Ncient European Civilization Compared to Ancient China

Examining the rise and trajectory of European civilization, how does this compare to China or India or other civilizations from the beginnings of time till the 1400s. Explain the similarities and differences between European Civilization and the Chinese Civilization. If there are characteristics missing in these civilizations from each other, try to think of reasons that might be the case. Use specific examples, and dates from scholarly references in APA style.