Agenda. Bell ringer Review the Crusades The Sui . Review. What were the causes of the Crusades? What were the impacts of the Crusades on western Europe?. Unit 3: Regional and Transregional Interactions ( 600 C.E . – 1450 C.E. ). Essential learning: inner and east asia (600-1200).
As the Tang Empire expanded west, contacts with Central Asia and India increased, as did Buddhist influence
Well-maintained roads and water transport connected Chang’an to coastal towns of south China.
Credit – “flying money”based on acceptance that paper could be redeemed for coinage.
Women experienced subordination, legal disenfranchisement, and social restriction.
Sixth century – landholding families made inherited status permanent in Silla.
Women from the aristocracy became royal consorts and linked their kinsmen with the royal court.
First zone – agricultural plainalong Musi River in Sumatra was core area.