Describe the development of depicting the human form from Paleolithic art through the arts of Ancient near-East, Ancient Egypt, the Aegean and Greek cultures. Think about how humans are represented and what functions representation of humans have served. Is there in fact a clear “development”?
Discuss how migrating peoples affected the Afro-Eurasian empires after 1200 BCE? Discuss the origins of these migrating peoples, the states they disrupted, and ways in which they aided cultural integration.
Explain how Vedic rulers achieved cultural integration in South Asia and account for the differences betweenSouth Asia’s path to cultural integration and that of Mesopotamia and Egypt.