The Mediterranean and Middle East,
the environmental, technological, political, and cultural factors that led
societies in the Mediterranean and Middle East to
develop their distinctive institutions and values.
able to identify the geographical locations and the fundamental characteristics
and historical development of these societies and understand the role of
migrations in their development.
able to compare the structure and the goals and analyze the wider influence of
the Assyrian and the Carthaginian empires.
why some of these societies were destroyed or assimilated, while others