Homework. Watch virtual classroom lecture. http:// youtu.be/kWBbIVhbV3Q http:// youtu.be/9yVRY6nwF3g http:// youtu.be/JPdQNfFndVc http:// youtu.be/wyXXaTnBJTg http:// youtu.be/PIpbtPnBuZA. Core Civilizations. Think about the following questions.
Watch virtual classroom lecture.
Think about the following questions.
What qualities denote someone as “civilized”?
Is a “civilized” person better than an “uncivilized” one?
What makes a civilization?
For what might this vessel have been used?
What purpose would the Shang have in burning these Oracle bones?
What does this sculpture tell us about the subject?
What does the sculpture suggest about views of women, images of female beauty, and attitudes about sexuality?
What overall impression does the statue convey?
How might a prominent landowner, a leading official, a clan head or a merchant make use of these seals?
What are characteristics of these core civilizations?