History of Asiatic Peoples

History including prehistory, antiquity, classical and medieval history, modern history, and the future can be used to examine Asiatic peoples

   

History

History can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Anatolian, Persian, Levantine, North African, and Arabian peoples; South Asian peoples including Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, and Nepalese peoples; Central Asian peoples including Inner Asian and Western Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including Chinese, Japanese, and Korean peoples; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples, Southeast Asian Island peoples, and Aboriginal Australian peoples.

Prehistory

Prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory can be used to examine Asian peoples. Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Levantine, Anatolian, Persian, Arabian, and North African peoples can be examined. South Asian peoples including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal can be examined. Central Asian including Inner Asian peoples can be examined. Oriental peoples including Chinese, Japanese, and Korean peoples can be examined. Southeast Asian peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian, Southeast Asian Island, and Aboriginal Australian peoples can be examined.

Early prehistory

Early prehistory including early Pleistocene prehistory, early mid Pleistocene prehistory, mid Pleistocene prehistory, and late mid mid Pleistocene prehistory can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including North African, Egyptian, Arabian, Mesopotamian, Anatolian, and Persian peoples; South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh; Central Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including those of China and Japan, and Southeast Asian peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples. It is not thought that Asia was inhabited during Pliocene times.

Early Pleistocene prehistory can possibly be used to examine Oriental peoples. A few remains of Homo Erectus have possibly been identified. Early mid Pleistocene prehistory can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples. Remains of homo Erectus can be identified. Mid Pleistocene prehistory can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. Remains of Neanderthal and other early humans have been identified. Late mid Pleistocene prehistory can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. It is thought that modern humans began to spread across Asia.

Middle prehistory

Middle prehistory including the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, North African, Turkish, Mesopotamian, Arabian, and Persian peoples; South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh; Central Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including those of China and Japan; and Southeast Asian peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 5th decamillennium BP including the early 5th decamillennium BP, early mid 5th decamillennium BP, mid 5th decamillennium BP, late mid 5th decamillennium BP, and late 5th decamillennium BP can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples, South Asian peoples, Oriental peoples, and Southeast Asian peoples. Few details of these peoples are available at present. The 4th decamillennium BP including the early 4th decamillennium BP, early mid 4th decamillennium BP, mid 4th decamillennium BP, late mid 4th decamillennium BP, and late 4th decamillennium BP can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples, South Asian peoples, Oriental peoples, and Southeast Asian peoples. Few details are available at present. The 3rd decamillennium BP including the early 3rd decamillennium BP, early mid 3rd decamillennium BP, mid 3rd decamillennium BP, late mid 3rd decamillennium BP, and late 3rd decamillennium BP can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. Few details are available at present. The 2nd decamillennium BP including the early 2nd decamillennium BP, early mid 2nd decamillennium BP, mid 2nd decamillennium BP, late mid 2nd decamillennium BP, and late 2nd decamillennium BP can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. Few details are available at present.

Late prehistory

Late prehistory including the 8th millennium BC, 7th millennium BC, 6th millennium BC, 5th millennium BC, and 4th millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Turkish, Persian, North African, and Arabian peoples, South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh; Central Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including Chinese, Japanese, and Korean peoples, and Southeast Asian peoples including mainland Southeast Asian and Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 8th millennium BC including the early 8th millennium BC, early mid 8th millennium BC, mid 8th millennium BC, late mid 8th millennium BC, and late 8th millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The 7th millennium BC including the early 7th millennium BC, early mid 7th millennium BC, mid 7th millennium BC, late mid 7th millennium BC, and late 7th millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian people. The 6th millennium BC including the early 6th millennium BC, early mid 6th millennium BC, mid 6th millennium BC, late mid 6th millennium BC, and late 6th millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The 5th millennium BC including the early 5th millennium BC, early mid 5th millennium BC, mid 5th millennium BC, late mid 5th millennium BC, and late 5th millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The 4th millennium BC including the early 4th millennium BC, early mid 4th millennium BC, mid 4th millenium BC, late mid 4th millennium BC, and late 4th millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples.

Antiquity

Antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millenium BC, and early 1st millennium BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Levantine, Turkish, Persian, Arabian, and North African peoples; South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal; Central Asian including Western Asian and Inner Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including Chinese, Japanese, and Korean peoples; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian, Southeast Asian Island, and Aboriginal Australian peoples.

Early 3rd millennium BC

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 used to examine Middle Eastern including Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Turkish, Persian, North African, and Arabian peoples. The early dynastic period of Egypt can be connected. This can be used to examine South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. The early Harappan civilization of the Indus Valley can be connected. Central Asian peoples can be connected. Oriental peoples including the Neolithic Longshan culture of China and the Jomon peoples of Japan can be identified. Korea can be connected. Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected, but little is known of them.

The 30th century BC including the early 30th century BC, early mid 30th century BC, mid 30th century BC, late mid 30th century BC, and late 30th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples. Civilization was developing in Egypt and Mesopotamia. Harappan civilization was developing in South Asia. Oriental civilization was principally Neolithic. The 29th century BC including the early 29th century BC, early mid 29th century BC, mid 29th century BC, late mid 29th century BC, and late 29th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples. The Dynastic period of Egypt and Mesopotamian civilization were developing. Harappan civilization was developing in South Asia. Oriental peoples were principally Neolithic. The 28th century BC including the early 28th century BC, early mid 28th century BC, mid 28th century BC, late mid 28th century BC, and late 18th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The Dynastic period of Egypt and Mesopotamian civilization were developing. Harappan civilization was developing in South Asia. Oriental peoples were principally Neolithic. The 27th century BC including the early 27th century BC, early mid 27th century BC, mid 27th century BC, late mid 27th century BC, and late 27th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The Old Kingdom of Egypt and Mesopotamian civilization were developing. Harappan civilization was developing in South Asia. Oriental peoples were principally Neolithic. The 26th century BC including the early 26th century BC, early mid 26th century BC, mid 26th century BC, late mid 26th century BCc, and late 26th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The Old Kingdom of Egypt and Mesopotamian civilization were developing. Harappan civilization was developing in South Asia. Oriental peoples were principally Neolithic.

Late 3rd millennium BC

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 used to examine Middle Eastern including Mesopotamian, Anatolian, Egyptian, Persian, North frican, and Arabian peoples. The Old kingdom of Egypt and Hattian and Hurrian peoples can be identified. South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh can be identified. The Harappan or Indus Valley civilization flourished. Central Asian peoples can be connected. Oriental peoples such as those of China and Japan can be used to examine this period. The Longshan culture and Xia dynasty of China were notable civilizations. The Jomon culture of Japan persisted. Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Mainland peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples are not well known at present.

The 25th century BC including the early 25th century BC, early mid 25th century BC, mid 25th century BC, late mid 25th century BC, and late 25th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The Old Kingdom of Egypt was present. The Harappan civilization was near its height. The Neolithic Longshan culture was present in China. The 24th century BC including the early 24th century BC, early mid 24th century BC, mid 24th century BC, late mid 24th century BC, and late 24th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The Old Kingdom of Egypt was present. The Harappan civilization was near its height. The Neolithic Longshan culture was present in China. The 23rd century BC including the early 23rd century BC, early mid 23rd century BC, mid 23rd century BC, late mid 23rd century BC, and late 23rd century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian peoples. The Old Kingdom of Egypt was present. Harappan civilization was near its height. The Neolithic Longshan culture was present in China. The 22nd century BC including the early 22nd century BC, early mid 22nd century BC, mid 22nd century BC, late mid 22nd century BC, and late 22nd century BC can be connected. The Old Kingdom of Egypt collaspsed and the first Intermediate period began. Harappan civilization had reached maturity. Neolithic Longshan culture was present. The 21st century BC including the early 21st century BC, early mid 21st century BC, mid 21st century BC, early mid 21st century BC, and late 21st century BC can be connected. The Middle Kingdom of Egypt arose. Harappan civilization had reached maturity. The Xia dynasty of China is said to have originated.

Early 2nd millennium BC

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 used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian, Mesopotamian, and Persian peoples, Anatolian peoples, North African, and Arabian peoples. The Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Hittite peoples were prominent in this period. This period can be used to examine South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.The end of the Harappan civilization and beginning of the Vedic period can be noted. Central Asian peoples are little known in this period. Oriental peoples including those of China, Japan, and Korea can be considered. The Shang dynasty of China and the Jomon peoples of Japan can be noted. Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples were present, but little is known of them.

The 20th century BC including the early 20th century BC, early mid 20th century BC, mid 20th century BC, late mid 20th century BC, and late 20th century BC can be connected. Middle Eastern including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including the Harappan peoples of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including the Xia dynasty of China, and Southeast Asian peoples including Southeast Asian Island can be examined.

The 19th century BC including the early 19th century BC, early mid 19th century BC, mid 19th century BC, late mid 19th century BC, and late 19th century BC can be connected. Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian can be connected. South Asian peoples such as the Harappan peoples of India and Pakistan were in decline. Oriental peoples including the Xia dynasty of China can be connected. Southeast Asian peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected.

The 18th century BC including the early 18th century BC, early mid 18th century BC, mid 18th century BC, late mid 18th century BC, and late 18th century BC can be connected. Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian can be connected. South Asian peoples such as the Vedic culture of India and Pakistn were beginning to develop. Oriental peoples such as the Xia dnasty of China can be connected. Southeast Asian peoples including Southeast Asian island peoples can be connected.

The 17th century BC including the early 17th century BC, early mid 17th century BC, mid 17th century BC, late mid 17th century BC, and late 17th century BC can be connected. Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptians can be connected. South Asian peoples including Iron age peoples of Vedic culture of India and Pakistan were beginning to develop. Oriental peoples such as the Xia dynasty of China can be connected. Southeast Asian peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected.

The 16th century BC including the early 16th century BC, early mid 16th century BC, mid 16th century BC, late mid 16th century BC, and late 16th century BC can be connected. Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptians can be connected. South Asian peoples including Iron age peoples of Vedic culture of India and Pakistan were beginning to develop. Oriental peoples including the Shang dynasty of China can be connected. Southeast Asian peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples can be connected.

Late 2nd millennium BC

The late 2nd millennium BC including the 15th century BC, 14th century BC, 12th century BC, 12th century BC, and 11th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian, Anatolian, Persian peoples, North African, Mesopotamian, and Arabian peoples. The New kingdom of Egypt and Hittite peoples of Anatolia can be identified. This can be used to examine South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. Iron age Vedic culture was present. Central Asian peoples can be identified. Oriental peoples including those of China, Japan, and Korea can be connected. The Shang and Zhou dynasties of China and the Jomon culture of Japan can be considered. Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples were present, but little is known of them.

The 15th century BC including the early 15th century BC, early mid 15th century BC, mid 15th century BC, late mid 15th century BC, and late 15th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including Iron age Vedic peoples of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including the Shang dynasty of China; and Southeast asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 14th century BC including the early 14th century BC, early mid 14th century BC, mid 14th century BC, late mid 14th century BC, and late 14th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including Vedic peoples of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including the Shang dynasty of China; and Southeast Asian and oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 13th century BC including the early 13th century BC, early mid 13th century BC, mid 13th century BC, late mid 13th century BC, and late 13th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including Vedic peoples of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including the Shang dynasty of China; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 12th century BC including the early 12th century BC, early mid 12th century BC, mid 12th century BC, late mid 12th century BC, and late 12th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples such as the Kuru kingdom of India and Vedic peoples; Oriental peoples including the Shang dynasty of China; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 11th century BC including the early 11th century BC, early mid 1lth century BC, mid 11th century BC, late mid 11th century BC, and late 11th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples of India and Pakistan such as the Kuru and Videha kingdoms, Oriental peoples including the Shang and Zhou dynasties of China, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

Early 1st millennium BC

The early 1st millennium BC including the 10th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern including Egyptian, Persian peoples, Mesopotamian, Anatolian, North African, and Arabian peoples. The third Intermediate period of Egypt is significant. and the origins of the Achaemenid Persian empire can be connected. Various peoples occupied Anatolia. It can be used to examine South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangldesh. The Vedic period in India was significant, and the Achaemenid Persian Empire began to extend into what is now Pakistan. Central Asian peoples began to appear in written history. Oriental peoples including those of Zhou dynasty and Warring States period of China, the Jomon of culture Japan, and the history of Korea can be examined. Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples, Southeast Asian Island peoples, and Aboriginal Australian peoples were present, but little is known of them.

The 10th century BC including the early 10th century BC, early mid 10th century BC, mid 10th century BC, late mid 10th century BC, and late 10th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including Kuru, Panchala, and Videha kingdoms of Pakistan and India; Oriental peoples including the Zhou dynasty of China, and Southeast Asia and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 9th century BC including the early 9th century BC, early mid 9th century BC, mid 9th century BC, late mid 9th century BC, and late 9th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including Kuru, Panchala, and Videha kingdoms of Pakistan and India; Oriental peoples including the Zhou dynasty of China, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 8th century BC including the early 8th century BC, early mid 8th century BC, mid 8th century BC, late mid 8th century BC, and late 8thcentury BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peoples including Kuru, Panchala, and Videha kingdoms of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including the "Spring and Autumn" period of China; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

The 7th century BC including the early 7th century BC, early mid 7th century BC, mid 7th century BC, late mid 7th century BC, and late 7th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian peoples; South Asian peopes including the Kuru kingdoms of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including the "Spring and Autumn" period of Chinese history, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples.

. The 6th century BC including the early 6th century BC, early mid 6th century BC, mid 6th century BC, late mid 6th century BC, and late 6th century BC can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian peoples and Persian peoples; South Asian peoples including those of India and Pakistan, Oriental peoples including those of the "Spring and Autumn" period of Chinese history; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples incluing Southeast Asian Island peoples.

Classical and medieval history

Classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Persian, Turkish, Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Levantine, Arabian, and North African peoples; South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal; Central Asian peoples including Inner Asian peoples and Western Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including those of China, Japan, and Korea; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Mainland, Southeast Asian Island, and Aboriginal Australian peoples.

Modern history

Modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, and 19th century can be connected. The 20th century including the early 21st century can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples, South Asian peoples, Central Asian peoples, Oriental peoples, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples.

Future

The future including the far future can be used to examine Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, Turkish, Persian, Mesopotamian, and North African peoples; South Asian peoples including those of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh; Central Asian peoples; Oriental peoples including those of China and Japan; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Mainland Southeast Asian peoples and Southeast Asian Island peoples. The near future including next month, next quarter, next year, and the next 5 years can be used to examine South Asian peoples such as those of India and Pakistan; Oriental peoples including those of China; and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Island peoples. The middle future including next 20 years, next century, next 5 centuries, and next 20 centuries can be used to examine Oriental peoples.

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Created 6 Aug 2013 Last updated 3 Jun 2017