How were the social systems in ancient India, China and Southeast Asia different/similar?
What were the strengths and/or weaknesses of each social system?
What Is a Society? A group of people ruled by the same government, sharing common needs forms a society
What Is a Hierarchy? It is the system by which people are ranked according to their wealth and power. It takes the form of a pyramid. People who share similar occupations within this pyramid are known as a social class .
Principals (e.g. Mr. Low) School hierarchy HOD's (e.g. Mr. Donald Leo) Teachers (e.g. Ms Phay) Students
Tribal Village to Port City ruling class (king, his famiily and nobles) trading and priestly class (traders and priests) working class (farmers, craftsmen, fishermen) The Melaka Sultanate (1411–1503 CE) Chapter 5 Slide 23