Peoples of the World

Peoples of the world can be examined. One method of organizing them is to consider them according to particular nations, although this has limits. There are some nations or political entities that include many peoples, and some peoples that are divided into more than one nation. These are therefore also associated into major groupings of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples.

   

Nations

Western Civilization

This includes Anglic peoples, Latin peoples, Germanic peoples, Northeast European peoples, Balkan peoples, and Scandinavian peoples.

Asiatic peoples

These include Middle Eastern peoples, South Asian peoples, Central Asian peoples, Oriental peoples, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples.

African peoples

These include East African peoples, West African peoples, Central African peoples, and Southern African peoples.

American Indian peoples

These include Middle American Indian peoples, South American Indian peoples, and North American Indian peoples.

History

History can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples. Prehistory and antiquity can be connected. Classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history can be connected. Modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century can be connected. The future can be connected.

Other sociology

Other elements of sociology including communities and social structure and change can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples.

Institutions

Institutions including government, economics, education, and family can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples. Religion including particular religions of the world, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be used to examine them.

Culture

Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples.

Anthropology

Anthropology including particular groups, human geography, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, Germanic, Northeast European peoples, and Balkan peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Central Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples; African peoples including East African, West African, Central African, and Southern African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Personal studies

Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, Germanic, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, Central Asian, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples; African peoples including East African, West African, Central African, and Southern African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Science

Physical and natural science including biology, earth science, astronomy, chemistry, and physics can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, Germanic, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples including East African, West African, Central African, and Southern African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Biology

Biology including biohistory, ecology, systematics, organism biology, cell biology, and molecular biology can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples including West African peoples; and American Indian including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Biohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic periods can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Ecology including biogeography, ecosystems, evolution, system ecology, community ecology, population ecology, and behavioral ecology can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Systematics including animals, fungi, plants, protists, and microbes can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Organism biology including behavior, life cycle, morphology and form, organ systems, tissues, and habitat can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Cell biology including cell types, cell behavior, and cell structure can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Molecular biology including nucleic acids, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, other organics, and inorganics can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples.

Earth science

Earth science including geohistory, physical geography, atmospheric science, hydrospheric science, and geology can be used to examine nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples including West African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Geohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic periods can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Physical geography including mapping, oceanic geography, and Terrestrial geography can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Atmospheric science including climatology, meteorology, and atmospheric structure can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Hydrospheric science including oceanography, glaciology, groundwater, and fresh water can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Geology including interior geology, geologic processes, landforms, petrology, and mineralogy can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples.

Astronomy

Astronomy including galactic astronomy, stellar astronomy, and local astronomy can be used to examine particular nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples; African peoples including West African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Galactic astronomy including cosmology, galactic types, and galactography can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Stellar astronomy including astrocartography, star groupings, stars, exoplanets, and the interstellar medium can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Local astronomy including the sun, planetary systems, minor bodies, and the interplanetary medium can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples.

Chemistry

Chemistry including chemical systems, chemical change, and chemical substances can be used to examine particular nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples; African peoples including West African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

Chemical systems including organic, inorganic, gas, liquid, and solid chemistry can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Chemical change including nuclear reactions, chemical reactions, and physical changes can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Chemical substances including mixtures, compounds, and elements can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples.

Physics

Physics including the structure of matter, quantum physics, relativity, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, and mechanics can be used to examine particular nations and major groups of Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples; Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples; African peoples including West African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, South American Indian, and North American Indian peoples.

The structure of matter including exotic matter, common bulk matter, molecular physics, atomic physics, and subatomic physics can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Quantum physics can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Relativity including general relativity and special relativity can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Electromagnetism including optics, magnetism, electric current, and electrostatics can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples.

Thermodynamics including statistical mechanics and nonclassical thermodynamics can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples. Classical thermodynamics including thermodynamic laws, thermodynamic processes, thermodynamic states and systems can be connected.

Mechanics

Mechanics including gravitation and celestial mechanics, general mechanics, rigid body mechanics, and particle mechanics can be can be used to examine Western civilization including Anglic peoples; Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples; African peoples; and American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian and North American Indian peoples.

Gravitation and celestial mechanics including nonrigid celestial mechanics, rigid body celestial mechanics, particle celestial mechanics, and surface gravitation can be connected. General mechanics including wave mechanics, fluid mechanics, and deformable body mechanics can be connected. Rigid body mechanics including particle systems, energetics, kinetics, kinematics, and particle description can be connected. Particle mechanics including particle systems, energetics, kinetics, kinematics, and particle description can be connected.


Created 25 Feb 2013 Last updated 14 Mar 2017