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1

View of Universe

Celestial spheres, rings of tangible material

2

Plague

1348

3

Statute of Labourers

1351 - stopped the increase of peasants wage and their free movement.

4

Machaut

1300-1377

5

Froissart

1337-1405

6

Guillaume de Lorris

c1200-1240

7

Jean de Meun

c1240-1305

8

Fin amor

mesure vs demesure, adulterous, 'locus amoenus',
Trobadour - 12th Century France. Eleanor of Acquitaine, Marie, Countess of Champagne

9

Estates satire

genre concerned with characteristics and shortcomings of each social group,

10

three estates of the realm

prayed, fought, worked - Parson, Knight, Ploughman

11

Medieval Estates

Church, Nobility, Peasantry

12

Feminine estates

Virgin, Wife, Widow