A medieval english village and its inhabitants
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The plan of the lesson Feudal lords and peasants. The community of peasants. Hard life of peasants. Natural economy.
Feudal lords were landowners (manor) – the land which belonged to a feudal lord and where peasants worked The landowner’s land The peasants’ plots of land Feudal estate
Feudal lords and peasants Duties Corvee (the work of peasants on the land of the feudal lord) Metayage (a part of products) Quitrent (money) the forced work for the use of land
Community protected the peasants; divided the fields between families; was in charge of common meadows, forests, roads; kept order on the lands; kept traditions; helped the poor people.
The natural economy When all necessary for life couldn’t be bought and was made by hands of peasants NATURAL ECONOMY