Flashcards in Building of Civilizations Deck (7)
Developed cities as centers of:
trade for a region.
Organized Government: as cities grew, population grew and required:
leadership to over see building irrigation systems
formalized Religion: why were religious leaders powerful?
Lead ceremonies and interpreted will of the gods
Specialization of Labor evolved as cities grew. give examples
Social classes developed based upon people's:
Record keeping and Writing: why important?
need for a permanent record of their society
keep track of taxes