Asiatic Peoples Applied to History

Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Central Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples can be used to examine history.

   

Asiatic Peoples

Asiatic peoples can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. They were prominent in antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millenium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. They were also important in classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. They have been somewhat eclipsed by Western Civilization during modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. They can also be used to examine the future.

Bhutan can be connected. Cities such as Jeddah can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples

Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, Turkish, Mesopotamian, Persian, Arabian, North African, and Levantine peoples can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. The oldest known civilizations are those of Middle Eastern peoples. They were prominent in antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. They were also important during classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. They have also been important during modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. They are expected to remain significant into the future.

South Asian peoples

South Asian peoples such as those of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. There are a few important sites dating to late prehistory. Antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC can be used, and South Asian peoples became more important. Classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history was also important. Modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century can be connected. South Asian peoples were dominated by the British empire in this period, but later regained their independence. The future can also be connected.

Central Asian peoples

Central Asian peoples including Inner Asian peoples and Western Asian peoples can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC; classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history; and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. They can also be used to examine the future.

Oriental peoples

Oriental peoples including those of China, Japan, South Korea, and North Korea can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Remains of Oriental peoples can be found from a very early date. They can also be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, lat 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. Some written records date to this period. They can also be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. There is more history from this period. They can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Western Civilization interacted during this period. They can also be used to examine the the future. Taiwan can be connected. Cities such as Taipei and Taiyuan can be connected.

China

China including regions of North Central China, South Central china, Southern Coastal China, Southern Interior China, Northern China, Mongolian China, and Western China can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. It was one of the early centers of civilization. It can also be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC , and has had a written history since antiquity. It can be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history and had a significant influence on neighboring Asian peoples. It can be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century and has had extensive contect with Western Civilization. It can be used to examine the future. Cities such as Ningbo can be connected.

North Central China

North Central China can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history including the 17th century, 18th century, 19th century and 20th century. Cities such as Jinan can be connected.

Beijing can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity; classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval and late medieval history and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Tianjin can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history. Xian can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history. Zhengzhou can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history.

South Central China

South Central China can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century and 20th century. Cities such as Suzhou can be connected.

Shanghai can be used to examine classical and medieval history including late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history; and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Wuhan can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history and modern history. Hangzhou can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history. Nanjing can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history. Qingdao can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history.

Southern Coastal China

Southern Coastal China can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history and modern history including the 17th century, 18th century, 19th century and 20th century. Cities such as Fuzhou can be connected.

Canton can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century and 20th century. Shenzhen can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history including the 17th century, 18th century, 19th century and 20th century. Donguan can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history including the 19th century and 20th century. Hong Kong can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval and modern history including the 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Quanzhou can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history including the 20th century. Xiamen can be connected.

Southern Interior China

Southern Interior China can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history including the 18th century, 19th century and 20th century. Cities such as Chongqing can be connected.

Chengdu can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history and modern history including the 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century.

Northern China

Northern China including cities such as Shenyang and Harbin can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, and classical and medieval history; and modern history including the 20th century. Dalian can be connected.

Shenyang can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history including the 20th century. Harbin can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history including the 20th century.

Japan

Japan can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Japan did not have a written history in this period. It can also be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. It did not have a written history in this period. It can also be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. Its written history began in this period. It can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Interactions with Western Civilization began in this period. It can also be used to examine the future. Cities such as Nagoya can be connected.

Tokyo can be used to examine classical and medieval history from late medieval times when it was founded and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Osaka can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century.

South Korea

South Korea can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC; classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history; modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century; and the future. Busan can be connected.

Seoul can be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century.

North Korea

North Korea can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC; classical and medieval history including early medieval and late medieval history; and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic Peoples

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples, Southeast Asian peoples, and Aboriginal Australian peoples can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Little is known of them in this period. They can also be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millenniumn BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC, although little is known of them in this period, either. They can also be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. Written sources began to appear. They can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century, as they came to the knowledge of Western Civilization. They can also be used to examine the future. Fiji can be connected. Cities such as Hanoi can be connected.

Mainland Southeast Asian peoples

Mainland Southeast Asian peoples such as those of Vietnam, Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, Cambodia, and Laos can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; and antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. They can also be used to examine classical and medieval history incluiding early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. More written records are available for this period. They can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. In this period, there were connections with Western civilization and other areas of the world. Singapore can be connected. Cities such as Singapore Yangon can be connected.

Vietnam

Vietnam can be connected to prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Little is known of it in this period. It can be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. Little is known of it in this period. It can also be used to examine classical and medieval history, early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. Historical records can be found for this period. It can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. It came to the attention of Western Civilization and there was considerable interaction. It can also be used to examine the future. Cities such as Saigon can be connected.

Thailand

Thailand can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Little is known of it in this period. It can also be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC, although little is know of it in this period. It can be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. Written records ar available for some of this period. It can be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Interactions with Western Civilization were important in this period. It can also be used to examine the future. Cities such as Bangkok can be connected.

Burma

Burma can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Little is known of it in this period. It can be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. Little is known of it during this period. It can be used to examine classical and medieval history, early classical, late classical, and early medieval history. Some written records date from this period. It can be used to examine modern history including the 16th century BC, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Its importance expanded as contacts with Western Civilzation developed. The future can be connected.

Malaysia

Malaysia can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; and antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. It can be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. Some written records exist. It can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, and 19th century. There was contact with Western Civilization in this period. It can also be used to examine the future. Cities such as Kuala Lumpur can be connected.

Cambodia

Cambodia can be used to examine prehistory, and antiquity. It can also be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. It can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. There was contact with Western Civilization in this period.

Laos

Laos can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history.

Southeast Asian Island peoples

Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of Indonesia, the Philippines, Malyasia, and Madagascar can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; and antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. They are poorly known in these periods. They can also be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history, although only limited information is available. They can be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. There were extensive contacts with Western Civilization. They can also be used to examine the future. East Timor can be connected. Cities such as Medan can be connected.

Indonesia

Indonesia can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Little is known of it in this period. It can be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millenium BC, althouth still little is known of it. It can be used to examine classical and medieval including early classical, late clasical, early medieval, and late medieval history. More records began in this period. It can be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Contacts with Western Civilization developed. They can also be used to examine the future. Cities such as Surabaya can be connected.

Jakarta can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. Bandung can be used to examine classical and medieval history and modern history.

The Philippines

The Philippines can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory. Little is known of them in this period; They can also be used to examine antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. Little is known of them in this period, either. They can also be used to examine classical and medieval including early classsical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. They can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, the 17th century, 19th century, 19th century, and 20th century. There was substantial influence from Western Civilization. They can be used to examine the future. Cities such as Manila can be connected.

Malaysia

Malaysia can be used to examine prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory; and antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC. It can be used to examine classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history. Some written records exist. It can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, and 19th century. There was contact with Western Civilization in this period. It can also be used to examine the future.

Madagascar

Madagascar can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, and clasical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history although there are few written records for these periods. It can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century. There was contact with Western Civilization in this period.

Papua New Guinea

Papual New Guinea can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history.

Aboriginal Australian Peoples

Aboriginal Australian peoples such as those of Australia can be used to examine prehistory, antiquity, and classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history, although they are poorly known in these periods. They can also be used to examine modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century.

Oceanic peoples

Oceanic peoples such as those of New Zealand can be used to examine antiquity, classical and medieval history, and modern history.

History, sociology, institutions, culture, anthropology, personal studies, and science will be connected as the site develops.

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Created 22 Apr 2013 Last updated 1 Aug 2017