Comparative table of various theories of the development of civilizations (Stage and Local development)

Stage development Local development
This is a process of progressive unified development of mankind, in which certain stages (stages) are distinguished.

Three stages are most characteristic: 1. Pre-industrial ; 2. Industrial (machine); 3. Postindustrial. The general laws of development that are the same for mankind come to the fore.

This is the process of individual development of civilizations that occupy a certain territory and have their own characteristics of socio-economic and cultural development.

The most characteristic components are: 1, Geographic environment; 2. Economy; 3. Political structure; 4. Social structure; 5. Legislation; 6. Church, religion, philosophy; 7. Literature, art; 8. Life of people.


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