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Political Mesopotamia

City states
Priests - leaders
Gov - cause of irrigation
Warrior kings

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Culture Mesopotamia


Dieties

Polytheistic
Ziggurats
Beginning of math and astronomy

Decided fate

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Economic Mesopotamia

Based on agriculture
Invented bronze
Increased job specialization and long distance trade

Crossroads
Slave labor

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Egypt social

Social class
Slaves
Mostly patriarchy
Woman had bit more respect
Social mobility

5

Egypt political

Pharaoh a were leaders "gods"

Religious gov

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Egypt culture

Horus - God pharaohs rule

Hieroglyphics - writing system

Worshipped gods
art

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Economic Egypt

Isolated
Based on agriculture
Labor systems ( slaves)
Job specialization

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Indus Valley social

Social class
Women can own land

9

China social

Distinct social class
Patriarchy
Shamans

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Political China

Dynasties

Shi

Empereres and court

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Culture China

Amulets
Oracle bones
Shamans
Pictographs
Confucianism
Emphasis on spiritual wold and ancestors and family
Polytheistic

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Economic China

Isolated

Rice and wheat

Made silk- trade

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Mesopotamia

Social

Slaves
Priests at top
Social class
Social mobility