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75 terms
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…
33 terms
Unit One: Earliest Civilizations (WCiv)
earliest humans
nomads
Paleolithic Age
civilization
hairy... posture similar to apes... hunter gatherers- poor nutritio…
no set area to live in... travelled with the food and weather... st…
means Old Stone Age ... named that because the tools the people…
must have six elements to be considered this:... political/milit…
earliest humans
hairy... posture similar to apes... hunter gatherers- poor nutritio…
nomads
no set area to live in... travelled with the food and weather... st…
13 terms
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
8 terms
western civilization
cities
written language
complex religion
social classes
cities
written language
18 terms
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
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…
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
55 terms
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…
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
32 terms
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…
40 terms
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…
85 terms
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…
78 terms
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…
166 terms
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
14 terms
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
17 terms
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…
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…
17 terms
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…
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…
30 terms
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
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…
30 terms
Western Civilization Unit 1
palace society
Homer
redistributive economy
Alexander the Great
Minoan and Mycenaean social and political organization center…
Greece's first and most famous author, who composed The Iliad…
A system in which state officials control the production and…
The fourth-century B.C.E. Macedonian king whose conquest of t…
palace society
Minoan and Mycenaean social and political organization center…
Homer
Greece's first and most famous author, who composed The Iliad…
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…
15 terms
Western Civilization
Donatello
Raphael
Leonardo da Vinci
Michelangelo
Great sculptor of early Renaissance, influenced Michelangelo,…
Painter, Architect (The School of Athens, self portrait), the…
Painter, Writer, Architect, Engineer, Mathematician, Musician…
Sculptor, Architect, Painter, studied human anatomy to make s…
Donatello
Great sculptor of early Renaissance, influenced Michelangelo,…
Raphael
Painter, Architect (The School of Athens, self portrait), the…
11 terms
Western Civilization
Compass
Astrolabe
Commercial Revolution
Mercantilism
Navigational instrument created in the 1300s that used a magn…
Instrument used to calculate latitude by looking at stars
Era between 1400 and 1750 when Europeans made major changes t…
Economic theory stating that there is a fixed amount of wealt…
Compass
Navigational instrument created in the 1300s that used a magn…
Astrolabe
Instrument used to calculate latitude by looking at stars
49 terms
Western Civilization
Neolithic revolution
Sumer
Babylon
Hittites
People learned how to farm
Created the math base 6 and wheel
Hammurabi's code of law... Criminal and civil
Iron working
Neolithic revolution
People learned how to farm
Sumer
Created the math base 6 and wheel
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…
13 terms
Western Civilization--Early Civilization
Mesopotamia
Egypt
Babylon
Cuneiform
Modern day Iraq. 1st civilization.. Humans learn how to grow…
2nd civilization. The nile river, fertile land. longest lasti…
king Hammurabi, code of laws.
tablets
Mesopotamia
Modern day Iraq. 1st civilization.. Humans learn how to grow…
Egypt
2nd civilization. The nile river, fertile land. longest lasti…
761 terms
Western Civilization I CLEP
The Cradle of Civilization
Paleolithic Age
Mesolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Fertile Crescent
Old Stone Age, in which people are believed to have lived nom…
The Age between the Old Stone Age and the New Stone Age
New Stone Age (supposedly from about 8000 BC - 3000 BC), in w…
The Cradle of Civilization
Fertile Crescent
Paleolithic Age
Old Stone Age, in which people are believed to have lived nom…
27 terms
Western Civilization
Civilization
Earliest civilization arose in
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Cities, states, complex economies, writing, so on
the Middle East
"Old Stone Age"
"New Stone Age"
Civilization
Cities, states, complex economies, writing, so on
Earliest civilization arose in
the Middle East
24 terms
Western Civilization Ancient Rome
Constantinople
plebiscites
ladder of offices
First Triumvirate
City founded as the eastern capital of the Roman Empire by Co…
Resolutions passed by the Plebeian Assembly; such resolutions…
The series of Roman elective government offices from quaestor…
The coalition formed in 60 B.C.E. by Pompey, Crassus, and Cae…
Constantinople
City founded as the eastern capital of the Roman Empire by Co…
plebiscites
Resolutions passed by the Plebeian Assembly; such resolutions…
Western civilization
Giovanni Medici
Cosimo Medici
Lorenzo Medici
Catherine De Medici
Trained to be a monk from childhood, he became Pope Leo X, wh…
Wealthiest man of his time, merchant, entrepreneur, Beautifie…
gave power to the lower classes of Italy, but he let his fami…
(1547-1589) The wife of Henry II (1547-1559) of France, who e…
Giovanni Medici
Trained to be a monk from childhood, he became Pope Leo X, wh…
Cosimo Medici
Wealthiest man of his time, merchant, entrepreneur, Beautifie…
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…
28 terms
Western civilization
Palelolithic
Neolithic
Hunter gather
6 characteristics of civilization
Early phase of the stone age
Later part of the Stone Age
Member of nomadic people who live by hunting, fishing, planting
Cities, writing, government and military, social organization…
Palelolithic
Early phase of the stone age
Neolithic
Later part of the Stone Age
135 terms
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…
40 terms
Western Civilization
polis
acropolis
agora
helots
city-state
high area surrounding a polis
marketplace
state slaves
polis
city-state
acropolis
high area surrounding a polis
45 terms
Western Civilization
Encomienda
Hernan Cortes
Conquistador
Moctezuma II
Spanish Colonial System
Led an expedition to mexico that ended with the conquest of t…
conqueror
Aztec Emporer
Encomienda
Spanish Colonial System
Hernan Cortes
Led an expedition to mexico that ended with the conquest of t…
Western Civilization
Black death 1348-1353: first and most…
Schism
Increased trade
Hundred years war
• Killed app. 50% population ... • Further weakened the church…
• Avignon Papacy (1305-1378) French king, drench cardinals ... •…
• Urbanism ... • Growth of cities in the middle ages ... • Centers…
• 100 year war (1337-1453) ... • French kings sought to centrali…
Black death 1348-1353: first and most…
• Killed app. 50% population ... • Further weakened the church…
Schism
• Avignon Papacy (1305-1378) French king, drench cardinals ... •…
11 terms
Western Civilization
barbarians
byzantine empire
emperor justinian
islam
370-530... all over europe
6th century-15th century... constantinople
527-565 "justice" ... digest law codes and institutes
600-1000 AD
barbarians
370-530... all over europe
byzantine empire
6th century-15th century... constantinople
120 terms
Western Civilization 2
conquistador
What were some of the reasons for Euro…
What were the trading states of Africa?
Where was an important hub for the tra…
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
revival of population and increased economic activity, demand…
Cairo as the capital of Egypt in the North, Ethiopia, Mogadis…
Indian Ocean
conquistador
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
What were some of the reasons for Euro…
revival of population and increased economic activity, demand…
16 terms
Western civilization
Octavian/Augustus
Tiberius
Caligula
Claudius
- Change republic into monarchy... - controlled and reformed the…
- forced to adopt Germanicus as primary heir... - wasn't interes…
- co-heir with his cousin... - generous in early life... - quickly…
- well educated... - kind, wasn't cruel as the other emperors... -…
Octavian/Augustus
- Change republic into monarchy... - controlled and reformed the…
Tiberius
- forced to adopt Germanicus as primary heir... - wasn't interes…
158 terms
Western Civilization
Civilization
Neolithic Revolution
Mesopotamia
Cuneiform
'Civ': must have cities, however, before 20th century, most p…
(10,000-5,000 BC) Agriculture (wheat, barley, legumes) and do…
Area between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers where the world'…
Wedge-shaped Mesopotamian writing. Created for economic (reco…
Civilization
'Civ': must have cities, however, before 20th century, most p…
Neolithic Revolution
(10,000-5,000 BC) Agriculture (wheat, barley, legumes) and do…
Western Civilization
Darwin
Mesopotamia
Sumerian Gods
making communication within the region…
Who argued that human beings and apes are descended from a co…
What is the Greek name for the land between the Euphrates and…
The Ziggurats, the world's first monumental architecture, was…
Geography influenced Sumerian Society by?
Darwin
Who argued that human beings and apes are descended from a co…
Mesopotamia
What is the Greek name for the land between the Euphrates and…
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…
79 terms
Western Civilization
Tiberius
Caligula
Nero
Galba
August's successor
Roman emperor; member of the Julio-Caludian dynasty
Freely eliminated people wanted out the way; becomes emperor…
73 when he became emperor; killed after 6 months
Tiberius
August's successor
Caligula
Roman emperor; member of the Julio-Caludian dynasty
98 terms
Western CIvilization
Asceticism
The City of God
Barbarians
Visigoths
The practice of self-denial and spiritual discipline
Augustine expressed his views on the need for order in human…
non-Roman peoples, meaning "brave but uncivilized"
The name given to barbarians whom Alaric united and led on a…
Asceticism
The practice of self-denial and spiritual discipline
The City of God
Augustine expressed his views on the need for order in human…
16 terms
western civilization
Nabonidus
marduke's removal
cyrus
persians
worship of moon god, Sin; last ruler
made people unhappy
babylonians welcomed him as liberator
largest kingdom; indo-european speakers; related to the medes
Nabonidus
worship of moon god, Sin; last ruler
marduke's removal
made people unhappy
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