Regents exam in global history and geography base your answer to question 1 on the map below and on your knowledge of social studies hellenism under alexander the great (1) cultural diffusion (3) theocracy trade along the silk road enriched china in many ways the chinese sent silk, herbal medicines, ceramics, and other local. Hellenism is a greek culture that alexander the great spread through afro-eurasia had common features of language, art, architecture, drama, politics, philosophy, and more it unified a large geographical area. One of the bigger tech stories this week is the shutdown of silk road, a black market bazaar that trafficked in any and all illegal goods, from drugs and guns to personal data and malware the. Han dynasty 206 bce-220 ce (about 400 years) overview the han continued the q’in organization and empire to build a strong but humane government, great wealth, good confucian education for upper class men, important inventions and excellent long distance trade along the silk road.
Hellenistic bactria, archaeology of central asia, history of the hellenistic world (focus: seleucid empire), bactria, hellenism, indo-greeks notes on the greek text of the graeco-aramaic bilingual inscription from kandahar, in: from local to global: papers in asian history and culture. Students investigate the importance of palmyra as a city and trading post along the silk road in ancient times using a range of sources the historical concepts and skills content is integrated within this unit as appropriate eg source analysis hellenistic influences roman influences chinese influences persian/parthian influences. Many artistic influences transited along the silk road, especially through the central asia, where hellenistic, iranian, indian and chinese influence were able to interact in particular greco-buddhist art represent one of the most vivid examples of this interaction.
An analysis of the influence of hellenism on the silk road pages 3 words 1,250 view full essay more essays like this: not sure what i'd do without @kibin - alfredo alvarez, student @ miami university exactly what i needed - jenna kraig, student @ ucla wow most helpful essay resource ever. Creation of silk road ids: alexander of macedonia (the great) 356-323 bce, hellenism, graeco-bactria big themes of world history hellenism/hellenistic culture influences elites from spain to india 2 successor states supported trade across afro-eurasia governed large regions. Silk road: trade route from china to the middle east called the silk road due to china’s most important export called the silk road due to china’s most important export --the silk road was important because it allowed for the exchange of goods between asia and the middle east.
2 how did the trade networks of the hellenistic era help set the stage for the silk road explain by controlling land routes linking bactria, which offered access to indian markets, to mediterranean ports in syria and palestine they maintained land routes from south egypt to the kingdom of nubia and meroe in east africa, also by ousted pirates from sea lanes linking the red sea to the. Road brought influences from both east and west, and it has been suggested that the mahayana sect of buddhism, which is dominant in china, japan, and tibet, arose not in india but in central asia through this constant mutual encounter of cultures and ideas. Intense westward physical exchange at that time along the silk road is confirmed by the roman craze for silk from the 1st century bc to the point that the senate issued, in vain, several edicts to prohibit the wearing of silk, on economic and moral grounds.
The silk road unravels ross perlin 29 july 2009 to afghanistan's immense heritage of hellenistic, buddhist, and islamic art-once a testament to the silk road's powers of syncretism. This is a clear indication of the hellenistic impact on gandharan society however, the influence of greek art on the gandhara school goes beyond coinage examples of this are provided in the following two figures. Swh ch 6 study play greek influences in central and south asia included all of the following except the ptolemaic kingdom if iran all of the following are true regarding the nomadic peoples who helped to establish the silk road except.
Study 14 world history final flashcards from anthony c on studyblue describe the influence of hellenism on societies outside greek homeland during this time period what aspects of hellenistic culture held broad appeal for diverse groups -silk road-more long distance trade-+ pop standards of living increased. The silk road was a trade route connecting eastern china to the mediterranean regions it was incredibly important because it brought europe, asia, and the middle east together in trade, and allowed them to trade goods and ideas. One of china's most ambitious economic and foreign policy projects is the so-called one belt, one road initiative, also referred to as the silk road economic belt and the 21st century maritime. Bentley chapter 12 study guide: cross-cultural exchanges on the silk roads long-distance trade and the silk roads network (p 234) what to developments reduced the risks associated with travel and stimulated long-distance trade.
Introduction to course a an introduction to the history of hellenism on the silk road alexander the great and the birth of hellenism introduction to human geography: the hellenistic period: definition & history 8-2-2017 the silk a literary analysis of the necklace by guy de maupassant road may be better known for its travel in. The formation of the silk road by 300 bce , the routes traveled by merchants to exchange metals and spices expanded to link the lands from india to the mediterranean in the first century bce overland routes from china to central asia were joined to routes from central asia to the mediterranean, forming what was later labeled the silk road. Mason mcmillan 10/10/14 ap world history dbq essay analysis of the documents indicates that communication, goods and ideas exchanged on the silk road and indian ocean trade routes spread cultures and religions quickly. For the full pdf text of the silk road, vol 11 (2013), click here individual articles may be downloaded from the links below in the table of contents note that all pdf files are low resolution for optimal speed in downloading, but the complete volume file is large and may take a few minutes.