How Does The Early Modern Period Differ from the Middle Ages?




Early Modern Period

Role of the church






Who controlled education?






What was the basis of scientific belief?





How did writers earn a living?






How was the country governed? How much power did the King have?





What role(s) did women play?






How were the various classes of society viewed? Was there social mobility?





How was the Bible regarded? In what language was it transmitted?





How were books produced? Who could afford them?





What was the purpose of education?





Which was more important, faith or intellect?





What was the size of the known world?





What was English wealth based on?





Who was England= s primary enemy?





What are the major literary forms?