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The Idea of Humanism and the Renaissance The Renaissance was an incredibly important turning point in WesternIntellectual and Cultural Tradition All of these changes centered aroundthe idea of Humanism -- in which people became less God Centered andmore Human-centered I have narrowed down these changes and willdiscuss in detail these changes in three major categories PoliticalEducation and the Humanism of Arts The major pollical changes of the Renaissance were from the old FeudalSystem of the Middle Ages into a more flexible and liberal class systemThis was most noticeable in Italy particularly in Florence where thedivisions consisted of the old rich the new rich nobles the middle classand the lower middle classThe poor didnt count This created greatconflict between these social divisions The new rich consisted ofsuccessful merchants capitalists and bankers innovators of new systems ofmaking money The Humanism philosophy was also a very popular with thepeople and many political leaders rose to high positions with support ofthese ideals Three humanists even became chancellors of Florence -- theyused their rhetorical skills to strongly rally the people of Florence The great changes in Education of the Renaissance were inspired atfirst by the desire of Humanists to be wise and to speak eloquently Theidea of useful education for the people and very well rounded schoolingin many different fields of learning were the new defined goals ofRenaissance education People all over Especially in Florence revivedthe Ancient Greek studies of Plato Aristotle and many others Peoplebegan seriously questioning what these people said and re-developed theScientific Theory in which you didnt just accept whatever was said toyou but you tested the truth of it In the area of Humanism and the Arts Renaissance Artists no longerwere subordinate to the interests and the values of the Clergy and wereable to create anything of their artistic will Both men and women werenow able to appreciated arts beyond just religious themes Artists couldalso now take advantage
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