Flashcards in Spain Deck (2)
Aragon and Castile
- Separate Kingdoms
- Castile more powerful
- Cortes in Castile:Weak, Crown had power
- Cortes in Aragon:Strong, Upheld people’s rights, Crown has limited power.
- Main religion Christianity
- Jews living in towns, Moors living in country
- Convivencia: coexistence of Muslims, Jews and Christians.
- Ottoman Turks pose threat, especially along coast of North Africa