Interaction Of Cultures 600 B.C.E to Present

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  • 100

    Neolithic Revolution ( happen in 8000 BCE)

    8000 BCE Neolithic Revolution The Neolithic Revolution or Neolithic Demographic Transition, sometimes called the Agricultural Revolution, was the world's first historically verifiable revolution in agriculture. It was the wide-scale transition of many human cultures from a lifestyle of hunting and gathering to one of agriculture and settlement which supported an increasingly large population.
  • Period: 100 to 300

    Period 1(just imagine it is up to 600 B.C.E

    This is supposed to represent the period of time from Pre-600 B.C.E to 600 B.C.E, this timespan is full of the creation of reglions and civilzations.
  • 200

    Creation of Judaism acually happen in 2000 BCE

    Judaism is the religion, philosophy and way of life of the Jewish people. Judaism is a monotheistic religion, with its main inspiration being based on or found in the Hebrew Bible which has been explored in later texts, such as the Talmud. Judaism is considered by religious Jews to be the expression of the covenantal relationship God Established with the Children of Israel.
  • 200

    523 BCE the first foundations of Buddhism were created

    Buddhism is a religion indigenous to the Indian subcontinent that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, who is commonly known as the Buddha.
  • 300

    600 BCE the first foundations of Hinduism were created

    Hinduism includes Shaivism, Vaishnavism and Śrauta among numerous other traditions. Among other practices and philosophies, Hinduism includes a wide spectrum of laws and prescriptions of "daily morality" based on karma, dharma, and societal norms. Hinduism is a conglomeration of distinct intellectual or philosophical points of view, rather than a rigid common set of beliefs
  • 300

    4 BCE Christianity

    is a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ as presented in canonical gospels and other New Testament writings as well as the Old Testament. Most adherents of the Christian faith, known as Christians, believe that Jesus is the Son of God, fully divine and fully human and the savior of humanity prophesied in the Old Testament. Consequently, Christians commonly refer to Jesus as Christ or Messiah
  • Period: 300 to May 1, 600

    Period 2-600 B.C.E to 600 C.E (Imagination)

    This represents the period of time from 600 B.C.E to 600 C.E
  • Period: May 1, 600 to May 1, 1450

    Period 3- 600 C.E to 1450

    Period 3 represents much cultural interaction in the Eurasian Area. As many chinese dynasties came and passed, so did the Byzantine Empire and feudalism.
  • May 2, 600

    Maya Civilization

    -Created carving sculptures-Created the step pyramids-Most advanced writing system before Colombus came to America-Advance in astronomy
  • Apr 8, 610

    Foundation of Islam

    -Islam teaches that one can only find peace in one's life by submitting to God (Allah) in heart, soul and deed. -The story of Islam begins in Arabia in the 600's C.E. with the Prophet Muhammad.-Muslims consider Qu'ran to be unaltered and the final revalation from God
  • Apr 11, 632

    Split between Sunni and Shi'ite

    -The Sunnites accepted the orthodox tradition as well as the Qu'ran-When the Prophet Muhammad died there was conflict over leadership of the state and who had the authority to decide religious disputes-Shi'ite claim that Muhammad designated his son-in-law Ali to lead the nation while thhe Sunnis say that he did not designate anybody
  • May 2, 1095


    -The Crusades were a series of military campaigns during the time of Medieval England against the Muslims of the Middle East-The reason for the crusades was a war between Christians and Muslims which centered around the city of Jerusalem-The Objectives of the crusades was at first to release the Holy Land from the Saracens, but in time was extended to seizing Spain and other places
  • Jul 11, 1215

    Destruction of Beijing by the mongols

    Destruction of Beijing by the mongols
    In 1215, the mongols conquered most of Eurasia and led to an extreme increase of cultural diffusion and spread of technological developements.
    The mongols were able to do this because by creating many trade routes and reopening previous one, allowing this cultural spread of ideas.
  • May 2, 1300

    Aztec Civilization

    -Maize cultivation-Basic social organization-Religion included human sacrifices in rich ceremonies to the gods.-Calendric system-Aztec economy consisted of a type of barter system-Had 4 classes-Had agriculture with corn being the central crop
  • May 2, 1300

    Renaissance 1300-1500

    -Aspect of religion move to science-Humanism arose-Art based on religion-Education reform-Black Death shifted the view of the people to their views in the Renaissance
  • Period: May 2, 1300 to

    Renaissance Era

    The Renaissance was a major period in time not only for cultural interaction, but also Many of the painting in the renaissance became world known and still are, as many of them are still passed from country to country
  • May 2, 1440

    Gutenberg Press

    -First printing press created by Johannes Glutenberg-Mass produced books-Printing revolution outbreak-Regarded as most important event in morder era-The machine consisted of movable mechanical parts
  • Period: Jan 1, 1450 to

    Period 4- 1450 to 1750

    This Period of time represents many changes to sciences and cultures because not only by travel and colonization, but also by eras such as the end of the Renassaince and the Enlightenment Era
  • Jun 1, 1511

    The Painting of the School of Athens

    The Painting of the School of Athens
    To understand the School of Athens, one must see all of the historical figures which are represented in this painting. As you look, you see many historians, scientists, philosphers, and greek influenced people in general coming together, represnting the progress that the spread of technology and culture has had on countries like Greece (which the figures are from) and even Italy itself, where it was painted.
  • May 2, 1550

    Islamic Expansion

    Islamic Expansion
    The expansion of Islame during 1450 to 1750 had much to do with the use of guns. Thanks to gunpowder and weapons, Muslims were able to capture much territory, which a major Muslim power at the time was the Ottoman Empire. The spread of Islam lead to a large population of muslims within the Middle-east.
  • Period: to

    The Enlightenment

    The Enlightnenment was a period of brilliant thinkers, philosophers, and scients who made up much of the notion of freedom and individualism which we use today.
  • Isacc Newton's Development

    Isacc Newton's Development
    In the 17th to 18th century, Isacc Newton discovered many things, including the laws of motion. This greatly boosted scientific development within the Enlightenment
  • Effects of the Enlightenment

    Effects of the Enlightenment
    Many interesting theories and idelogies popped up during the Enlighenment that questioned and went against many cultures. One important one was replacing religion with reason and science. Another was the questioning of the church as to their methods. The philosphers of this era greatly affected belief systems and sciences.
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    Period 5- 1750 to 1900 (Rise of Industrialization and many wars!)

    This represents the period of time plagued by much strife and conflict as the major wars and depressions set in.
  • Period: to

    Industrial Revolution

    The Industrial Revolution was major as it lead to many new technologies and an increase in productivity as a whole.
  • The American Revolutionary War

    The American Revolutionary War
    The American Revolutionary War led to much development of the American culture, and entirely new one led by the ideas of the Enlightnment. "Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness" much later became a want of many countries under oppressive governments.
  • James Watt invents Steam Engine

    James Watt invents Steam Engine
    The Steam Engine is a perfect example of what changes that Industrialization brought. A technological wonder at the time, the steam engine spread from culture to culture, modernizing the world greatly.
  • The invention of the Cotton Gin

    A cotton gin is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds, allowing for much greater productivity than manual cotton separation. The fibers are processed into clothing or other cotton goods, and any undamaged seeds may be used to grow more cotton or to produce cottonseed oil and meal.

    This invention was key becasue it created a way to commucate with people without talking to them face to face or sending them a letter.
  • The invention of the telephone

    First patented in 1876 by Alexander Graham Bell and further developed by many others, the telephone was the first device in history that enabled people to talk directly with each other across large distances. Telephones became rapidly indispensable to businesses, government, and households, and are today some of the most widely used small appliances.
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    Period 6-1900 to present

    This represnts the most recent centuries and time span plagued by wars, depressions, technological breakthroughs, spread of mass culture, globalization, "americanization, and more"
  • Boxer Rebellion

    Boxer Rebellion
    In China, the Boxer Rebellion has major effects on culture. The boxers massacred many Christians and weakened the current governement. It led later to a development to a new type of culture for China: A republic.
  • Hitler becomes the president of Germany

    Hitler becomes the president of Germany
    The election of Hitler in 1934 led to the development of a stronger and more united Germany. Hitler nearly exterminated an entire culture and formed ties with Russia, leading to some cultural exchange but not an overwhelming amount.
  • Harvard Develops the first automated computer

    Harvard Develops the first automated computer
    In 1944, Harvard University developed an amazing innovation that boosted the frontier of technology: the first ever automated computer. With this, and the internet (thanks to NASA) communication became worldwide and with the click of a mouse interaction between cultures was never easier.
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall

    Fall of the Berlin Wall
    in 1961, the fall of the Berlin Wall was very symbolic of a new beggining for Germany. With it, the itneraction between the West and East intensified and a greater unity was formed.
  • American Globalization

    American Globalization
    In the 21st Century and late 20th, American Globalization really started to take hold. Interaction between American and other cultures was easily seen when mcdonalds were established worldwide, including in India and Saudia Arabia.
  • Constantipole

    -Its capital was Byzantium-It split into 2 empires in the east and west-It united Europe with Asia-It put communication in the Black Sea
  • Establishment of Holy Roman Empire

    -The Holy Roman Empire was a loose confederation of Central European territories-It developed a complex legal and political structure-It was a state composed of hundreds of smaller sovereign states