Syria

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History

Prehistory

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

Early prehistory including Pliocene prehistory, early Pleistocene prehistory, early mid Pleistocene prehistory, mid Pleistocene prehistory, and late mid Pleistocene prehistory can be connected. The oldest known human remains date to about 800 thousand years BP, in the early mid Pleistocene period. Middle prehistory including the 5th decamillennium BP, 4th decamillennium BP, 3rd decamillennium BP, and 2nd decamillennium BP can be connected. Various remains have been found. Late prehistory including the 8th millennium BC, 7th millennium BC, 6th millennium BC, 5th millennium BC, and 4th millennium BC can be connected. Neolithic culture developed.

Antiquity

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 25th century BC can be connected. The civilization of Ebla was established. The late 3rd millenium BC including the 25th century BC, 24th century BC, 23rd century BC, 22nd century BC, and 21st century BC can be connected. The civilization of Ebla was at its height. 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. Various Amorite kingdoms were present, until the Hittites conquered the region. 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. Arameans inhabited the reigion, and Babylonia, Assyrian, Egyptians, and Phoenicians variously ruled parts of the region. 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. The Assyrian and Neo-babylonian Empires were present, and the Achaemenid Persian empire conquered the region.

Classical and medieval history

Classsical and medieval history including early classical, late classical, early medieval, 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. Syria was conquered by Alexander the Great, coming under Seleucid rule, and then by the Romans. Late classical history including the 1st century CE, second century CE, 3rd century CE, 4th century CE, and 5th century CE can be connected. Syria was under Roman rule. Early medieval history including the 6th century CE, 7th century CE, 8th century CE, 9th century CE, and 10th century CE can be connected. Syria was conquered by Arabian tribes motivated by Islam and was the center of the Umayyad caliphate, until it was followed by the Abbasid caliphate. Late medieval history including the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, and 14th century CE can be connected. Syria was partly ruled by Crusaders, then the Kurdish Ayubbids, and then invaded by the Mongols and ruled by their successors.

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 territory of Syria was claimed by the Ottoman Empire. 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. Syria was part of the Ottoman empire. 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. Syria was part of the Ottoman empire. 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. Syria was part of the Ottoman empire.

20th century

The 20th century including the early 20th century, early mid 20th century, mid 20th century, late mid 20th century, late 20th century, and early 21st century can be connected.

The early 20th century including the early 1900s, late 1900s, early 1910s, and late 1910s can be connected. Syria was ruled by the Ottoman Empire. The early mid 20th century including the early 1920s, late 1920s, early 1930s, and late 1930s can be connected. The French gained a mandate over Syria following World War I and the breakup of the Ottoman Empire. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1950s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Syria gained independence from France and was involved in the first Arab-Israeli war. It was briefly united with Egypt in the UAR. The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s, late 1960s, early 1970s, and late 1970s can be connected. Syria separated from the UAR. The government became dominated by the Ba'ath party, and in 1970, Hafez al-Assad came to power as President of Syria. The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s can be connected. Hafez al-Assad continued to rule Syria, and in 2000 was succeded by his son Bashar al-Hassad.

The early 21st century including the early 2000s can be connected. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 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 connectd.

2017 including the first quartr 2017 and second quarter 2017 can be connected.

Future

The future including tne 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 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.

Asiatic peoples

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

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

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Island peoples can be connected. The Philippines can be connected. Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of Indonesia can be connected.

Oriental peoples such as those of China can be connected. Japan can be connected. China can be connected.

Western Civilization

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

African peoples

African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

American Indian peoples

American Indian peoples including Middle American Indian peoples, South American Indian peoples, and North American Indianpeoples can be connected. Mexico can be connected.

Middle American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected.

South American Indian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected.

North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States 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 can be examined for connection.

Social structure and change 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 29 Jan 2018