HIST10 World Civ
Lect. # 18

Year 1000

IDs:
         Norse
         Cordoba
         Convivencia
         Angkor

         Khmer

I. Introduction
         A. Year 1000 (today)
                • Global population - c. 250 million
 
               • Where is the world oriented (map 1 map 2)?
                          - Cordoba
                          - Kaifeng
                          - Constantinople
                          - Angkor
                          - Kyoto
         B. What year is it really?
                          - Julian
                          - Islamic (390)
                          - Hebrew (4760)
                          - Chinese (Zhenzong 4)

         C. Vikings
                          - Lewis Chessman (3D)
               
          - Vale of York Hoard

               
          -
Map                         

II. England in the year 1000

         A. Different than us?
                • height
                • health

         B. Life and Worldview
                • Life
                          -
life events

                • Worldview
                          - Jack Frost, trolls, fairies, elves
               
          -
Church

         C..Orientation
                • Norse
                          - Russia & Kiev
                          - Spain
                          -
991: Invaded Thames River
                          -
Lief Erikson (Vineland/Newfoundland)

III. Cordoba in the year 1000
         A. Founding of Al-Andalus
                • Abd al-Rahman I (731-788)
                • Umayyad al-Andalus
         B. Convivencia (co-existence)
                • Conveniencia (convenience)

                          - dhimmi (non-Muslim citizens)
                               • Christians
                               • Jews

 
         C.  Life in Cordoba in 1000
                • Peace
                • Intellectual
                          -
library: medicine, agronomy, public administration
                          - Individual reinvented?


               • Madinat az-Zahra

         D. End of an Era
               
1002: Almoanzor
               
• Berbers
               
1031: Caliphate fallen
 
IV. Khmer Empire (802-1431)
         A. Khmer in 1000: Empire on the rise
                •  SE Asia: Cambodia
                          - Religions: Hinduism (and Buddhism)
                          - Languages: Sanskrit, Pali Burman, Japanese, Arabic
                • Angkor (Zhou Daguan)

         B. Who were the Khmer
                •  Sanskrit, Pali, Birman, Japanese and Arabic
                • Hydraulics
                          - Tonle Sap
                • Jayavarman II (802) - chakravartin

         C. Life in 1000
                • Jayavarman V (968-1001)
                          - Banteay Srei
                •  Angkor in 1000

                          - Angkor Wat

V. The World in 1000
                •  Re-centering our perspective of the past from the present