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The student will analyze European medieval society with regard to culture, politics, society, and economics.


Explain the manorial system and feudalism; include the status of peasants and feudal monarchies and the importance of Charlemagne.


Describe the political impact of Christianity; include Pope Gregory VII and King Henry IV of Germany (Holy Roman Emperor).


Explain the role of the church in medieval society.


Describe how increasing trade led to the growth of towns and cities.

Recommended Viewing:


The History Channel - The Dark Ages

History Channel - The Dark Ages Video Viewing Guide