Major Developments in the Humanities

While answering the following questions, consider information regarding the reasons for the creation of artifacts in the ancient world

(the exploration of “big questions,” religious beliefs, the glorification of individuals in power, and the preservation of history or

memory) and recall the information about motives for creating artifacts presented earlier in the course:

What do you believe was the purpose for the creation of this artifact?

Why do you believe the creators felt the need to express themselves using these artifacts?

Ancient World-Victory Stele of Naram-Sin

1.What do you believe was the purpose for the creation of this artifact?

2.Why do you believe the creators felt the need to express themselves using these artifacts?

https: //www.louvre.fr/en/oeuvre-notices/victory-stele-naram-sin

Middle Ages – The Canterbury Cathedral

1.What was the purpose of creating this artifact?

2.Why do you believe the creators felt the need to express themselves using these artifacts?

Renaissance – https:/Avww. youtube.com/watch?v=fl1 OeMmwYjU

Identify an artifact that represents the characteristics of each era. You should identify a total of three artifacts. Provide and image or

link to your artifact.

What do you believe was the purpose for the creation of each of the artifacts you selected? Justify your response using what you

now know about the culture and values of each era.

Why do you believe the creators felt the need to express themselves using these artifacts?

In addition to the information presented this week regarding the reasons for the creation of artifacts in each era (the ancient world,

the Middle Ages, the Renaissance), recall information about motives for creating artifacts presented éarliérin the cbursé as you

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Identify an artifact that represents the characteristics of each era. You should identify a total of three artifacts. Insert an image or
include a link to your artifact.

What do you believe was the purpose for the creation of each of the artifacts you selected? Justify your response using what you
now know about the culture and values of each era.

Why do you believe the creators felt the need to express themselves using these artifacts?

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