Although Madagascar is geographically part of Africa, it is culturally part of Southeast Asia and is grouped with Asiatic peoples.
History including antiquity, classical and medieval history, modern history, and the future can be connected. It is not thought that Madagascar was inhabited in prehistory.
Antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, late 2nd millennium BC, and early 1st millennium BC can be connected.
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. It is thought that it was visited by foragers about 2000 BC. 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. The early 1st millennium BC including the 10th century BC, 9th century BC, 8th century BC, 7th century BC, and 6th century BC can be connected.
Classical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, and late medieval history can be connected. Settlement is thought to have begun between about 350 BC and 250 CE.
Early classical history including the 5th century BC, 4th century BC, 3rd century BC, 2nd century BC, and 1st century BC can be connected. Late classical history including the 1st century CE, 2nd century CE, 3rd century CE, 4th century CE, and 5th century CE can be connected. Early medieval history including the 6th century CE, 7th century CE, 8th century CE, 9th century CE, and 10th century CE can be connected. Late medieval history including the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE can be connected.
Modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century can be connected.
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 Portuguese encountered Madagascar. 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 French estalblished trading posts and the kingdom of Imerina arose. The 18th century including the early 18th century, early mid 18th century, mid 18th century, late mid 18th century, and late 18th century can be connected. The British and French contended for influence in Madagasar. 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 Kingdom of Imerina became more influential, and the French colonized Madagascar.
The 20th century including the early 20th century can be connected. The early mid 20th century including the early 1920s, late 1920s, early 1930s, and late 1930s can be connected. Madagascar was under French colonial rule. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1940s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Madagascar was under French colonial rule. It was granted independence in 1960. The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s can be connected. The first Malagasy Republic was heavily influenced by France. In 1972, the First republic was overthrown, and the second (Democratic Republic of Madgascar) was formed. The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s can be connected. The Democratic Republic of Madagascar gave way to the third Republic in 1992.
The early 21st century including the early 2000s and late 2000s can be connected. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2008, 2008, and 2010 can be connected. The early 2010s including 2011 and 2012 can be connected. 2013 including the first quarter 2013 and second quarter 2013 can be connected. The third quarter 2013 including July 2013 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 can be connected. 2014 including the first quarter 2014 can be connected.
The late 2010s including 2016 can be connected.
2016 including the first quarter 2016 and second quarter 2016 can be connected. The second quarter 2016 including April 2016 and May 2016 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 future including the near future, middle future, and far future can be connected.
Other peoples of the world including major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.
Other nations such as Vietnam, Ethiopia, Egypt, Germany, Iran, Turkey, Congo DR, Thailand, France, United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, Burma, Colombia, Spain, Ukraine, Tanzania, Argentina, 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, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Niger, Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Mali can be connected.
Western civilization including Anglic, Latin, and Northeast European peoples can be connected. Mexico can be connected. Latin peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Anglic peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Northeast European peoples such as those of Russia can be connected.
American Indian peoples including South American Indian, Middle American Indian, and North American Indian peoples can be connected. Mexico can be connected. South American Indian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Middle American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected. North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connnected.
Communities such as those of 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, Paris can be considered for examination.
Social mechanics including social types and social structure can be connected. Social change including particular changes and movements, social change factors, and social change processes can be connected.
Institutions including education and family can be connected. Religion including particular religions, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief 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.
Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be connected.
Anthropology including particular groups, human geography, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be connected.
Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be connected.
Science including biology, earth science, astronomy, chemistry, and physics can be connected.
Created 8 June 2013 Last updated 12 Feb 2018