DiFrancia Quarterly Review

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  1. Feudalism
    a loosely organized system of rule in medieval europe in which powerful local lords divided their landholdings among lesser lords in exchange for service & loyalty
  2. 1st Estate (sheapard's crook)
    • the holy church
    • 'guides'
    • 5-10% population
  3. 2nd Estate (dog)
    • nobles, knights, & warriors
    • 'protect'
    • 5-10% population
  4. 3rd Estate (sheep)
    • commoners
    • 'work'
    • 80-90% population
  5. Manor Economy
    • the economy of medieval Europe where by all goods and most services necessary for the sustainment of life were available on the lord's manor
    • where the exchange of services rather than currency was the overall staple of exchange
  6. A common agricultural laborer who is legally bound to his lords land
    Serf
  7. An agricultural laborer who is free to move to another town / manor
    Peasant
  8. a parcell of land that has been given to a vassal from a lord
    fief
  9. collection of fiefs that a lord rules over
    fiefdom
  10. Not of or pertaining to religious or spiritual things
    Secular
  11. Of or pertaining to religious, spiritual, or worldly things 
    Spiritual power
  12. A european noble who served as a mounted warrior
    Knight
  13. The binding law of the medieval church
    Canon law
  14. The practice of being prejudicial against people of the jweish faith
    Anti-Semitism
  15. The expectation of every Christian to give 10% of their yearly income to the church
    Tithe
  16. When an entire town, region, principality, kingdom, or group of people is denied some or all of the sacraments
    Interdict
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DiFrancia Quarterly Review
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2013-01-25 11:48:43
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