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Capitalism

-wealth invented to produce more wealth

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Bourgeoise

-middle class

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Dutch East Indies Company

-gained control of East Indies spice trade
-displaced Portugal

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Cavaliers

-upper class
-pro-monarchy

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Roundheads

-Puritans, middle-class
-pro-Parliamentary monarchy

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Nobility of the sword

-inherited
-traditional

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Robe nobles

-bought gov authority

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Mercantilism

-strong, self-sufficient economy
-export raw materials, import finished goods

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Encouraging exploration / motives for exploration

-individualism
-new knowledge
-Asian spices were much sought-out
-search for land
-spread Christianity
-make use of new technology

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Divine right

-many Kings believed that they had been granted their position and power from God
-James I
-Charles I
-Louis XIV