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The Ancient World <ul><li>By: Yuh-yi Tan  ( 談玉儀 ) </li></ul><ul><li>台北商業技術學院 </li></ul>09/16/11 談玉儀
The Ancient World <ul><li>Area: The Mediterranean basin </li></ul><ul><li>Period:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>800 B.C.E. (Befor...
Greece and Western Asin Minor <ul><li>  </li></ul>09/16/11 談玉儀
The Ancient World <ul><li>Area: The Mediterranean basin </li></ul><ul><li>Period:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>800 B.C.E. (Befor...
Athens and Sparta <ul><li>The 2 most prominent city-states in the beginning of the 5 th  century B.C.E to against the Pers...
The Greeks and Romans <ul><li>Greek history begins with Homer’s epic poem </li></ul><ul><li>Latin literature written as  V...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1 st  part (chapters 1-11) recounts “Creation ...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 1-3 (The Creation—The Fall) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God created the wo...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 4 (The First Murder) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cain was a tiller of the ...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 6-9 (The Flood) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God found favor in Noah and as...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 11 (The Origin of Languages) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human beings made...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 nd  (chapters 12-50) part </li></ul></ul><ul...
09/16/11 http://catholic-resources.org/Bible/History-Abraham.htm
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: ch apters 17-19 (Abraham and Sarah) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God’s cov...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: ch apters 25-27 (Jacob and Esau) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rebekah pers...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: ch apters 37,39-46 (Joseph) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Joseph was betray...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The emphasis on posterity as part of God’s co...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis’s world where goodness is rewarded and sin is punished </li></ul><ul...
The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>The Song of Song </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A dialogue between lovers, a man and ...
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  1. 1. The Ancient World <ul><li>By: Yuh-yi Tan ( 談玉儀 ) </li></ul><ul><li>台北商業技術學院 </li></ul>09/16/11 談玉儀
  2. 2. The Ancient World <ul><li>Area: The Mediterranean basin </li></ul><ul><li>Period: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>800 B.C.E. (Before the Common Era ) to 400 C.E. ( Common Era) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Languages: Hebrew, Greek, and Latin </li></ul>
  3. 3. Greece and Western Asin Minor <ul><li>  </li></ul>09/16/11 談玉儀
  4. 4. The Ancient World <ul><li>Area: The Mediterranean basin </li></ul><ul><li>Period: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>800 B.C.E. (Before the Common Era ) to 400 C.E. ( Common Era) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Languages: Hebrew, Greek, and Latin </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Hebrew Bible </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Iliad and Odyssey </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Athens and Sparta <ul><li>The 2 most prominent city-states in the beginning of the 5 th century B.C.E to against the Persian power </li></ul><ul><li>Their hostility ended in 404 B.C.E with the total defeat of Athens. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The war was known as the Peloponnesian War </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. The Greeks and Romans <ul><li>Greek history begins with Homer’s epic poem </li></ul><ul><li>Latin literature written as Virgil who based his epic on Homer but chose as his theme the coming of the Trojan prince Aeneas to Italy. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1 st part (chapters 1-11) recounts “Creation history” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>God’s creation of the world and of humankind </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Disobedience of Adam and Eve and their expulsion from Eden to the construction of the Tower of Babel </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Noah and the ark </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Many languages </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 1-3 (The Creation—The Fall) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God created the world in 6 days. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ And God created the human in his image” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>God planted a garden in Eden where Adam and Eve lived. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Both Eden and Adam were driven out Eden and lived in the east of Eden since the serpent’s temptation. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 4 (The First Murder) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cain was a tiller of the soil; Abel became a herder of sheep </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>God cursed Cain as a restless wanderer since he murdered his brother Abel just because his jealousy. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 6-9 (The Flood) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God found favor in Noah and ask he to find an ark to survive from the flood. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The water surged over the earth one hundred and fifty days, only Noah remained and those with him in the ark. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>God’s covenant with Noah’s posterity </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis 11 (The Origin of Languages) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human beings made a city and a tower called Babel. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>And God made the language of all the earth babble and from Babel God scattered them over all the earth. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 nd (chapters 12-50) part </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>4 generations of ancestors of the people of Israel </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Abraham and Sarah </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Isaac and Rebekah </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jacob and his wives, Leah and Rachel </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Joseph and his brothers </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 13. 09/16/11 http://catholic-resources.org/Bible/History-Abraham.htm
  14. 14. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: ch apters 17-19 (Abraham and Sarah) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God’s covenant with Abraham to make him be father to a multitude of nations. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sodom and Gomorrah have become synonymous with impenitent sin and as metaphors for vice and homosexuality , and their fall with a proverbial manifestation of God's wrath </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lot’s wife became a pillar of salt. </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: ch apters 25-27 (Jacob and Esau) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rebekah persuaded her beloved son Jacob to pretend himself as his brother Esau to ask a blessing from his father Jacob. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Thus Jacob is blessed and nations bow before him. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Yet Esau’s blessing was taken and he would serve Jacob. </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: ch apters 37,39-46 (Joseph) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Joseph was betrayed by his brothers for selling him as a slave to an Egyptian. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Yet he had the ability to interpret Pharaoh’s dream and solve the problematic famine and earned Pharaoh’s favor. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eventually he was united with his brothers and father and forgave their wrong-doing. </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The emphasis on posterity as part of God’s covenant </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The strife between brothers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cain and Abel </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jacob and Esau </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Joseph and his brothers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The attainment of a settled home </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>Genesis’s world where goodness is rewarded and sin is punished </li></ul><ul><li>Yet the book of Job challenges this sense of coherence and put the innocent Job in a suffering situation to suggest that there is misfortune and unhappiness in the world. </li></ul>
  19. 19. The Hebrew Bible (ca. 1000-300 B.C.E) <ul><li>The Song of Song </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A dialogue between lovers, a man and a woman who express their appreciation of each other’s bodies. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Celebrating human sexuality and love and human life </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A mixture of allegory, religion, and history. </li></ul></ul>

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