Demographic Shifts

Consider the Following: Disease, immigration – push/pull factors, attractive regions, infant mortality rates, life expectancy, diet, colonization, scientific advancements, war, forced servitude, urbanization

Tang/Song: junks. 6. 6. Mongol tech: siege Thesis: China’s control of weapons = catapults. Mao = kill many people. Vietnam = Champa Rice. open Medit to Rome. 14. so not really free. Asia to Euro = yellow fever. Tokugawa Japan = united Japan. enlightenment. pop growth. Han Collapse: internal Post-Classical 600 – 1450 CE Early Modern World 1450-1750 CE 1. Shang dynasty = Hwang He – infanticide. 15. it’s large population. Blitzkrieg. Few tech advances. 1. Peloponnesian War. New sources of energy = steam. Extract natural resources. Persian War. Qin: iron weapons 4. Welfare systems. 1. 10. Ming = extensive innovations. Emphasize consumerism. 13. 6. 3. Coined $. Han = paper. Syphilis 2. Port: colonize Goa. Nagasaki & Hiroshima = bombed. but pull back = isolated. small pox. 16. 3. Tenements = bad living conditions. Korea = highest population density. 9. Holocaust. 3. 2. sundials. 3. Feudalism – serfs = geography: protected from similar to slaves. Growth of urban pop. 13. Enclosure movement = common area gone. large landowners use slaves. Comfort women in Korea & SEA. 2. 8. China = opium trade. 3. Trade spread disease. . 1. Guest workers = labor shortages. 2. Pop growth in China The Long 19th Century 1750 – 1914 CE 1. 4. 4. Zhou Dynasty = feudal system. flying $. Birth of middle class. civilians as targets. 10. Specialization of labor. 3. 1. econ prosperity. Jap = address pop increase through birth control & abortion. 8. national infrastructure. and a strong agriculture. rain grain production increase. 2. imperialism. 6. Steam locomotive. Mediterranean 1. sternpost rudders. 7. Sri Lanka. Industrialization. Firebombings of Japanese cities. colonization. Western Europe 1. industrialize. Byzantine 2. Ming = brief exploration. Push = poverty. East Asia was based on exploding balls. medical care. Japan = improve in nutrition. Diet improve. 2. English fight wars with Spain for territory. black plague. 12. Roman Empire: initially empire expands. Emancipation of serfs = but still have to work on land to pay off. magnetic compass. Increase in pop = more food. ox-plow. strain in natural resources. Greece = city-states. (Alps). 2. have slaves. 2. Africa Cape Colony. 3. Great Leap Forward = collectivization. 2. Refugees = displaced during WWII. Spain = Columbus. 5. conflict: Punic 6. scientific +tech = advance. Exploration. Protestant Reformation. Between medit and Black Seas. 5. 2. Japan = isolated. Cholera + TB. central governments. 5. northern invasion by land 5. 1. 4. China + Japan colonized. Major pollution. Malaysia + Indo + Sing = colonized. Asia industrializes & mechanizes. 5. 7. 3. Dutch = Indonesia. Roman Republic: 4. France = colonized India. 4. 3. urbanized.Trade with nomads of Central Asia.Ancient/Classical 8000 BCE – 600 CE East Asia 1. 8. New materials = steel. Pull: Economy + politics = repressive. Renaissance. 1. 5. petroleum. Famine = Ireland. gunpowder. Scientific Rev. 4. 7. 6. 3. Eastern Europe 4. 5. Mongols facilitated trade. 6. quality weapons. Live expectancy rose – improve medicine. 11. 8. WWII = total war. 11. Cossacks: recruited peasants. Dark Ages. malaria. 7. Interchangeable parts. Contemporary World 1914 . Malacca. Vikings = raided Wars – defeat in 3rd one Europe. 1.Present 1. fewer people working in agriculture. Spanish + Port = bring in African Slaves to Americas. Urbanization. cities overcrowded 1. Louis Pastuer Germ theory. 2. 12. China = sweet potato. shortage of food. clothing. seek workers from outside = low wages & discrimination. increases. 4 main islands. Colonize Americas. 3. 4. Qing/Manchu Dynasty 5. Spanish Flu = Global epidemic. 7. Growth of cities = pop 2. 9. Poverty.