Introductory material




Prehistory including early prehistory, middle prehistory, and late prehistory can be connected.

Antiquity including the early 3rd millennium BC, late 3rd millennium BC, early 2nd millennium BC, and late 2nd millennium 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

Classical and medieval history including early classical history, late classical history, early medieval history, and late medieval history can be connected.

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. Little is known of it in this period. Late medieval history including the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE can be connected. Mali was ruled by the Mali empire, and later the Songhai empire.

Modern history

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 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 18th century includng the early 18th century, early mid 18th century, mid 18th century, late mid 18th century, and late 18th century can be connected. 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. Mali came under French rule.

The 20th century including the early 20th century and early mid 20th century can be connected. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1940s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Mali gained independence from France in 1960. The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s can be connected. Mali established a one-party state. The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s and late 1990s can be connected. Politics became increasingly turbulent.

The early 21st century including the early 2000s can be connected. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 can be connected. Amadour Toure continued as President.

The early 2010s including 2011 and 2012 can be connected. A rebellion broke out and Toure was overthrown in a coup. The French intervened in 2013 and an interim president was selected. 2013 including the first quarter 2013, second quarter 2013, third quarter 2013, and fourth quarter 2013 can be connected. 2014 including the first quarter 2014 and second quarter 2014 can be connected. 2015 can be connected.

The late 2010s including 2016 and 2017 can be connected. 2016 including the first quarter 2016, second quarter 2016, third quarter 2016, and fourth quarter 2016 can be connected. 2017 including the first quarter 2017, second quarter 2017 can be connected.


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

Other sociology

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 Japan, Mexico, Philippines, 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 can be connected.

African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

Western Civilization including Anglic peoples and Latin peoples can be connected. Russia can be connected. Anglic peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Latin peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected.

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 connected.

Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples can be connected. Bangladesh can be connected.

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

Oriental peoples such as those of China can be connected.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples such as those of Indonesia can be connected.

Communities 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, Paris, Nagoya, Lima, Chicago, Kinshasa, Tianjin, Chennai, Bengaluru, London, Saigon, Donguan, Hyderabad, Chengdu, Lahore, Jonannesburg, Tehran, can be connected. Social structure and change including social change, social types, and social structure can be connected.

Institutions including education and family can be connected. Religion including particular religions of the world, 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, astonomy, chemistry, and physics can be connected.

Created 24 June 2013 Last updated 10 Oct 2017