South Africa

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History

History including prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, modern history, and the future can be used to examine South Africa.

Other sociology

Other peoples of the world

Other peoples of the world including other nations and major groups of African peoples, Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.

Other nations such as Iraq, Uganda, Morocco, Sudan, Peru, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Yemen, Afghanistan, Ghana, North Korea, Mozambique, Taiwan, Australia, Syria, Côte d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Angola, Cameroon, Romania, Chile can be connected.

African peoples

African peoples including Southern African, Eastern African, Central African, and Western African peoples can be connected. Kenya can be connected.

Southern African peoples including South Africa itself can be connected. Eastern African peoples including Northern East Africa can be connected. Tanzania can be connected. Northern East African peoples such as thoe of Ethiopia can be connected.

Central African peoples such as those of Congo DR can be connected.

Western African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

Western Civilization

Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, Germanic, and Northeast European peoples can be connected. Canada can be connected.

Anglic peoples including those of the United Kingdom can be connected. Anglo-American peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany can be connected.

Latin peoples

Latin peoples including Italian, Lusitanic, French, and Hispanic peoples can be connected. Argentina can be connected.

Italian peoples such as those of Italy can be connected.

Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected.

French peoples such as those of France can be connected.

Hispanic peoples such as those of Spain can be connected. Hispanic Mexican American peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Hispanic Colombian American peoples such as those of Colombia can be connected.

Northeast European peoples including East Slavic peoples can be connected. Poland can be connected. East Slavic peoples such at those of Russia can be connected. Ukraine can be connected. Russia can be connected.

Asiatic peoples

Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples, and Oriental peoples can be connected. Algeria can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples such as those of Turkey can be connected. Egypt can be connected. Persian peoples such as those of Iran can be connected.

South Asian peoples such as those of Bangladesh can be connected. India can be connected.Pakistan can be connected.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected. Burma can be connected. Mainland Southeast Asian peoples such as those of Vietnam can be connected. Thailand can be connected. Vietnam can be connected.Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of the Philippines can be connected. Indonesia cam be connected.

Oriental peoples such as those of South Korea can be connected. China can be connected. Japan can be connected.

American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples can be connected. Canada can be connected.

Middle American Indian peoples including Meso-American and Southwestern American Indian peoples can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Meso-American peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Southwestern American Indian peoples including those of the southwestern United States can be connected. Northern Mexico can be connected. the southwestern United States can be connected.

South American Indian people including Amazonian peoples can be connected. Argentina can be connected. Amazonian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Andean peoples such as those of Colombia can be connected.

North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.

Communities

Cities such as Tokyo, Seoul, Mexico City, New York City, Mumbai, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Delhi, Shanghai, Manila, Karachi, Cairo, Beijing, Osaka, Canton, Moscow, Los Angeles, Calcutta, Dacca, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro, Shenzhen, Lagos can be connected.

Social mechanics

Social change

Particular changes and movements such as stone age developments, the agricultural revolution, agrarian developments can be connected. Stone age developments can be connected. The industrial revolution including the early industrial revolution, middle industrial revolution, and late industrial revolution can be connected. Social change factors such as institutional change, cultural change, demographic change, and natural change can be connected. Social change processes including innovation, transmission, adaptation, and extinction can be connected.

Social types including industrial societies, agrarian societies, horticultural societies, and hunting and gathering societies can be connected. Social structure including community and regional structure, class structure, institutional structure, cultural structure, and anthropological structure can be connected.

Institutions

Religion including religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be connected. Particular religions including Abrahamic religion, Asiatic religion, pagan religion, and secularism can be connected.

Government including particular governments, government activity, government structure, and law can be connected. Economics including examination of economic systems, industries, and economic activity can be connected. Education including school systems, educational organization, cultural institutions, teaching, and research can be connected. Family including particular families, kinship, parenting, and marriage can be connected.

Culture including material culture can be connected. Behavioral culture including cultural events, recreation and entertainment, occupations, and customs can be connected. Conceptual culture including philosophy, applied science, mathematics, literature, graphic arts, and language can be connected.

Anthropology including human geography, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be connected. Particular groups can be connected.

Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be connected. Science including astronomy, biology, earth science, chemistry, and physics can be connected.


Created 11 Apr 2013 Last updated 7 Oct 2017