Burma

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History

Prehistory

Early prehistory including Pliocene prehistory, early Pleistocene prehistory, early mid Pleistocene prehistory, mid Pleistocene prehistory, and late mid Pleistocene prehistory can be connected. Evidence of population of Homo erectus dating to about 750,000 years BP has been found. Middle prehistory including the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP can be connected. A stone age culture known as the Anyathian was present about 11,000 BC. Late prehistory including the 8th millenium BC, 7th millennium BC, 6th millennium BC, 5th millennium BC, and 4th millennium BC can be connected.

Antiquity

The early 3rd millennium BC including the 30th century BC, 29th century BC, 28th century BC, 27th century BC, and 26th century BC can be connected. The late 3rd millennium BC including the 25th century BC, 24th century BC, 23rd century BC, 22nd century BC, and 21st century BC can be connected. The early 2nd millennium BC including the 20th century BC, 19th century BC, 18th century BC, 17th century BC, and 16th century BC can be connected. The late 2nd millennium BC including the 15th century BC, 14th century BC, 13th century BC, 12th century BC, and 11th century BC can be connected. Bronze age culture was present. The early 1st millennium BC including the 10th century BC, 9th century BC, 8th century BC, 7th century BC, and 6th cenury BC can be connected. Bronze age culture was present.

Classical and medieval history

Early classical history including the 5th century BC, 4th century BC, 3rd century BC, 2nd century BC, and 1st century BC can be connected. The first known city-states arose and Buddhism entered the country. Late classical history including the 1st century CE, 2nd century CE, 3rd century CE, 4th century CE, and 5th century CE can be connected. The Pyu peoles and Mon peoples were present. The Early medieval history including the 6th century CE, 7th century CE, 8th century CE, 9th century CE, and 10th century CE can be connected. The Mon kingdoms and Pagan kingdom of Burma were significant.

Late medieval history including the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, and 14th century CE can be connected. The Pagan kingdom collapsed and was succeeded by a number of smaller kingdoms. The 15th century CE including the early 15th century CE, early mid 15th century CE, mid 15th century CE, late mid 15th century CE, and late 15th century CE can be connected. Various smaller kingdoms such as Ava, Hantawaddy, and Arakan kingdoms were present.

Modern history

Modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century can be connected.

16th century

The 16th century including the early 16th century, early mid 16th century, mid 16th century, late mid 16th century, and late 16th century can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty came to power in Burma.

The early 16th century including the early 1500s, late 1500s, early1510s, and late 1510s can be connected. Ava, Hanthawaddy, Arakan, and the confederation of Shan states were present. The early mid 16th century including the early 1520s, late 1520s, early 1530s, and late 1530s can be connected. The Hanthawaddy and the Confederation of Shan states were prominent. The mid 16th century including the early 1540s, late 1540s, early 1550s, and late 1550s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty overcame the Hanthawaddy. The late mid 16th century including the early 1560s, late 1560s, early 1570s, and late 1570s can be connected. The Toungo dynasty began an ambitious program of conquest and expansion. The late 16th century including the early 1580s, late 1580s, early 1590s, and late 1590s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty lost power and control of the country.

17th century

The 17th century including the early 17th century, early mid 17th century, mid 17th century, late mid 17th century, and late 17th century can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma.

The early 17th century including the early 1600s, late 1600s, early 1610s, and late 1610s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty was restored. The early mid 17th century including the early 1620s, late 1620s, early 1630s, and late 1630s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma. The mid 17th century including the early 1640s, late 1640s, early 1650s, and late 1650s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma. The late mid 17th century including the early 1660s, late 1660s, early 1670s, and late 1670s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma. The late 17th century including the early 1680s, late 1680s, early 1690s, and late 1690s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma.

18th century

The 18th century including the early 18th century, early mid 17th century, mid 18th century, late mid 18th century, and late 18th century can be connected.

The early 18th century including the early 1700s, late 1700s, early 1720s, and late 1720s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma. The early mid 18th century including the early 1720s, late 1720s, early 1730s, and late 1730s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty ruled Burma. The mid 18th century including the early 1740s, late 1740s, early 1750s, and late 1750s can be connected. The Toungoo dynasty fell and was succeeded by the Konbaung dynasty. The late mid 18th century including the early 1760s, late 1760s, early 1770s, and late 1770s can be connected. Burma defeated the Siamese kingdom of Ayutthaya, but were invaded by the Qing empire four times and successfully resisted. The late 18th century including the early 1780s, late 1780s, early 1790s, and late 1790s can be connected. King Bodawpaya attempted to expand westward.

19th century

The 19th century including the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century can be connected. The British came to control Burma in three Anglo-Burmese wars.

The early 19th century including the early 1800s, late 1800s, early 1810s, and late 1810s, can be connected. King Bowdwpaya was succeeded by Bagyidaw. The early mid 19th century including the early 1820s, late 1820s, early 1830s, and late 1830s can be connected. The first Anglo-Burmese ware in 1824-26 was a British victory. The mid 19th century including the early 1840s, late 1840s, early 1850s, and late 1850s can be connected. The second Anglo-Burmese war in 1852 resulted in further British expansion. The late mid 19th century including the early 1860s, late 1860s, early 1870s, and late 1870s can be connected. King Mindon attempted to modernize Burma and ceded the Karenni states to the British in 1875. The late 19th century including the early 1880s, late 1880s, early 1890s, and late 1890s can be connected. British took politicla control of all of Burma in the third Ango-Burmese war of 1885.

20th century

The early 20th century including the early 1900s, late 1900s, early 1910s, and late 1910s can be connected. The British ruled Burma but met with considerable resistance. The early mid 20th century including the early 1920s, late 1920s, early 1930s, and late 1930s can be connected. A nationalist movement continued, and Burma was split from British India in 1937. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1940s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Burma was invaded by Japan in World War II, but was granted independence by Britain following the end of the war. The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s can be connected. A military coup took control of Burma and established a socialist type of government. The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s can be connected. There were varous uprisings and protests and a change in the military government.

Early 21st century

The early 2000s including 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005 can be connected. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2007, 2009, and 2010 can be connected.

The early 2010s including 2011 can be connected. 2012 including the first quarter 2012, second quarter 2012, third quarter 2012, and fourth quarter 2012 can be connected.

2013 including the first quarter 2013 can be connected. The second quarter 2013 including April 2013, and May 2013 can be connected. June 2013 including 2013 week 22, 2013 week 23, 2013 week 24, 2013 week 25, 2013 week 26, and 2013 week 27 can be connected. The third quarter 2013 can be connected.

July 2013 including 2013 week 27, 2013 week 28, 2013 week 29, 2013 week 30, and 2013 week 31 can be connected.

August 2013 including 2013 week 31, 2013 week 32, 2013 week 33, and 2013 week 34 can be connected. September 2013 can be connected. The fourth quarter 2013 including October 2013, November 2013, and December 2013 can be connected.

2014 can be connected. The first quarter 2014 including March 2014 can be connected. January 2014 can be connected. 2014 week 1 can be connected. 2014 week 2 can be connected. 2014 week 3 can be connected. 2014 week 4 can be connected. 2014 week 5 can be connected.

February 2014 can be connected. 2014 week 5 can be connected. 2014 week 6 can be connected. 2014 week 7 can be connected. 2014 week 8 can be connected. 2014 week 9 can be connected.

March 2014 including 2014 week 10, 2014 week 11, 2014 week 12, 2014 week 13, and 2014 week 14 can be connected. 2014 week 9 can be connected.

Late 2010s

The late 2010s including 2016 can be connected.

2016 including the first quarter 2016 and second quarter 2016 can be connected.

The first quarter 2016 including January 2016, and February 2016 can be connected. March 2016 including 2016 week 10, 2016 week 11, 2016 week 12, 2016 week 13, and 2016 week 14 can be connected.

The second quarter 2016 including April 2016 can be connected.

April 2016 including 2016 week 14, 2016 week 15, 2016 week 16, 2016 week 17, and 2016 week 18 can be connected.

May 2016

May 2016 including 2016 week 19, 2016 week 20, and 2016 week 21 can be connected.

2016 week 19 can be connected. 2016 week 20 can be connected. 2016 week 21 can be connected.

The third quarter 2016 and fourth quarter 2016 can be connected.

2017 including the first quarter 2017 and second quarter 2017 can be connected. The first quarter 2017 including January 2017 and February 2017 can be connected. March 2017 including 2017 week 9, 2017 week 10, 2017 week 11, 2017 week 12, and 2017 week 13 can be connected.

The second quarter 2017 including April 2017 can be connected. April 2017 including 2017 week 13, 2017 week 14, and 2017 week 15 can be connected.

Future

The future including the near future, middle future, and far future can be connected.

Other sociology

Other peoples of the world

Other nations such as Kenya, Poland, Algeria, Canada, 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.

Asiatic peoples

Asiac peoples including other Southeast Asian and oceanic peoples, Oriental peoples, South Asia peoples, and Middle Eastern peoples can be connected. Burma itself can be connected.

Other Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including other Mainland southeast asian peoples and Southeast Asian island peoples can be connected. Thailand can be connected. Mainland Southeast Asian peoples such as those of Vietnam can be connected. Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of the Philippines can be connected. Indonesia can be connected.

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

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

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

Western Civilization

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

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

Latin peoples including Lusitanic, Hispanic, and French peoples can be connected. Spain can be connected. Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Hispanic peoples including Hispanic Mexican American peoples can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Hispanic Mexican American peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. French peoples such as those of France can be connected. Italian peoples such as those of Italy can be connected.

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany can be connected.

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

African peoples

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

Eastern African peoples such as those of Ethiopia can be connected. Southern African peoples such as those of South Africa can be connected. Central African peoples such as those of Congo DR can be connected. West African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

American Indian peoples

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

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

South American Indian peoples including Amazonian peoples can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Amazonian peoples such as those of Brazil 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 including social change processes can be connected. Particular changes and movements including stone age developments, the agricultural revolution, agrarian developments, and industrial revolution can be connected. Social change factors including institutional change, cultural change, demographic change, and natural change 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 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, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be connnected. Particular groups can be connected.

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


Created 16 Apr 2013 Last updated 1 Oct 2017