Renaissance . French Word meaning “rebirth”. Renaissance . Describes a period of Western European history between 15 th and 17 th centuries. Occurred AFTER the “Middle Ages”
French Word meaning “rebirth”
Humanism, a system of thought and action concerned with human interests and values, was the dominant movement of the Renaissance.
The ideal so-called Renaissance man was successful in business, well-mannered, educated, athletic, and brave.