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Use this History and Western Heritage video entitled The Late Middle Ages: Renaissance and Discovery to study how Italy during the late Middle Ages that the true outlines of Renaissance life and culture could be seen. Learn how the Italian city-states were the crossroads of Mediterranean trade and enjoyed a degree of urban sophistication unmatched anywhere else in Europe, and how Florence, Milan, Venice, Rome, and Naples were major centers of Renaissance life and Humanism was the key to Renaissance culture. 

Learn about The Renaissance and the time of Discovery.

 

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Renaissance and Discovery video. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • The Renaissance World. Learn about The Renaissance and the time of Discovery. Explore the course of Western civilization, from its birth in the ancient Near East, to the pageantry and plunder of the Middle Ages, to the social and political forces shaping the new Europe of the twenty-first century.
  • Explore the course of Western civilization, from its birth in the ancient Near East to the present day, through the eyes of distinguished historians who teach at Yale and Harvard.
  • Study recent political and social developments in history, including the fall of Communist governments in Europe, the civil war in the former Yugoslavia, changes affecting women in Eastern Europe, as well as environmental issues.
  • Survey the growth of political freedoms, the development of constitutional governments, and the quest for individual rights that have shaped the course of Western history.
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