The middle ages in europe was characterized mostly by feudalism and everyone having a place within a rigid class-based society the bedrock of this society were the serfs - the people tied to the land and to the land owners. Renaissance is the french word for rebirthit is the time of change that happened in europe between the 14th and 16th centuries it was an age of growth in europenew, powerful city states emergeda new middle class had more and more money to spend. This evolution had begun in the middle ages a new monarchs on the continent began to make use decline in the spanish middle-class between 30,000 to 60,000 jews expelled 3 ended the renaissance in italy c hapsburg-valois wars (c 1519-1559): hre was. Middle class merchants gained control of great sums of money by organizing banks, which lent money to monarchs and nobles the medici family became patrons of florence by using their profits to promote scholarship and the arts while they governed the city.
Bubonic plague accomplishments 1middle class created 2monarchy and church grew stronger politically 1 humanists- scholars interested in morals, literature, history, and philosophy 2 renaissance- 'rebirth' 3 bubonic plague- an epidemic that swept across eurasia killing 60 to 70 percent of. He increased the power and finances of the monarchy causing disruptive violence at the local level replaced nobles with middle class in government positions grandchild, charles i, was the 1st ruler of all of spain the renaissance & the rise of new monarchies. The rise of the merchant classes - the medici family, renaissance in europe, renaissance and reformation, sose: history, year 7, wa introduction during the late middle ages, italy was positioned in the middle of many important trading routes between the near east and the rest of western europe with increased travel and trade between east and west, pioneered by sea traders. By the time of the renaissance, which started around the middle of the 15th century, the merchant class in europe was well established and some of them were very rich.
The renaissance, reformation and absolute monarchs unit 3: essential questions 1 discuss the causes and effects/legacies of the renaissance the last phase of the middle ages was distinguished by war and plague, so those that survived wanted to celebrate life and the human spirit the development of a wealthy merchant class (pp 471-472. She ruled the elizabethan era for 45 years and during this time was the height of the english renaissance and the time of the development of english poetry and literature nobility the lost colony western europe map society began to form along new lines during the tudor years and it was an age of individuality. Mrs eckman wissler english 12 holt mcdougal literature: british literature grade 12 orlando: houghton renaissance man- someone who is interested in science, art, literature, history and other subjects (middle class) 5 the spread of scholarly latin made the sharing of ideas possible.
New monarchs 131 pages 414-421 the evolution of the italian renaissance describe the education of a typical renaissance women (middle and upper class) 11 compare and contrast male education vs female education during the renaissance 12 discuss machiavelli's the prince. 1450s civil wars lancasterv’s york (wars of rises) 1485 – yorks defeated henry tudor established new tudor dynasty did not have army, so relied on nobles to get troops king henry got $ from crown lands, judicial fees/fees, and custom duties won favor of middle class not taxing them. Renaissance class structure notes renaissance class structure in the middle ages, land was the key to wealth and power and the land was controlled from the castles.
In their stead arose an increasingly prosperous middle class eager to express its status and its new sense of national pride through the purchase of art by the middle of the 17th century, a new market had emerged to meet the artistic tastes of this class. Renaissance: monarchy and middle class using examples from at least two different states, analyze the key features of the “new monarchies” and the factors responsible for their rise in the period 1450 to 1550. At the time, italy was the center of culture in europe middle class writers were supported by noble patronage, and as a result, during the beginning of the renaissance literature blossomed alongside classic revival. Social classes in the middle ages, there was a very distinctive social class system during the middle ages most medieval people were peasants, over 90%, but the divide between peasants and nobility was very clear-cut clergy. The people of renaissance florence, like most city–states of the era, were composed of four social classes: the nobles, the merchants, the tradesmen and the unskilled workers the nobles lived on large estates outside the city walls they owned most of the city’s land, so the nobles controlled.
The rise of these new monarchs was a great blow to the church and nobles, but the middle class supported them there was perfect law and order during their period in order to get the support of the middle class, the local tariffs were reduced. The renaissance was a period between the 14 th and 15 th century and was considered as a bridge between the middle ages and the modern history this time was started as a cultural movement in italy, especially in florence in the late medieval period and then spread later in other parts of europe as well. Some scholars have noted the development of a new type of state in renaissance monarchy, one distinct from kingdoms of the middle ages this new state tended to centralize power, end feudal privileges, and increase the power of a bureaucracy staffed by men of the educated middle class. The middle-class population also had leisure time to spend on education and entertainment in fact, education was essential for many middle-class professions.
Class, race and gender/the besiege middle class joanne gill so206 social issues in contemporary society kelly collins, ma, crc 1 wealth-fare is the financial aid provided by the government to corporations, businesses or rich individuals. The word renaissance in its original italian form means ”rebirth” and is the term for the period in which interest in classical greek and roman antiquity awoke again after the middle ages. Italy during the renaissance italian trade cities leading figures of florence rallied the people by presenting the war as one between the free republic and a despotic monarchy but had declined by the late middle ages the rise of the merchant class in contrast, northern and central italy had become far more prosperous, and it has.
The renaissance p o l i t i c a l new monarchs kept feudal income while taxing towns, merchants, and peasants professional armies paid from royal treasury but costly centralized administrative bureaucracy –educated and loyal middle-class officials had new relationship with the catholic church. The italian renaissance (italian: rinascimento [rinaʃʃiˈmento]) was a period of european history that began in the 14th century and lasted until the 17th century , marking the transition from the medieval period to modernity. The first historian to dub this time period the renaissance was the nineteenth-century french historian, jules michelet, who saw a drastic break from the middle ages when looking at the culture and intellect of the time. During the renaissance the status of upper-class women declined – in terms of the kind of work they performed, their access to property and political power, and their role in shaping the outlook of their society, women had generally less power than women in the feudal age executive, judicial, and legislative power was under the monarchy.