In what ways was the Renaissance a significant break from the Middle Ages? Was the Renaissance a truly dramatic change, or were there significant continuities between the two periods (or both)?
Dear Nicole Nig,
A huge question...plus the difficulty of reconstructing history accurately...
- In case this might be for your homework, what I did was to locate an article for you from the New World Encyclopedia that does a fair job of examining the contingencies... http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Renaissance
- However, just for your own interest, I myself do believe … Read more