Flashcards in Ch. 1.4 New Patterns of Civilization Deck (19)
religion that spread rapidly in the Arabian Peninsula. means "submission to Allah"
common medieval system. put power into hands of many lords.
law common to the whole kingdom
Great Charter. King John sealed it to give more rights to nobles
representative body of advisers to a king or chief exective
"These religious traditions GRANTED the highest priority on God's will and on the individual's relationship to God."
"Its purpose was to CONFER more rights on nobles."
aka the Prophet. spread the word of Allah.
king of Germanic people (Franks). crowned Roman Emperor by weak Pope Leo III
(p) Middle Ages
about 500-1500. transition between ancient and modern worlds
(p) Edward I
ruler of England. during his reign, parliament formed.
1350-1550. new age based on rebirth of culture of Greeks and Romans
(p) Leonardo da Vinci
Renaissance man. skilled in many subjects.
(p) Protestant Reformation
Martin Luther led this. separate from the Catholic Chruch
(p) Martin Luther
began the Protestant movement. discourage some Catholic practices.
(pl) Arabian Peninsula
part of Southwest Asia. Islam spread here.
Muhammad born here
European island nation