Have you ever heard of the separation between Church and State? In the epoch of the middle ages this yet. The Pope was more powerful than the emperor.
The Organization form of people together in a certain country.
The history has been shaped by discoveries and reforms. But there is only one period that the time of the explorers and reformers.
The Pope is very powerful. But earlier in the history was his power much greater. Did you know that had to vrijvechten of the Netherlands themselves Catholics?
Explore the world without a map in a wooden boat was a huge challenge. The Dutch from the epoch of the golden age were going to meet this challenge.
In the epoch of the golden age there was a transfer of power. The Church had for a long time had the most power. Now the citizens were allowed to govern.
Now you will learn at home and in school that you should form your own opinion. Previously, this often punished. The history changed by the 18th century philosophers
Have you ever considered what it means to be a citizen? From the 19th century, more and more civil rights. Unfortunately not everyone.
What do you do when an idea does not work? Then you come up a new idea. In the epoch of the world wars they were looking for an alternative to democracy
In 2009 an economic crisis broke out. Many people looked back in the history. One was afraid for a crisis such as in the 30 's of the 20th century.
The cold war. After the 2nd World War we are always been afraid for a third world war. There really a 3rd World War threatened for years to come.