Feudalism

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Feudalism by Mind Map: Feudalism

1. Kings

1.1. Environment

1.1.1. Lived in royalty

1.1.2. Ruled villages

1.1.3. Owned land

1.2. Rights

1.2.1. Almost unlimited rights

1.2.2. Had control over people of kingdom

1.2.3. Had control over land

1.3. Responsibilities

1.3.1. Take care of people in kingdom

1.3.2. Make political decisions

2. Nobles

2.1. Environment

2.1.1. Owned land

2.1.2. Lived lavish life style

2.1.3. Lived in castle

2.2. Rights

2.2.1. Free men

2.2.2. Could hold own court of justice

2.2.3. Could coin own money

2.3. Responsibilities

2.3.1. Had to look after own land

2.3.2. Lived without working

2.3.3. Raised troops an command them

3. Peasants

3.1. Environement

3.1.1. Live in Lord's manor

3.1.2. Could travel only 25 miles from Manor

3.1.3. Harsh lives under harsh environments

3.2. Rights

3.2.1. Can travel only 25 miles from Manor

3.2.2. Could be freed

3.2.3. Almost no rights

3.3. Responsibilities

3.3.1. Work on their Lord's fields

3.3.2. Had to pay taxes

3.3.3. Serve their Lord

4. Knights

4.1. Environment

4.1.1. Castles and Manors

4.1.2. Lives evolved around fighting

4.1.3. Had own land

4.2. Rights

4.2.1. Free man

4.2.2. Raise knights

4.2.3. Own land

4.3. Responsibilities

4.3.1. Fight for king

4.3.2. Practice fighting

4.3.3. Protect vassals

5. Clergy

5.1. Environment

5.1.1. Village and mideval manor

5.1.2. Monistaries

5.1.3. Top of medieval class

5.2. Rights

5.2.1. Absolve men and women of sins

5.2.2. Identified church, teachings, authorities

5.3. Responsibilities

5.3.1. To oversee spiritual life

5.3.2. Administer necessary sacraments

5.3.3. Absolve men and women of their sins