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The system of education worked out in Ancient Greece became the basis of classical education in modern Europe. Ancient Greeks were the founders of European theatre, created many genres of literature, made many discoveries in the fields of architecture and sculpture. Many ideas and masterpieces belong to them.
The city life organized by ancient Greeks had a noticeable influence on the European way of life of the next generations. In the area of politics ancient Greeks worked out the number of basic categories: the citizen of Rome with certain rights and obligations, freedom as an independence of one person from another, democracy as a political system that provided citizens with the opportunity to take part in the state regulation. The notions of “harmonious personality” and “European humanism” were also created by Greeks (Hall,
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World War I. The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand the apparent heir to the throne of Austria by Gavrilo Princip of a Serbian terrorist group called Black Hand in Sarajevo sparked the Great War (Stone, 2009). The war was fought in 1914 - 1918 and involved all European nations through numerous alliances that had been formed before the assassination on the 28 June 1914.
Western civilization was at its peak for the time between World War I and 1960s’ campus protests. Half a century ago, western civilization was considered a pure model for all civilizations of the world.
The Second World War. Western Civilization.
As a German general in the Second World War, I experienced many things, most of which were devastating and hard to comprehend. The war broke out in 1939 and at that time I had just been appointed to be a general in the army.
Civilization refers to a situation or conditions of people living and operating together, cooperatively or jointly so that they benefits from functioning and living together cooperatively and jointly1. In consideration to this illustration, we remain to wonder whether Western European is true to their claim or do not understand civilization.
World Civilization. Civilization is defined as a global or universal phenomenon of political, economic, cultural, and technological exchanges that come up because of contemporary communication, legal infrastructure, and political willingness to open links across borders to enable international finance and trade.
Greek civilization has been a central point of study for most historians who attempt to decipher the factors that may have influenced the emergence of such a major movement which affected other civilizations especially in the western and eastern parts of the world.
They engaged in trade with each other, enabling them build a close relation with one another; each having their own interests. The major issues that brought these two together politically in their interaction, in the two imperial periods are