Discussion Question-Western Civilization

Define the key aspects of “Western Civilization” and discuss the different ways historians might understand the term. How “west” is the West, for example? What are the most important changes, in your opinion, that Western Civilization brought to human life? Give examples from before 1000 BCE.

  • The discussion will take place from Monday to Thursday at 11:59 p.m. ET
  • Post your response on the Week 1 message board
  • Your response should be at least 500 words in length
  • Use MLA format for any quotations or citations that you use to support your answer