western History
materials/techni. used to make art (se…
geographical
uses
carving on flat surface
medium
culture
function
relief sculpture
materials/techni. used to make art (se…
medium
geographical
culture
13 terms
western history
third estate
great fear
levee en masse
enclosure
was composed by peasants, merchants and artisans. they did th…
rural panic, peasants attacks on aristocrats. this happen bec…
all Frenchmen are in permanent requisition for the services o…
legal removal of rights to use land held in common. consolida…
third estate
was composed by peasants, merchants and artisans. they did th…
great fear
rural panic, peasants attacks on aristocrats. this happen bec…
20 terms
Western History
Social Contract
Salutary Neglect
Hyper-Sectionalism
Le Patrie
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
a long-standing British Policy in the 13 colonies which allow…
loyalty to the interests of one's own region or section of th…
the homeland- all for one
Social Contract
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
Salutary Neglect
a long-standing British Policy in the 13 colonies which allow…
19 terms
Western History
The Franks
Pope
Monk
Missionary
a member of a Germanic people that conquered Gaul in the 6th…
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church.
a member of a religious community of men typically living und…
A person sent out on a religious mission
The Franks
a member of a Germanic people that conquered Gaul in the 6th…
Pope
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church.
10 terms
Western history
Anthropology
Culture
Cultural relativism
Ethnocentrism
Antro= human ology= study of
Can be reflected by materials items or in ways of believing a…
trying to understand the beliefs and behaviors of people from…
It means that a person or culture views others only from thei…
Anthropology
Antro= human ology= study of
Culture
Can be reflected by materials items or in ways of believing a…
42 terms
Western history
Abraham
Achilles
Akhenaton
alexander the great
- ~ 19c BC = entered into a covenant (agreement) with YHWH, t…
-the most gifted warrior of the Argives... - important warrior f…
- the guy of the Egyptian soldier and his wife... - his soldier…
- 20 years old when he took over masedonia from his father ph…
Abraham
- ~ 19c BC = entered into a covenant (agreement) with YHWH, t…
Achilles
-the most gifted warrior of the Argives... - important warrior f…
Western Art History Final
(24000 bce) Paleolithic
France (13000 bce) Paleolithic
England (3000 bce) Neolithic
Uruk (3500 bce) Sumerian
Woman of Willendorf
Bison
Stonehenge
Anu Ziggeraut and White Temple
(24000 bce) Paleolithic
Woman of Willendorf
France (13000 bce) Paleolithic
Bison
135 terms
Western History
Who is the religious leader of Buddhism?
Who is called "buddha pope"?
What or who is the Dalai Lama
This type of Buddhism is practiced in…
Dalai Lama
Dalai Lama
Religious leader of Buddhism
pseudo-buddhism
Who is the religious leader of Buddhism?
Dalai Lama
Who is called "buddha pope"?
Dalai Lama
8 terms
Western History
Ancient Civilization
Middle Ages
Middle Ages
Middle Ages
💕Mesopotamian - Fall of Roman Empire
💕 widespread influence and power of the Catholic Church
💕 Dark Ages: vacuum in political leadership
💕 ended with a transition to Modern Ages, through Renaissance
Ancient Civilization
💕Mesopotamian - Fall of Roman Empire
Middle Ages
💕 widespread influence and power of the Catholic Church
24 terms
History of Western Civilization
Inflation
Heresy
Three Great Heirs of Roman World
Visigoths
--a sustained increase in the general price level of goods an…
--any belief or theory that is strongly at variance with esta…
--the Byzantine, the Islamic, and Western Europe
-western branches of the nomadic tribes of Germanic peoples r…
Inflation
--a sustained increase in the general price level of goods an…
Heresy
--any belief or theory that is strongly at variance with esta…
35 terms
Western History
this famous painting by Leonardo da Vi…
painted Sistine Chapel and carved Stat…
argued for separation of power between…
2 american documents modified by enlig…
Mona Lisa
Michealangelo
Montesquieu
Declaration of Independence/ Constitution
this famous painting by Leonardo da Vi…
Mona Lisa
painted Sistine Chapel and carved Stat…
Michealangelo
23 terms
History / Western & Mid Western United States
California
Nevada
Alaska
Colorado
California
Nevada
9 terms
History of Western Civilization 101
Augustus
Islam
Pax Romano
Greek Fire
First emperor of the Roman Empire. Julius Caesar's grand-neph…
A monotheistic religion that developed in Arabia in 7th centu…
Roman Peace
Byzantine weapon consisting of mixture of chemicals (petroleu…
Augustus
First emperor of the Roman Empire. Julius Caesar's grand-neph…
Islam
A monotheistic religion that developed in Arabia in 7th centu…
36 terms
Western Art History Architecture
Ambulatory
Apse
Archivolt
Articulation
a place for walking, especially an aisle around the apse or a…
a semicircular recess covered with a hemispherical vault or s…
an ornamental molding or band following the curve on the unde…
In highly articulated works, each part is defined precisely a…
Ambulatory
a place for walking, especially an aisle around the apse or a…
Apse
a semicircular recess covered with a hemispherical vault or s…
84 terms
History of Western Art I
Augustus of Primaporta, Rome, 20 BCE (…
Apotheosis of Antoninus Pius, Rome, 16…
Colosseum, Rome, 70-80 CE (7-36, 7-37)
Pantheon, Rome, 118-125 CE (7-49, 7-50…
...
...
70-80 ce...
...
Augustus of Primaporta, Rome, 20 BCE (…
...
Apotheosis of Antoninus Pius, Rome, 16…
...
19 terms
Brief history of western culture
Neanderthal
Neolithic
discrete
apostle
(adj.穴居人的)... Although we used to think that only our species, H…
(adj.新石器时代的)... The Neolithic revolution, one of the most profou…
(adj.不连续的;分离的)... It's important to remember that although histo…
(n.[基督教]传道者;倡导者)... For example, it was also during the Roman Em…
Neanderthal
(adj.穴居人的)... Although we used to think that only our species, H…
Neolithic
(adj.新石器时代的)... The Neolithic revolution, one of the most profou…
18 terms
Western American History
Sacajewea
Daniel Boone
Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa
Robert Stuart
1804 - expedition began in St. Louis; assisted Lewis and Clar…
1775, he and companions hacked out Wilderness Road to Kentuck…
Shawnee chief and brother, tried to unite Native Americans to…
1812 - crossed the continent from east to west using a route…
Sacajewea
1804 - expedition began in St. Louis; assisted Lewis and Clar…
Daniel Boone
1775, he and companions hacked out Wilderness Road to Kentuck…
62 terms
History of Western Costume Midterm
Schenti
Horizontal loom
Sheath dress
Beaded net dress
A rectangular skirt length of fabric wrapped and belted onto…
most garments in Ancient Egypt were woven from linen on these
often appear colorful and tight, but were probably looser so…
often had finely glazed ceramic beads, worn over sheath dress
Schenti
A rectangular skirt length of fabric wrapped and belted onto…
Horizontal loom
most garments in Ancient Egypt were woven from linen on these
12 terms
The Western History of Photography
optics
synthesis
evolve
invent
the scientific study of sight and light
the act of combining separate ideas, beliefs, styles, etc.; a…
to develop gradually, especially from a simple to a more comp…
to produce or design something that has not existed before
optics
the scientific study of sight and light
synthesis
the act of combining separate ideas, beliefs, styles, etc.; a…
48 terms
History of Western Art, Midterm
Amenophis IV (Amenhotep IV)
Akhenaton
Akhenatons Family
Bust of Queen Nefertiti
Change religion of Egypt - everyone worships Aton, claims he'…
Temple of Aton, Karnak, Egypt... Material: Sandstone... 13 feet hig…
Temple of Aton, Karnak... Amarna style... NEW KINGDOM
Amarna, Egypt... Artist: Thutmose... Wife of Akhenaton... Elongated n…
Amenophis IV (Amenhotep IV)
Change religion of Egypt - everyone worships Aton, claims he'…
Akhenaton
Temple of Aton, Karnak, Egypt... Material: Sandstone... 13 feet hig…
110 terms
History of Western Art Midterm
Spotted Horse, Paleolithic: 23,000 - 2…
Bison, Altamira, Paleolithic: 13,000 -…
Chinese Horse, Paleolithic: 15,000 - 1…
Rhinoceros, wounded men, and bison, Pa…
Spotted Horse, Paleolithic: 23,000 - 2…
Bison, Altamira, Paleolithic: 13,000 -…
13 terms
History of Western Art II
Giotto di Bondone... Lamentation... ca. 1305…
Robert Campin... Master of Flemalle... ca. 1…
Jan Van Eyck... Ghent Altarpiece... 1432... oil…
Ghiberti... Isaac and His Sons (Gates of…
Giotto di Bondone... Lamentation... ca. 1305…
Robert Campin... Master of Flemalle... ca. 1…
48 terms
Western Art History
Dipylon Krater ... 750BC... Greek
Met Kouros... 600BC... Greek
Peplos Kore... Greek... 530BC
Anavysos... Greek... 540BC
Dipylon Krater ... 750BC... Greek
Met Kouros... 600BC... Greek
15 terms
15 Epochs in Western History
Ancient History
Classical Antiquity
Middle Ages or Medieval Period
European Renaissance
first recorded history to Classical Antiquity... Abraham, Chines…
8th century BC to 5th century AD Ancient Greece, Olympic game…
5th century to 1400's collapse of Roman empire, emergence of…
1400's to 1600's resurgance of humanism and learning, sculptu…
Ancient History
first recorded history to Classical Antiquity... Abraham, Chines…
Classical Antiquity
8th century BC to 5th century AD Ancient Greece, Olympic game…
9 terms
Western Cultural History Composers
Handel B
Bach B
Mozart C
Beethoven C
Water Music Suite No. 2
Well tempered Clavier
Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-Flat
Symphony No. 5
Handel B
Water Music Suite No. 2
Bach B
Well tempered Clavier
20 terms
American History and Western Expansion
Trail of Tears
Mormons
Compromise of 1850
Manifest destiny
this is the forced march of cherikee indians west.
they were among the first americans to settle in the area tra…
this was the agreement between northern and southern states c…
this was the belief that the U.S was fated to reach from the…
Trail of Tears
this is the forced march of cherikee indians west.
Mormons
they were among the first americans to settle in the area tra…
57 terms
History of Western Religion - all
What year was the state of Israel form…
Why was the state of Israel formed?
What group of people were already livi…
What year did the Islamic Revolution t…
1948
To give the Jewish people a safe homeland.
the Palestinians
1979
What year was the state of Israel form…
1948
Why was the state of Israel formed?
To give the Jewish people a safe homeland.
14 terms
History of Western Society Chapter 20
Blood sports
Carniva
Community controls
Consumer society
bullbaiting and cockfighting, sports that remained popular wi…
l a time of reveling and excess in Catholic and Mediterranean…
a pattern of cooperation and common action which was mobilize…
growth in consumption and new attitudes toward consumer goods…
Blood sports
bullbaiting and cockfighting, sports that remained popular wi…
Carniva
l a time of reveling and excess in Catholic and Mediterranean…
10 terms
History of Western Religion - Abraham
When was Abraham alive?
What does the name Abraham mean?
What is monotheism?
What is polytheism?
about 2000BC
father of many
Belief in one God
Belief in more than one God
When was Abraham alive?
about 2000BC
What does the name Abraham mean?
father of many
55 terms
History of Western Music
Beethoven's birthplace
Beethoven's teacher
# of Beethoven's symphonies
Beethoven's main instrument
Bonn, Germany
Hayden
9
piano
Beethoven's birthplace
Bonn, Germany
Beethoven's teacher
Hayden
139 terms
History of Western Society Chapter 27
"Satisfied power"
Bismarck's concerns with preserving pe…
The Balkans
"The sick man of Europe"
Refers specifically to Germany after 1871, they had no territ…
1- must keep an embittered France diplomatically isolated and…
When Russia's victories in a war with the Ottoman Empire thre…
Refers to the failing Ottoman Empire
"Satisfied power"
Refers specifically to Germany after 1871, they had no territ…
Bismarck's concerns with preserving pe…
1- must keep an embittered France diplomatically isolated and…
31 terms
History of Western Art terms
cella
ziggurat
register
relief
The chamber at the center of an ancient temple; in a classica…
A rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the…
cella
The chamber at the center of an ancient temple; in a classica…
ziggurat
A rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the…
79 terms
Western Civ. History #2
Imperial Rome
Octavian
Pax Romana 31 BCE-180 CE
The Deeds of Augustus
-31BCE- 476 CE... -comes about after the violent struggle of the…
-nephew of Julius Cesar ... -restores the senate of Rome ... -gaint…
Roman Peace ... -200 yrs ... -A period of peace and prosperity thro…
ABOUT: Augustus lists off all the things he has done for the…
Imperial Rome
-31BCE- 476 CE... -comes about after the violent struggle of the…
Octavian
-nephew of Julius Cesar ... -restores the senate of Rome ... -gaint…
59 terms
WESTERN CIV HISTORY 6
ideology
darwin (1850)
evolution
natural selection
pattern set of beliefs/values
English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolutio…
theory of darwin that signifies change in species over time d…
as animals evolve, the strong survive and the weak die off
ideology
pattern set of beliefs/values
darwin (1850)
English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolutio…
History of Western Art: Terms
Pieta
Spumatto
Stylization
Romanesque
Virgin Mary holding and mourning over the dead body of Jesus
A smoky, soft paint rendering
To subordinate reality for purposes of design
Transitional style of architecture and art in Europe from the…
Pieta
Virgin Mary holding and mourning over the dead body of Jesus
Spumatto
A smoky, soft paint rendering
History of Western Art
Van Gogh
Picasso
Brancusi
Duchamp
Bedroom at Arles
Guernica
Bird in Space
The Fountain
Van Gogh
Bedroom at Arles
Picasso
Guernica
69 terms
History of Western Art 19th Century
Antoine-Jean Gros, "Napoleon in the Pe…
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Napoleo…
Francisco Goya, "The Third of May, 180…
Goya, The Sleep of Reason Produces Mon…
Antoine-Jean Gros, "Napoleon in the Pe…
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Napoleo…
247 terms
History of Western Art Terms
Paleolithic
Lower Paleolithic
Middle Paleolithic
Upper Paleolithic
Old Stone Age - 2 million - 10 thousand BCE
2million - 100 thousand BCE
100 thousand - 40 thousand BCE
40 thousand - 10 thousand BCE
Paleolithic
Old Stone Age - 2 million - 10 thousand BCE
Lower Paleolithic
2million - 100 thousand BCE
29 terms
History of Art (Western)
Ashlar Masonry
Atlantid
Barrel Vault
Bas Relief
smooth, finely dressed stonework fitted together without mortar
a male figure used as a column
a tunnel vault which is semi-cylindrical
literally "low" or "shallow" relief; a form of sculpture in w…
Ashlar Masonry
smooth, finely dressed stonework fitted together without mortar
Atlantid
a male figure used as a column
Western Art History terms
renaissance
Constantinople
feudalism
humansim
"rebirth" of classical ideas and beliefs
capital city of Rome
social system where lords would give vassals land in exchange…
the idea that it is our divine duty to perfect ourselves (put…
renaissance
"rebirth" of classical ideas and beliefs
Constantinople
capital city of Rome
13 terms
History of Western Philosophy
AGP: Classic
AGP: Hellenistic
High Level Overview
AGP: Classic: Presocratics
Presocratics... Socrates... Plato... Aristotle
Neoplatonist... Academic Skeptics... Pyrrhonian Skeptics... Epicureans…
Ancient Greek... Medieval & Renaissance... 17th/18th Century... 19th C…
Anaxagoras... Anaximander... Anaximenes... Democritus... Empedocles... Herac…
AGP: Classic
Presocratics... Socrates... Plato... Aristotle
AGP: Hellenistic
Neoplatonist... Academic Skeptics... Pyrrhonian Skeptics... Epicureans…
33 terms
History of Western Art
Courbet, The stone breakers 1849
Manet, Luncheon on the Grass 1863
Manet, Olympia, 1863
Monet, Impression: Sunrise 1872
realism
realism
realism
impressionism
Courbet, The stone breakers 1849
realism
Manet, Luncheon on the Grass 1863
realism
61 terms
History of Western Art Terms
City-state
Fresco secco
Buon fresco
Giornata
City and it's surrounding land.
Dry.
Wet.
Sections of fresco (buon), completed in a day
City-state
City and it's surrounding land.
Fresco secco
Dry.
88 terms
History of Western Art 2
Head of Alexander the Great, from Pell…
Philoxenos of Eretria, Battle of Issus…
Philoxenos of Eretria, Battle of Issus…
Tomb of the Leopards, Monterozzi necro…
Head of Alexander the Great, from Pell…
Philoxenos of Eretria, Battle of Issus…
16 terms
Western Art History
Reclining Couple on a Sarcophagus ... Etr…
Model of an Etruscan Temple... Etruscan... 1…
Patrician Carrying Portrait Busts of T…
Portrait Head of an Elder... Roman... 1st Ce…
Reclining Couple on a Sarcophagus ... Etr…
Model of an Etruscan Temple... Etruscan... 1…
91 terms
History of Western Civ. Final
Legislative Functions of Rome:
Mixed gov. of Rome
Offices in the Roman System:
Two main classes
1. Senate: 300 nobles served for life... 2. Assembly of the Trib…
Monarchy... Aristocracy... Democracy... Tyranny
Praetors-administrators of justice... ee-dyles-control city gov…
Patricians... Plebeians... -no intermarriage
Legislative Functions of Rome:
1. Senate: 300 nobles served for life... 2. Assembly of the Trib…
Mixed gov. of Rome
Monarchy... Aristocracy... Democracy... Tyranny
13 terms
History of Western ART
Claude Monet-Impression Sunrise,1872
Pierre Auguste Renoir-Le Moulin De La…
Georges Seurat-A Sunday On La Grande J…
Vincent Van Gogh-Night Cafe,1888
Claude Monet-Impression Sunrise,1872
Pierre Auguste Renoir-Le Moulin De La…
54 terms
Western Art History Final
Giotto... Southern Italy... Fresco... Death of…
St. francis preaching to the birds... PER…
Christ entering jerusalem... PERIOD... fresco
Man in a Red Turban... Jan van Eyck... detai…
Giotto... Southern Italy... Fresco... Death of…
St. francis preaching to the birds... PER…
8 terms
History of Western Art
The Good Shepherd, the story of Jonah,…
Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus, Rome, It…
Santa Constanza, Rome, Italy 337-351
Christ as Good Shepherd, mosaic on the…
-early christian... -Large circle circumscribing the smborl of t…
-During toleration... -convert to christianity following constan…
-central plan church-parts are equal dimensions around the ce…
-christ appears more important... -has the cross and halo... -imper…
The Good Shepherd, the story of Jonah,…
-early christian... -Large circle circumscribing the smborl of t…
Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus, Rome, It…
-During toleration... -convert to christianity following constan…
1 of 10