Five Themes of GeographyBuddhismPalestinian and Israeli Conflict HinduismShintoOil and Water ConfucianismIslamGangetic Plain Berlin ConferenceEmpires of AfricaNorth European Plain Georgia and ChechnyaTurkey and ArmeniaMonsoon Armenia and AzerbaijanEmpires of IndiaUighurs Chinese MinoritiesFlooding3 Gorges Continentality Part B- Short Answer 1. What are the issues that have led to the Aral Sea shrinking?
How have these issues created problems in the region? 2. What are causes of the dispute between India and Pakistan over Kashmir? How can the problems be resolved? 3. How does the history of blacks in South Africa closely parallel the history of blacks in the United States? 4. What features of the geography of Africa prevent movement of people and goods, as well as human interaction? What features of geography allow movement and interaction? 5. Nearly all of Africa was occupied by European imperialists during the 1800s. Do you believe that European colonialism had more positive or negative effects on Africa?
Use evidence to justify your position. 6. How do the winter and summer monsoons shape life in South Asia? 7. Explain the origin of Islam and the development of the two main branches, Sunni and Shi’a. 8. What are the ultimate goals for Hinduism and Buddhism? How does one reach this goal? 9. The two most important resources in Southwest Asia are oil and water. How do these resources affect life and culture in Southwest Asia? 10. Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, there has been some difficulty in the former Soviet republics. Describe the nature of conflict between the Russians, Chechnyans, and Georgians.
... Valley). This disproves Roper’s statement of Africa not having a history before Europeans were involved in Africa because hieroglyphics were recorded and to ... of history to understand why Roper’s statement of Africa having little history before Europeans is wrong. The Aryan model, states that ... the Writing of History, Part I,” Comparative Studies of Asia, Africa and the Middle East 9, 2(1989): 32-56.