Answer the following questions:
1. Evaluate the changes in Ashoka’s reign brought about by his conversion to Buddhism. How did his rule differ from other civilizations in chapters 1 and 2?
2. How did the caste system develop in ancient India? What were its advantages and disadvantages? How did dharma and samsara reinforce the system?
3. Describe the civil service system of ancient China. How did it originate? Contrast Confucianism and Legalism.
Write a MINIMUM three-page document, double-spaced, 12 font, with detailed information in a Windows Word, Google document, or PDF file. Cite your sources after each question. (Judge, page numbers), (recorded lectures), etc. Use the link above to attach and submit the assignment.
1. When people became sedentary and started to build towns and cities, how did leadership emerge?
2. How did religion play a role in political life?