an advanced state of human society, in which a high level of culture, science, industry, and government has been reached.
those people or nations that have reached such a state.
any type of culture, society, etc., of a specific place, time, or group: Greek civilization.
the act or process of civilizing
, as by bringing out of a savage, uneducated, or unrefined state, or of being civilized
: Rome's civilization of barbaric tribes was admirable.
cultural refinement; refinement of thought and cultural appreciation: The letters of Madame de Sévigné reveal her wit and civilization.
A civilization, or civilisation (see spelling differences), is any complex society
characterized by urban development, social stratification, symbolic
We often teach early civilizations without taking time to discuss with our students
what a civilization really is. The California History-Social Science Framework ...
Civilization definition, an advanced state of human society, in which a high level
of culture, science, industry, and government has been reached. See more.
An introductory lecture on the meaning of western civilization.
The meaning of the term civilization has changed several times during its history,
and even today it is used in several ways. It is commonly used to describe ...
Dec 23, 2016 ... Recently, I was talking to a colleague at work and I mentioned that civilizations
tend to last only 500 years. I had heard this somewhere but I ...
In this lesson, we will define the term civilization. We will identify the core
characteristics of a civilization, and understand the function of...
Sep 25, 2013 ... WHAT IS A CIVILIZATION? Be sure to take notes on your What is a Civilization?