- Mar 2012
- In the bag of ecstatic squirt
... and the world power as it means have been totally defined.Those 120 years of Western domination outweights, historically speaking, almost everything the Indian or Chinese civilisations did in the last 1000 years.
Europe and North America during that period, created, spearheaded and expanded the largest Revolution humanity has ever witnessed since the Neolithic period, and the Globalization process that they lead was the most expansive one.
You can very well treat "Europe" or Western civilisation as a single unit when analysing major historical themes, just like you are analysing India and China as a single entity, when for many periods in history both China and India were not unified political entities.