Recurring Themes in AP World History


       Political and Social Features of Civilizations and Empires


       Rise and Fall of Major Empires


       Major Political Developments and Ideas


       Reasons and Consequences of Military Conflict


       Imperialism and Colonialism


       Political Revolutions and Independence Movements




       Movement of Peoples


       Comparison and Influences of Major Belief Systems & Religions


       Social Traditions and Social Reforms


       Gender and Sex Roles


       Slavery and Other Types of Human Bondage


       Development of Agriculture


       History and the Environment


       Development of Trade and Trading Networks


       Development of Technology and Communication