Islam and Continuities

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Change Over Time Essay Prompts
 
8000 BCE to 600 CE
•    Analyze the changes and continuities in major trading patterns within and among Classical civilizations; include their contacts, including religious, with adjacent regions.

•    Discuss the changes and continuities in the Silk Road trading network from 600 BCE – 1450

•    Discuss the changes and continuities that occurred in the roles and functions of cities in major societies from the Neolithic Revolution to 1450.

•    Trace and analyze the changes and continuities in global demographics from 8000 BCE through 1900 CE.  Be sure to address what global processes affected it throughout that time.

•    Trace and analyze the changes and continuities in the environments of two of the regions of the world from 8000 BCE to present.     Europe    Sub-Saharan Africa    the Middle East        East Asia     SE Asia         South Asia        Latin America    North America

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in China from the Zhou to the Song. Be sure to address political, social and economic factors as well as outside influences.

•    Trace and analyze the evolution of slavery and serfdom from prehistoric times to the end of the 19th century in TWO of the following regions. East Asia        Mediterranean        Eastern Europe    Sub-Saharan Africa

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the nature of slavery from 8000 BCE to 1750 CE.

•    Discuss the continuities and changes in migrations to and within afro-Eurasia from 100 CE to 1450 CE. 

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the movements of peoples (Huns, Germans)

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in women's experience from the Neolithic down to 1450 CE.

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the development of belief systems from 8000 BCE to 600 CE in one of the following regions.     East Asia        South Asia    Mediterranean

•    Analyze the change and continuities in the development of government from 8000 BCE to 600 CE.  Be sure to identify the different forms and characteristics that developed.     East Asia        South Asia    Mediterranean

•    Analyze the evolution of religious practice in one of the following belief systems.     Brahmanism/Hinduism    Buddhism    Christianity   

 
600 CE – 1450
•    Describe the evolution of various political units in Western Europe from 1000 to 1750.

•    Describe the changes and continuities in the evolution and spread of scientific and technological knowledge from 1000 to 1450 in the following two regions: Islamic Eurasia, Central and East Asia.

•    Explain how ideas about government (the state, political structure) evolved from 600-1450.  What changed? What did not?

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in two of the following examples of interregional trade, technology, cultural exchange Trans-Saharan Network        Indian Ocean Network         Silk routes

•    Discuss the changes and continuities in the Mongol Empire from its beginning under Genghis Khan to its demise.

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the missionary outreach of major religions

•    Discuss the changes and continuities in the Indian Ocean trading network from 600-1450. 600-1914?

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the contacts between major religions, e.g. Islam & Buddhism, Christianity & Islam

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the rise and role of Dar al-Islam as a unifying cultural force in Eurasia and Africa from 600 to 1750

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the impact of Islam on the arts, sciences and technologies from 600 to 1914.

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the major disease flows across the world from the 13th C to the present.  Be sure to address cause and consequences.

•    Analyze the changes and continuities in the caliphate from the early years after Muhammad until the Seljuk takeover.

•    Discuss the changes...
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