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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…
40 terms
Western Civilizations
The skull of Toumaï dates from 6 to 7…
Of the two earliest human forms that a…
Homo habilis was the first early homin…
One of the first tools created by homi…
ape-hominin split
Orrorin tugensis
meat
scraper
The skull of Toumaï dates from 6 to 7…
ape-hominin split
Of the two earliest human forms that a…
Orrorin tugensis
11 terms
Western Civilizations - Greek Philosophers
sophists
Thales of Miletus
Skepticism
Socrates
- "Workers of wisdom"... - teachers
- Earliest known philosopher... - believed the universe was cont…
- Root of Greek philosophy... - Constant questioning... - Support a…
- Encouraged students to think... - Popular with youth... - Annoyin…
sophists
- "Workers of wisdom"... - teachers
Thales of Miletus
- Earliest known philosopher... - believed the universe was cont…
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
51 terms
Western Civilizations
circumnavigate
Henry the navigator
astrolabe
tariff
To ... to sail around the world
(1394-1460) Portuguese prince who promoted the study of navig…
device used to determine latitude by observing positions of t…
A government tax on imports or exports
circumnavigate
To ... to sail around the world
Henry the navigator
(1394-1460) Portuguese prince who promoted the study of navig…
18 terms
Western Civilizations
Greek governments
Greek Philosopy
Greek Architecture & art
Greek achievements
Athens - direct democracy... Sparta - Oligarchy... Mycenae - monarchy
Socrates, Plato, Aristotle taught people to think for themsel…
columns, temples - Parthenon , ideal proportions
emphasis on education... sea trade
Greek governments
Athens - direct democracy... Sparta - Oligarchy... Mycenae - monarchy
Greek Philosopy
Socrates, Plato, Aristotle taught people to think for themsel…
26 terms
Western Civilizations
Magellan
Ponce de Leon
Aztecs
Hudson + Drake
named the pacific ocean, died in a battle in the Philippene I…
first European explorer to set foot on North America
ancient empire, lived in what is now known as Mexico
both of these men sailed for England
Magellan
named the pacific ocean, died in a battle in the Philippene I…
Ponce de Leon
first European explorer to set foot on North America
56 terms
Western Civilizations Clep Prep. Chapter 2
The first international peace treaty w…
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Ishtar Gate
The rulers of this empire were known f…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hittites and Kassites
Neo-Babylonians
Assyrians
The first international peace treaty w…
Hittites and Egyptians
Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire ended ar…
Hittites and Kassites
14 terms
western civilizations
Compare the systems of government that…
Why was the French revolution such a k…
Why was the emergence of the scientifi…
jean colbear
Absolutism Louis the XVI the sun king Colbear mercantilism vs…
1) marks the end of the acien regime ... 2) starts relationship…
Reason ... Francis Bacon came up with the scientific method to u…
mercantilism
Compare the systems of government that…
Absolutism Louis the XVI the sun king Colbear mercantilism vs…
Why was the French revolution such a k…
1) marks the end of the acien regime ... 2) starts relationship…
8 terms
western civilization
cities
written language
complex religion
social classes
cities
written language
35 terms
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
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
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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…
20 terms
Western Civilizations
Ghengis Khan
Kublai Khan
Mansa Musa
Marco Polo
Temujin, when he was a young man he began to unite the Mongol…
Grandson of Ghengis Khan... Expanded the mongol Empire and made…
Last king of the Mali Empire, was the wealthiest person recor…
A famous European Traveler, he was from Venice, Italy, he fir…
Ghengis Khan
Temujin, when he was a young man he began to unite the Mongol…
Kublai Khan
Grandson of Ghengis Khan... Expanded the mongol Empire and made…
103 terms
Western Civilizations
farmland
bread;barley and wheat
Alps
Scandinavia
if you live in civilization, you want good
80% of Europe's diet is_____________. They grew ________ & __…
The Europeans wanted to avoid the
far north, cold, mountainous, dense forest, sparse population…
farmland
if you live in civilization, you want good
bread;barley and wheat
80% of Europe's diet is_____________. They grew ________ & __…
29 terms
Western Civilizations
Late Middle Ages
Late Middle Ages
Late Middle Ages
Late Middle Ages
Religious/Biblical
Figures Stiff and Still
Used Gold
Flat 2-D
Late Middle Ages
Religious/Biblical
Late Middle Ages
Figures Stiff and Still
16 terms
Western Civilizations
Abdicate
Appeasement
Capital
Communism
To give up or step down from power.
Policy of giving into an aggressors demands in order to keep…
Money or wealth used to invest in business or enterprise.
Form of socialism advocated by Karl Marx; according to Marx,…
Abdicate
To give up or step down from power.
Appeasement
Policy of giving into an aggressors demands in order to keep…
18 terms
Western Civilizations
Mesopotamia Periods
Egypt
Hattusilas
Mursilis
Early Dynastic ... Akkadian Empire... Neo-Sumerian ... Babylon Empire…
Proto Dynastic Pd... Early Dynastic Pd... Old Kingdom... First Interme…
created the Hittite Empire ... unified the ppl... tech introduced -…
Hattusilas (grandson)... put army together... captured Babylon -->…
Mesopotamia Periods
Early Dynastic ... Akkadian Empire... Neo-Sumerian ... Babylon Empire…
Egypt
Proto Dynastic Pd... Early Dynastic Pd... Old Kingdom... First Interme…
29 terms
Western Civilizations: Chapter 25
Leon Trotsky
Bolsheviks in power
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Joseph Stalin
Leon Trotsky was a Marxist revolutionary and theorist, Soviet…
- democracy failed- never had a chance, gave away to anarchy…
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics abbreviated to USSR o…
(1879-1953) The Bolshevik leader who succeeded Lenin as the l…
Leon Trotsky
Leon Trotsky was a Marxist revolutionary and theorist, Soviet…
Bolsheviks in power
- democracy failed- never had a chance, gave away to anarchy…
106 terms
Western Civilizations
Virgil
Phoenicia
Mesopotamia
First Punic War
Romen poet, commissioned by Augustus
Empire, dealings with Israelies, phoenetic alphabet, trading…
Fertile Crescent, Babylon was there
Fight over Sicily against Carthage.
Virgil
Romen poet, commissioned by Augustus
Phoenicia
Empire, dealings with Israelies, phoenetic alphabet, trading…
22 terms
Western Civilizations
Caryatid
Greek Timeline
Greek Contributions
Zeus
Female Statues as Columns
Ancient Aegean ... Dark Age ... Archaic ... Classical ... Hellenistic
Parthenon... Dramas, tragic and comic... Doric Columns ... Democracy…
Jupiter/Jove ... King of gods
Caryatid
Female Statues as Columns
Greek Timeline
Ancient Aegean ... Dark Age ... Archaic ... Classical ... Hellenistic
Western Civilizations
Four Cradles of Civilization
Four ways Culture Changes
Society
Cause + Effects of Civilization
Middle East-Mesopotamia, India-Indus river, Egypt-Nile river,…
Inventions-advancements in technology... revitalization-to reviv…
a group of people bound together by shared institutions and c…
Agriculture-> to food surplus->to economic growth->which lead…
Four Cradles of Civilization
Middle East-Mesopotamia, India-Indus river, Egypt-Nile river,…
Four ways Culture Changes
Inventions-advancements in technology... revitalization-to reviv…
26 terms
western civilizations
Mesopotamia
Egypt
Athens
Macedonia
Neolithich revolution- home of first civilizations- within fe…
first large scale territorial state- geographically isolated-…
city states- "demes"- strong navy- trade enhance art and arch…
classical greece- empire that ruled greece and near east- mon…
Mesopotamia
Neolithich revolution- home of first civilizations- within fe…
Egypt
first large scale territorial state- geographically isolated-…
32 terms
Western Civilizations
Marxism
Communist Manifesto
Queen Victoria
Coverture
the political, economic, and social theories of Karl Marx inc…
(1848) The Communist Manifesto is a political pamphlet that s…
Queen Victoria was queen of the United Kingdom of Great Brita…
A legal doctrine whereby, upon marriage, a woman's legal righ…
Marxism
the political, economic, and social theories of Karl Marx inc…
Communist Manifesto
(1848) The Communist Manifesto is a political pamphlet that s…
33 terms
Western Civilizations
Ma'at
Akhenten
Hammurabi
Cuneiform
the Egyptian concept of truth, justice, and cosmic order, rep…
noted for abandoning traditional Egyptian polytheism and intr…
expanded the city-state of Babylon along the Euphrates River…
composed of slim triangular or wedge-shaped elements, as the…
Ma'at
the Egyptian concept of truth, justice, and cosmic order, rep…
Akhenten
noted for abandoning traditional Egyptian polytheism and intr…
41 terms
Western Civilizations
indulgences
Defenestration of Prague
humanism
Huguenots
documents you buy off the church
(1618) start of the 30 years war; when the catholics threw th…
study of the classics (Greek, Roman)
French Calvinists
indulgences
documents you buy off the church
Defenestration of Prague
(1618) start of the 30 years war; when the catholics threw th…
77 terms
Western Civilizations
Civilization
The West
Globalization
Roman Republic
A large and complex organization of people living with a shar…
Europe and those with political/social/economic ties or roots…
The increasing interconnectedness of the world.
A democratic system based on representation of elected offici…
Civilization
A large and complex organization of people living with a shar…
The West
Europe and those with political/social/economic ties or roots…
165 terms
Western Civilizations S1
Humanism
Spiritualism
Naturalism
Realism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
the practice of communicating with the dead through mediums;…
A nineteenth-century literary movement that was an extension…
A 19th century artistic movement in which writers and painter…
Humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
Spiritualism
the practice of communicating with the dead through mediums;…
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
29 terms
Western Civilizations
Who said this " An Eye for an eye, and…
"You are free to go back to Jerusalem".
We shall believe in The God "Aton"
"I have not Sinned"! "Save Me"!
Hammurabi
Cyrus the Great
Akhenaten
Ocyrus- Egyptian god of the dead
Who said this " An Eye for an eye, and…
Hammurabi
"You are free to go back to Jerusalem".
Cyrus the Great
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
63 terms
Western Civilizations Midterm
herodotus
minoans
mycenaeans
Ur III
the Father of History; traveled through Babylon, Phoenicia, a…
One of the early proto-Greek peoples from 2600 BCE to 1500 BC…
The 'Mycenaeans' invaded the declining Minoan civilisation in…
The Summarian Kings found new empire(2112-2000BCE) after Akka…
herodotus
the Father of History; traveled through Babylon, Phoenicia, a…
minoans
One of the early proto-Greek peoples from 2600 BCE to 1500 BC…
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…
28 terms
western civilizations
Term denoting popular concept by Willi…
Hobbes- making the argument for the co…
"Small time stayed in London, esteem h…
Term: Common Sense
Body Politic
Divine right of kings
John Smith, The General History
Written by Thomas Paine, speaks to the people, used to gain i…
Term denoting popular concept by Willi…
Body Politic
Hobbes- making the argument for the co…
Divine right of kings
15 terms
western civilizations
Crusades
Black Plague
Humanism
Individualism
a group of Christains that was ordered to fight for the holy…
a disease that was carried by fleas, which killed roughly 1/3…
everyone has the same rights
where every individual has their own rights
Crusades
a group of Christains that was ordered to fight for the holy…
Black Plague
a disease that was carried by fleas, which killed roughly 1/3…
57 terms
Western Civilizations
Napoleon Bonaparte
Consumer Revolution
The Middle Passage
The Seven Years War
Emperor of the French. Responsible for many French Revolution…
Time period during which the desire for exotic imports increa…
The journey of slaves from Africa, across the Atlantic, to th…
This was an eighteenth-century war fought in Europe, India, a…
Napoleon Bonaparte
Emperor of the French. Responsible for many French Revolution…
Consumer Revolution
Time period during which the desire for exotic imports increa…
29 terms
Western Civilizations
Calais
Mary Shelly
H.G Wells
To appear God-Like
Where did the Germans expect the Allies to land?
Who wrote the book, "Frankenstein"?
Who is the author of War of the Worlds?
Why was Hitler filmed to appear coming out of the clouds?
Calais
Where did the Germans expect the Allies to land?
Mary Shelly
Who wrote the book, "Frankenstein"?
15 terms
Ancient Western Civilizations
Civilization
Government
Social Structure
Religion
Any type of culture or society of a specific place, time or g…
The form or system of rule by which a state or community is g…
The relationships and roles built by people living in one gro…
A specific set of beliefs and practices agreed upon by a numb…
Civilization
Any type of culture or society of a specific place, time or g…
Government
The form or system of rule by which a state or community is g…
55 terms
Western Civilizations
What was commonality between the expan…
What occurred after the fall of the 1s…
What legal code enabled the standardiz…
For whom did Roman citizenship apply t…
Military Conquest and pacification (tolerance to others)
Julius Caesar became dictator
Law of Nations
Citizenship extended to various parts of Italy and the other…
What was commonality between the expan…
Military Conquest and pacification (tolerance to others)
What occurred after the fall of the 1s…
Julius Caesar became dictator
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…
120 terms
Final Exam Western Civilizations
Cardinal Richelieu/ nobles/ Hugenots
long parliament/ Charles I/ rebellion…
Parliament/ Stuart Kings/ absolute power
Cromwell/ Roundheads/ New model army
appointed cheif minister of Louis XII was against the hugenot…
1640 Charles I needs funds to fight the Scottish rebellion so…
Stuart kings (James I) challenged parliament and wanted absol…
Oliver Cromwell the leader of the Round heads wanted a parlia…
Cardinal Richelieu/ nobles/ Hugenots
appointed cheif minister of Louis XII was against the hugenot…
long parliament/ Charles I/ rebellion…
1640 Charles I needs funds to fight the Scottish rebellion so…
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