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India
Indus civilization
. one of the earliest cities
Vedic civilization
. Aryans invaded India
. Sanskrit (ancestor of modern European and Indian language)
. rise of traditional Indian culture
. major scientific achievements, especially in mathematics
Mauryan India
. Alexander the Great, conquest of northwest India
Glory of Mauryan India
Pataliputra (capital)
Prosperity and wealth
Extensive trade
Emperor Ashoka (beloved of God)
Converted to Buddhism
Brought major Buddhism conversion to India
Ashokas pillar, modern Indias emblem
Afterwards..
Kushan Empire civil war, nomadic invaders
Guptas Dynasty collapse by white Huns, Indian contact with the west
Indian Heritage
Regional diversity
Similarity with Europe
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The kind of questions on final exam is likely to be similar to the discussion questions. Sanskrit (ancestor of modern european and indian language) rise of traditional indian culture major scientific achievements, especially in mathematics. Guptas dynasty collapse by white huns, indian contact with the west. respect for learning and education, study of vedas. weak political power, fragmented governance, allows elite to freely think and express themselves. Shang dynasty debate whether or not this is the first chinese dynasty, currently considered the first. Zhou dynasty slave rebels and rebellion put an end to shang. born during the second half of zhou dynasty. Qin dynasty first chinese empire, unified china. Imperial system, efforts to consolidate power and centralize control. Han dynasty rebellion, lead to fall of qin. retention of the qin system, expanded territory. han legalism softened with common sense, confucianism government to serve its people of han.

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