Without a doubt, Ancient Greece has had great influence on the formation and development of western culture and civilization. Athens, arguably the greatest city-state of Ancient Greece, brought forth democracy into the world. It was during the golden age of Ancient Greece that Philosophy, Science, Math, Literature, and the Arts started to make their mark on western civilization. Greek thinkers established the modern fields we now take for granted. It was because of their cultural and intellectual revolutions that the world as we know it now exists.
In contrast to document six, document nine has many of the diseases and shows that Europe is benefiting the most in this trade network. Europe is acquiring wealth from the exploration causing the wealth and power of Europe. This wealth and power leads to new innovations in the Renaissance. Anther effect of the Age of Exploration that eventually supported the Renaissance, was the rise of new institutions. Document seven is a painting showing a moneylender.
Europe’s economy deeply excelled during these years, which turned this country into an economic role model. This religious dispute encouraged noblemen to gain their independence from powerful lords who sold them their land. This system was unfair and only made these men even more powerful than they already were. The pope helped them realize that they deserved better, and he also helped them understand reforms. Europe was influenced by Muslim customs and food cultures that eventually stuck with them over the years that these two religious battled for the holy land.
People were under controlled of the Church and should obey them. Around 12th centuries, the cities growth. More and more people became wealthy because trading. Their successes made them believe that they have personal values and strength. Patrons, the wealthy, hired and supported artists.
By 1629, fearing the punishment by God to the church of English, a group of rich Puritans got together and established Massachusetts Bay Company. And then they transported more Puritans through this joint stock company to their new colony——Massachusetts Bay Colony. Later on, the money that Massachusetts Bay Company gained became capital to create new lives in New English and as simulation of economics to all colonies. The government use the local taxes to build up churches and supported schools. One of the most powerful religious leaders at that time called
Absolutism occurs right after the age of exploration (1500- 1700). This caused the increase of trade and wealth. The reformation hurt the church's power. This led the king to gain that power. Since the trading companies were run by the King, the increase of trade lead to more wealth.
When Harrison was chosen for the precidency he choosed to have the taxes over imported goods increased. By doing this he won support because this helped not only the business men but the country in general. Since people stopped importing and started buying what the united states produced the state won more money. The spoil system was a big issue of corruption in the guilded age. It often hold a battle between the two political parties.
Rockefeller has made an impact on the industrial revolution by changing and monopolizing the oil industry to bigger and better ideas. His funding to major organizations and schools, and motivation towards younger generations to push forward with his
Once they sighted the stars they were able to calculate their latitude. The magnetic compass was used to help explorers more accurately track direction. Cartography was the skill of mapmaking and maps were made faster by using the printing press. In conclusion God, glory, gold, and advanced technology led to European exploration. Portugal was able to discover a sea route to Asia because of three very important people, Prince Henry, Bartolomeu Dias, and Vasco da Gama.
The irony of it all is that the liberal arts were stressed in times of antiquity so that people could actively contribute meaningful merit to society; the study of the humanities, astronomy, science and math were all incorporated to make a well-rounded person and that is the same purpose of the liberal arts today. There is great historical and scholastic value in the arts so to rid our society of them would be
With the development of a civilized society in America during the 1700s and 1800s, the role religion played in an everyday person 's life was becoming more and more weekended. To counter this, a series of religious revivals were set in motion, The Great Awakenings. These were a series of large, sweeping religious, social, and political changes that looked to use the basis of religion to revive faith in a neglected belief, bring about numerous social reforms, and use political groups to great effect on society 's mentality. In this easy we will detail the key participants, the causes and the consequences of the First and Second Great Awakenings in America. The First Great Awakening was a religious revival from the 1730s-1770s, which would