AP World History Strayer Chapter 5 Vocabulary
*Significance:* Social class that divided the people. It caused conflicts between different groups of people. It was a way to organize.
*Significance:* Had a reform movement that included the breakup of the estates of large landowners. Power of officials vs Power of landlords.
*Significance:* Led a rebellion against military leaders and abandoned society (Daoism) and searched for immortality.
*Significance:* Peasants vs Elites/landowners. Fight for what they wanted caused major conflict.
*Significance:* The main cell of social life in India. Organized life and status.
*Significance:* Division of people. The lowest caste vs highest caste had potential conflict and segregation.
*Significance:* Household service was the most common slaves with the Greeks. The Romans had slaves work in brutal conditions of mines. Different situations since the beginning.
*Significance:* Made slave owners worried and aware of threat that slaves could fight back. Caused other rebellions and uprisings (inspirational).
*Significance:* The base of gender distinction through Confucianism (even today).
*Significance:* Started to weaken in second-wave era but still present.
*Significance:* Patronised scholarship, elevated position of women, provoked backlash of confucian misogynist invective.
*Significance:* After Pericles’ death, Aspasia still held high(er) status. Famed for learning (education) and wit (conversationalist).
*Significance:* Social discontent prompted the militarisation of Spartan society. Cause of way of life in Sparta.