Please compare and contrast the following three theories: The “Out of Africa” Theory, the Multi-regional/Trellis Theory, and the Genesis Myth. Do any of these accurately explain the origins of humanity? Please provide examples and support for which of these three you best feel represent the scientific community of 2014. 2. When comparing the beginning of civilizations, we must begin with the many civilization of Mesopotamia and Egypt. Please examine and elaborate on these questions for these two areas: Describe the various forms of early social organization, include: the concepts of law, order, justice, and religion in both areas. What factors enabled civilization to appear first in Mesopotamia and then second in Egypt? What influence did later civilizations have on these areas? Including the influence of the Hittites, Assyrians, and Chaldeans in the Near East. 3.Examine the moral, ethical, and social ideas of religion in early India. Identify the main social classes in the early Vedic Age. Why did the priestly class dominate? Define karma, dharma, and the transmigration of soul, and explain how these concepts related to the social structure. Compare and contrast Jainism and Buddhism. Consider the lives of Mahavira and Gautama, the ethical and moral ideas, and the spread of the two religions 4. Examine the basic beliefs of the three major philosophical schools, Confucianism, Daoism, and Legalism. Compare their basic premises and views on the goodness of man, man’s role in society, the purpose of government, and the value of education.