From Prehistory to History: the Emergence of Human Societies

Week 1

(8.20) Introduction and Get Acquainted.

Week 2

(8.25) Prehistory I: The First Humans and the First Human Societies
Read: Ways of the World, 1-32.

Further Paleolithic Reference Materials for the Interested (optional):
http://www.wsu.edu:8001/vwsu/gened/learn-modules/top_longfor/timeline/timeline.html**


(8.27) Prehistory II: Difference in Neolithic Societies and the Role of Geography in the Origins of the First Human Societies

Read: Ways of the World, 34-63; World History, 14-24.

Activity: Island-Hopping Through the Millenia (Excellent Prep for Quiz #1)





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