Created by: Tristan Kalina, Kristen O Connor
Societies in midieval Europe were based off of "Feudal System" which was based on the allocation of land in return for services to the king.
The political, military, and social system in the Middle Ages, based on the holding of lands in fief or fee and on the resulting relations between lord and vassal. 1770-1780. 1770-80.
Feudalism was the medieval model of government predating the birth of the modern nation-state. Feudal society is a military hierarchy in which a ruler or lord offers mounted fighters a fief (medieval beneficium), a unit of land to control in exchange for a military service. (https://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/feudalism.html)
Manorialism was an essential element in feudal societies. It was the organizing principle of the rural economy of the Middle Ages. Manorialism was the heart and building blocks of the feudal societies during its time. During its time it spread into mideival western parts of Europe. It fell by the advent of a money-based market economy and new forms of agrarian contract.