cultural connections

1.Discuss the cultural connections and parallels between Classical Greece and the Hellenistic world and the Roman Empire in terms of art, literature, religion and philosophy.

2.Describe and analyze continuity and change in Chinese philosophy, politics, economics and society from the Qin Dynasty through the Han Dynasty.

3.Compare and contrast Hinduism and Buddhism with regard to their belief systems, visions of afterlife and the roles of gods and priests.

Please ensure that you use these two references at least:
Duiker, William J. and Spielvogel, Jackson J. (2011). The Essential World History, Volume I (Sixth ed.). Boston, Massachusetts: Wadsworth, Cengage Learning.

McNeill, J.R. and McNeill, William H. (2003). The Human Web: A Bird’s Eye View of World History (First ed.). New York and London: W.W. Norton and Company.