Ancient greece was a large area in the northeast of the mediterranean sea, it was the civilization of greece, this was different from other societies, which. Ancient civilizations similar and different what aspects of ancient civilizations' cultures enduring characteristics civilizations context: ancient greece. Ancient greece was made up of several city-states and each city-state had its own government the two most powerful city-states were sparta and athens the government of sparta and that of athens were very different from each other sparta was a warrior city-state and its government was mostly aristocratic and run by two kings while the government of athens was democratic and run by all of its. Information resource on ancient greece, history, mythology, art and architecture, olympics, wars, culture and society, playwrights, philosophers, historians.
The ghandara style of northern india similarly embodied the artistic heritage of two quite different civilizations, ancient india and greece, and had a large impact on the buddhist art of northern india, central asia and eastern asia. The mycenaean civilization flourished in the late bronze age, from the 15th to the 13th century bce and extended its influence not only throughout the peloponnese in greece but also across the aegean, in particular, on crete and the cycladic islandsthe mycenaeans were influenced by the earlier minoan civilization (2000-1450 bce) which had spread from its origins at knossos, crete to include. Ancient greece was a civilization that dominated much of the mediterranean thousands of years ago at its peak under alexander the great, ancient greece ruled much of europe and western asia the greeks came before the romans and much of the roman culture was influenced by the greeks ancient greece. Ancient greece and rome and their influence on western civilization the demo cracy of ancient athens was different from our democracy in two important aspects.
The ancient greeks believed there were a great number of gods and goddesses these gods had control over many different aspects of life on earth in many ways they were very human. Introduction this consists of eight aspects of civilization that historians use to distinguish between the oldest civilizations and what came before. Many aspects of ancient greek civilization are still used today of ancient greece on western civilization be very different the impact of the ancient greek. Ancient greece is the most influential civilizations in the world they created everything what we believe in today and what we do today language, typography, philosophy, architecture, history, science, geography to astronomy, art, beauty and much more 53000 words in this world is greek of origin. Both greece and rome are mediterranean countries, similar enough latitudinally for both to grow wine and olives however, their terrains were quite different the ancient greek city-states were separated from each other by hilly countryside and all were near the water rome was inland, on one side.
Both ancient greek and ancient chinese are remarkably magnificent, a billion people believe the intellectual from ancient greece and chinese traditional thoughts the achievements of ancient greek and chinese from 2000 years or more before are remarkably different. Five things that ancient greece has contributed to modern culture ancient greece is not just ancient history the legacy of this classical culture has had a significant influence on culture today, from athletic spectacles such as the olympics to the storytelling structure of hollywood films. What negative legacy has ancient greece given the western world let me start that any ancient civilization was a pretty screwed up society, except for the ruling. Nomadic qualities of ancient civilizations in china and greece there were many different aspects to the spartan cultural life which ancient sources and evidence.
It is very tempting to say greece, because you can compare the idealism of the olympic games to the savagery of gladitorial combat but that is looking at only aspect of the civilizations. The early civilization that flourished in ancient greece had huge implications for the development of mankind in every sector of life, from law to politics to sport, the terminology and innovations of this period are still relevant today in fact, it's fair to say western civilization as we know it. Of all the cultures to have influenced contemporary western civilization, ancient greece is perhaps the most powerful according to leadershipclassicsorg, the imprint of the ancient greeks on western society spans such diverse areas as politics, philosophy, science, art, architecture and sports.
The earliest civilizations in greece were in two different areas: on the island of crete and on the mainland of greece greek daily life the daily life of an ancient greek was very similar to our lives today. A woman's main role in ancient greece was the responsibility of caring and raising children the spartans believed that women would be able to perform this job at a much higher level if they participated in physical fitness. Ancient civilization lesson theme or topic: ancient greece - city states and the roles of individuals identify different aspects to a greek city-state (ie. Elements include the religion, government, geography, economy and other aspects of that civilization materials students use various textbooks and trade books on various ancient civilizations for their research.
It also brought us the political reforms that are ancient greece's most enduring contribution to the modern world: the system known as demokratia, or rule by the people persian wars. Compare and contrast essay: ancient egypt and greece the ancient egyptian and ancient greek civilizations are two of the oldest known civilizations in our history the egyptian civilization, based in the eastern part of north africa, is believed to have started around 3150 bc and continued till the end of the pharaoh rule in 31 bc. Their commercial contact with ancient egypt and mesopotamia undeniably influenced their own culture, and the minoan civilization in turn appeared as the forerunner of the greek civilization the minoans are credited as the first european civilization.