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Unformatted text preview: (Danish Vikings) invaded and imposed central rule. They instituted Feudalism •Feudalism: A Source of Democratization Feudalism: former political system whereby landed elites controlled people as subjects, tying them to the land and utilizing labor and production. ! Though hardly a democratic institution, feudalism did create a system of mutual obligations at two levels: ! 1. Lords and Peasants ! 2. Monarchs and Lords •Perhaps these obligations became the foundation for the eventual limits on royal power ! ! “Rise and rise again ‘til lambs become lions..” •An important document that came from these “...
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