Explain and analyze the developments of the americas
World History I
This week, through our readings and discussion and presentation we’ve taken a quick glance at the societies of Africa and the Americas before the coming of the Europeans as well as how these societies treated women. In addition, we have addressed the following course objectives:
Explain the social, political, and economic factors that were involved in the development of civilizations in Africa and the Americas.
Explain and critically analyze the developments of the Americas and Africa toward a similar political and socio-economic structure.
In your reflection journal this week, in 150 words or more, reflect back on what you have learned so far through the course readings, assignment, quiz/exam, and in our discussion, and how that learning relates to the weekly course objectives.
Consider the following questions to help guide your reflection:
What, if anything, did you find surprising, particularly challenging, interesting, or useful?
From what you know about this course so far, what connections can you make to previous learning experiences, and how do you think this course will help you as you move forward in your college and professional life?
How do the course outcomes for this week apply to your experience so far?
What questions do you still need answered?