Terms Worth Knowing


Lectures 1-4
Lectures 5-8
Lectures 9-12
Lectures 13-16
Lectures 17-20
Lectures 21-24


Lecture 1
Lecture 2
Lecture 3
Lecture 4
Asia Minor
Francis Bacon
Carthage
Constantinople
Copernicans
René Descartes
Dominicans
Gaul
Huns
Jesuits
Leslie Hartley
Levant
Mediterranean
Mesopotamia
Peter the Great
Ptolemaeans
Renaissance
Rhine
Scientific Revolution
St. Petersburg
Visigoths

Academy
Arian
Arius
Boethius
Byzantium
Cenobite
Charlemagne
Constantine
Constantinople
Council of Nicaea
Diocletian
Eremite
Eucharist
Fathers
Isis
Islam
Jerome
Justinian
Mithraism
Origen
Paul
Peter
Plato
Platonism
St. Augustine
St. Benedict
Theodoric the Ostrogoth
Ulfilas

Anointment
Auctoritas
Capetians
Charlemagne
Charles Martel
Clovis
Doctrine of Two Swords
Donation of Constantine
Donation of Pepin
Holy Roman Empire
Hugh Capet
Immunities
Imperium
Investiture
Leo III
Missi dominici
Normans
Pepin (Pippin)
Poitiers
Theodoric
Zacharias
Advocates
Avignon
Canossa
Celibacy
Cesaropapism
Cluniac Reform
Concordat of Worms
Emperor Frederick Barbarossa
Emperor Frederick II
Emperor Henry IV
Excommunication
Gallic Church
Inquisition
Interdict
Investiture
King Henry II of England
King Philip IV of France
Pope Alexander II (1061-73)
Pope Boniface VIII
Pope Gregory VII (1073-85)
Pope Hadrian
Pope Innocent III (1198-1216)
Pope Innocent IV
Pope Leo IX (1049-54)
Pragmatic Sanction of Bourges
Regalia
Rule of St Benedict
Simony
Spiritualia
Stephen Langton
Sylvester II (Gerbert of Aurillac, 999-1003)
Thomas à Becket
"Unam sanctam"


Lecture 5
Lecture 6
Lecture 7
Lecture 8
Corvée
Demesne
Free tenant
Serf
Villein
Aids
Appeals
Auctoritas
Baillis
Benefice
Circuit judges
Commendation
Coroner
Feudalism
Fief (feudum)
Grand and petit juries
Immunities
Liege lords
Precaria
Rear vassal
Regalia
Scutage
Sheriff
Vassi dominici
Wardship
Writs
Abbasids
Acre
Al-Ma'mun
Antioch
Averroes
Baghdad
Baitu'l-hikma (House of Wisdom)
Edessa
Fatimids
Harun al-Rashid
Hijra (Hegira)
Jerusalem
Manzikert
Muhammad
Peter the Venerable
Qur'ân
Tripoli
Umayyads
Zara
Batu Khan
Bukhara

Genghis Khan
Giovanni di Monte Corvino
Giovanni di Piano Carpini
Golden Horde
Hülegü
Il-Khan
Karakorum
Khwarizm
Kublai Khan
Marco Polo
Ming
Mongke
Mongols
Nestorian
Odoric of Pordenone
Tartars
William of Rubruck
Yuan


Lecture 9
Lecture 10
Lecture 11
Lecture 12
Charter of liberties
Commune
Flying buttress
Free city
Guilds
Relics
Vault
Abelard
Albertus Magnus
Aquinas
Archimedes
Aristotle
Averroes
Avicenna
Boethius
Canon law
Disputation
Ps.-Dionysius
Euclid
Galen
Gerard of Cremona
Gratian
Héloise
Marsilius of Padua
Ptolemy
Quadrivium
Roman Law
Scholasticism
Trivium
Avignon
Babylonish Captivity
Black Death
Boniface VIII
Brethren of the Common Life
Capetians
Ciompi
Condemnation of 1277
Devotio moderna
Doctrine of Two Truths
Gallican liberties
Gerard Groote
Great Schism
Jacquerie
Nominalism
Peasant's Revolt
Pragmatic Sanction of Bourges
Revelation
Unam sanctam
Valois
William of Ockham
MIDTERM


Lecture 13
Lecture 14
Lecture 15
Lecture 16
Agricola
Archimedes
Brunelleschi
Bruni
Cicero
Civic humanism
Corpus hermeticum
Donation of Constantine
Erasmus
Galileo
Leonardo da Vinci
Machiavelli
Michelangelo
Petrarch
Pico della Mirandola
Renaissance
Studia humanitatis
Valla
Vasari
Pierre d'Ailly (Image du monde)
Antilles
Theodore de Bry
Canary Islands
Hispaniola
Mercantilism
Santo Domingo
Paolo Toscanelli
Antinomianism
Augsburg
Brothers of the Common Life
Capuchins
Carafa
Council of Trent
Devotio moderna
Erasmus
Ignatius Loyola
Indulgences
Inquisition
Jesuits
Modus loquendi
Nominalism
Paul III
Predestination
Realism
Tetzel
Theatines
Thomas à Kempis
Ursulines
Weber
William of Ockham
anomaly
Bellarmine
Copernicus
eccentric
equinox
epicycle
Galileo
Kepler
parallax
precession
Ptolemy
Urban VIII


Lecture 17
Lecture 18
Lecture 19
Lecture 20
Act in Distraint of Appeals
Burgesses
Charles I
Commons
Commonwealth
Estate
Fronde
Henri IV
Knights of the Shire
Livery and maintenance
Louis XIV
Lords
Nation
Parliament
Parlement
Sovereignty
Star Chamber
State
status regni
taille
Criterion
Democritus
Douai Bible
Fideism
Galen
Hermes Trismegistus
Isaac Casaubon
King James Bible
Literary empiricism
Mersenne
Michel de Montaigne
Mitigated scepticism
Pyrrho
Pyrrhonism
Que sais-je?
Petrus Ramus
Ramism
Scepticism
Sextus Empiricus
Automaton
Bacon
Descartes
Gravity
Huygens
Kepler
Longitude
Mersenne
Pendulum
Newton
Vortex
Robert Boyle
Charles II
Jean Colbert
Dictionnaire des arts et métiers
Gratifications
Imprimatur
Robert Hooke
Louis XIV
Louvois
Mazarin
Mercantilism
Charles Perrault
Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek
Versailles


Lecture 21
Lecture 22
Lecture 23
Lecture 24
Anne of Austria
Bill of Rights
Charles I
Charles II
Colbert
Commonwealth
Cromwell
Divine right
Edict of Nantes
Elizabeth
Estates
Henry IV
Huguenots
Intendants
James I
Laud
Louis XIII
Louis XIV
Louvois
Marie de' Medici
Mazarin
Middle way
New Model Army
Noblesse de l'épée
Noblesse de robe
Parlements
Peace of Alais
Petition of Right
Protectorate
Puritans
Richelieu
Ship's money
Versailles
William III
Amsterdam
Antwerp
Baltic
Bank of Amsterdam
Bill of exchange
Bourse (Stock Exchange)
Chamber of assurance
Contratto di commenda
Corpo di compagnia
Ducat
Florin
Fluyt
Genovini
Guilder
Hanseatic League
Hidalgo
Huguenots
Scheldt
United East India Co
Walloons
Alexis
Archangel
Azov
Charles XII
Crimea
Don
German Suburb
Hangö
Imperial Academy of Sciences
Ivan V
Leibniz
Muscovy
Narva
Poltava
Pruth
Sophia
St. Petersburg
Streltsy Revolt
Tagonrog
Tatars
Treaty of Nystad
Voronezh