Sociology Applied to Middle Prehistory

Sociology including peoples of the world, communities, and social structure and change can be used to examine middle prehistory.

   

Sociology

Sociology can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Peoples of the world

Peoples of the world including nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Nations

Nations such as Kazakhstan, Niger, Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Mali, Ecuador, Cambodia, Malawi, Zambia, Senegal, Zimbabwe, Chad, Cuba, Belgium, Greece, Rwanda, Tunisia, Portugal, Czech Republic, Bolivia, Guinea, Burundi, Haiti, Hungary, Somalia, Sweden, and Belarus can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Asiatic peoples

Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern peoples, South Asian peoples, Central Asian peoples, Oriental peoples, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Sri Lanka can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples

Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, North African, Anatolian peoples, Mesopotamian peoples, Persian, and Arabian peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Syria can be connected.

Egypt can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Various prehistoric cultures including Khormusan and Halfan have been identified in Egypt.

North African peoples such as those of Algeria can be connected. Morocco can be connected. Algeria can be connected. Aterian culture was present about 30,000 years BP. Iberomarussian industries were present from about 15,000 to 10,000 years BC.

Turkey can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. The oldest known prehistoric temple was built during this period.

Mesopotamian peoples including Iraq can be connected.

Persian peoples such as those of Iran can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Afghanistan can be connected. Iran can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Arabian peoples such as those of Saudi Arabia can be connected. Yemen can be connected. Saudi Arabia can be connected.

South Asian peoples

South Asian peoples including those of what are now India and Pakistan can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennum BP. Nepal can be connected.

India can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Rock cave paintings date to about 30,000 BC. Pakistan can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. I have no details of this period in Pakistan. Bangladesh can be connected. Little is known of Bangladesh in this period except for the earliest disvovered evidence of habitation about 20,000 BP.

Central Asian peoples

Central Asian peoples such as those of Uzbekistan can be connected.

Oriental peoples

Oriental peoples including Chinese, Japanese, and Korean can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Taiwan can be connected.

China can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. There is evidence of modern human habitation of China from about 21,000 BC on. Japan can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. The Jomon culture originated and Japan became disconnected from the Asian mainland. South Korea can be connected. North Korea can be connected.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples, Southeast Asian Island peoples, and Aboriginal Australian peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Madagascar can be connected.

Mainland Southeast Asian peoples such as those of Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma can be connected. Malaysia can be connected. Vietnam can be connected. There are fossil teeth dated to about 16,000 years BP. Thailand can be connected. Stone artifacts dating to about 40,000 BP have been found. Burma can be connected. A stone age culture known as the Anyathian was present about 11,000 BC.

Southeast Asian Island peoples

Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of Indonesia and the Philippines can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Malaysia can be connected.

Indonesia can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. The Philippines can be connected. Little is known of the Philippines in this period.

Aboriginal Australian peoples

Aboriginal Australian peoples including those of Australia can be connected.

African peoples

African peoples including East African, West African, Central African, and Southern African peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamilennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Cameroon can be connected.

Eastern African peoples

Eastern African peoples including Northern East African and Central East African peoples can be connected. Sudan can be connected.

Northern East African peoples such as those of Ethiopia can be connected.

Central East African peoples such as those of Tanzania and Kenya can be connected. Uganda can be connected. Tanzania can be connected. Kenya can be connected.

Central African peoples

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

West African peoples

West African peoples including Southern Coastal West African peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Côte d'Ivoire can be connected. Southern Coastal West African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected. Ghana can be connected. Nigeria can be connected.

Southern African peoples

Southern African peoples such as those of South Africa can be connected. Mozambique can be connected. South Africa can be connected.

Western Civilization

Western Civilization including Northeast European peoples, Latin peoples, Germanic, and Anglic peoples can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. Netherlands can be connected.

Balkan peoples

Balken peoples including those of Romania can be connected.

Latin peoples

Latin peoples including Italian peoples and French peoples can be connected. Spain can be connected.

Italian peoples such as those of Italy can be connected.

French peoples such as those of France can be connected.

Northeast European peoples

Northeast European peoples including East Slavic people can be connected. Poland can be connected.

East Slavic peoples such as those of Russia can be connected. Ukraine can be connected. Russia can be connected. Little is known of it in middle prehistory.

Germanic peoples

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany can be connected.

Anglic peoples

Anglic peoples such as those of the United Kingdom can be connected.

American Indian peoples

American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian, North American Indian, and South American Indian peoples can be used to examine the 3rd decamillennium BP and 2nd decamillennium BP. The Americas are thought to have been first inhabited in this period. Chile can be connected.

Middle American Indian peoples

American Indian peoples including Meso-American peoples and Southwestern American Indian peoples can be used to examine the 3rd decamillennium BP and 2nd decamillennium BP. Colombia can be connected.

Meso-American peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected.

Southwestern American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected. Northern Mexico can be connected. The southwestern United States can be connected.

South American Indian peoples

South American Indian peoples including Andean, Amazonian and Cono/Southern American Indian peoples can be connected. Venezuela can be connected.

Andean peoples such as those of Colombia and Argentina can be connected. Peru can be connected. Colombia can be connected. Argentina can be connected.

Amazonian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Argentina can be connected. Brazil can be connected.

Cono/Southern American Indian peoples such as those of Argentina can be connected.

North American Indian peoples

North American Indian peoples including Eastern North American Indian peoples and Western North American Indian peoples can be used to examine the 3rd decamillennium BP and 2nd decamillennium BP. Canada can be connected.

Eastern North American Indian peoples such as those of the eastern United States can be connected. Western North American Indian peoples such as those of the western United States can be connected.

Communities

Cities such as Beijing, Osaka, Canton, Moscow, Los Angeles, Calcutta, Dacca, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro, Shenzhen, Lagos, Paris, Nagoya, Lima, Chicago, Kinshasa, Tianjin, Chennai, Bengaluru, London, Saigon, Donguan, Hyderabad can be examined for connection to the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Asiatic cities including Tokyo, Seoul, Mumbai, Jakarta, Delhi, Shanghai, Manila, Karachi, and Cairo had not yet been founded. Cities of Western Civilization including Mexico City, New York City, and Sao Paulo had not yet been founded.

Social mechanics

Social mechanics including social change, social types, and social structure can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Social change

Social change including particular changes and movements, social change factors, and social change processes can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Particular changes and movements

Particular changes and movements including the agricultural revolution and stoe age developments can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP. The industrial revolution had not yet begun. Agrarian developments had not yet begun.

The agricultural revolution can be connected. The earliest developments can perhaps be traced to this period. Stone age developments can be connected.

Social change factors

Social change factors including institutional change, cultural change, demographic change, and natural change can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP.

Institutional change can be connected. Cultural change can be connected. Demographic change can be connected. Natural change can be connected.

Social change processes

Social change processes including innovation, transmission, adapatation, and extinction can be connected.

Innovation can be connected. Transmission can be connected. Adaptation can be connected. Extinction can be connected.

Social types

Social types including hunting and gathering societies and horticultural societies can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BC, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillnnium BP. Agrarian societies had not yet developed. Industrial societies had not yet developed.

Hunting and gathering societies predominated. Horticultural societies may have had their earliest beginnings.

Social structure

Social structure including community and regional structure, class structure, institutional structure, cultural structure, and anthropological structure can be used to examine the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP can be connected.

Community and regional structure can be connected. Class structure can be connected. Institutional structure can be connected. Cultural structure can be connected. Anthropological structure can be connected.

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Created 26 Feb 2015 Last updated 5 Feb 2018