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CIVILIZATION. Civilization. A complex culture with five characteristics: Advanced cities Specialized workers Complex institutions Record keeping Advanced technology. Advanced Cities…. more than just a large number of people center of trade for a larger area.

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Civilization

CIVILIZATION


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Civilization

  • A complex culture with five characteristics:

    • Advanced cities

    • Specialized workers

    • Complex institutions

    • Record keeping

    • Advanced technology


Advanced cities

Advanced Cities….

  • more than just a large number of people

  • center of trade for a larger area


Urbanization

City of Ur was 30,000 people

Harapan planned cities

Urbanization…


Specialized workers

Specialized Workers

  • Artisans

  • Wide range of crafts and arts helped cities become trade centers


Complex institutions

Complex Institutions

  • Government

  • Religion

  • Economy


Record keeping

Record Keeping

  • Need to keep records

  • Tax collections

  • Laws

  • Storage of grains

  • Calendars

  • Trade records

  • Scribes


System of records

Incan quipu

Sumarian cuneiform

System of records….


Advanced technology

Advanced Technology

  • New tools and techniques to solve problems

    (Sumerian irrigation, Indus plumbing)


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