peasants

  • 1 peasants — peasants, peasantry The word ‘peasant’ is a typical example of the confusion of the common use of a word with its sociological definition. Probably the common use, in this case, is more correct. People always know whether or not a person is a… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 2 Peasants —    Throughout late antiquity and the early Middle Ages, society was divided into a number of legal and social classes. Society was ruled by kings and powerful landed nobles and was served by slaves; between the ranks of the great free and the… …

    Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • 3 peasants — ➡ feudalism * * * …

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  • 4 Peasants —    See Farmers …

    Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • 5 peasants — peas·ant || peznt n. farmer, agriculturalist; rustic, person who lives in a rural area; hillbilly, ignorant person …

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  • 6 Peasants, Pigs & Astronauts — Studio album by Kula Shaker Released 8 March 1999 Genre …

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  • 7 Peasants, Pigs & Astronauts — Peasants, Pigs Astronauts …

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  • 8 Peasants' Party — or Peasant Party may refer to one of the following political parties:* Croatian Peasant Party (Bosnia and Herzegovina) * Peasant Party (Republic of China) * Croatian Peasant Party and Croatian Democratic Peasants Party * Polish Peasant Party… …

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  • 9 Peasants Front of Indonesia — ( id. Barisan Tani Indonesia) was a peasant mass organization connected to the Communist Party of Indonesia (PKI). BTI was founded November 25 1945. The previous peasant organization of PKI had been the Peasants Union ( Serikat Tani ) formed in… …

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  • 10 Peasants, War of the (1524-25) — • A revolt of the peasants of southern and central Germany Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 11 Peasants' Revolt — Peasants Re|volt, the a protest in 1381 involving large numbers of English ↑peasants, who were angry about unfair social and economic conditions and about high taxes. They formed an unoffical army, led by Wat Tyler, and marched to London, where… …

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  • 12 Peasants and Workers Party — ( el. Κόμμα Αγροτών και Εργαζομένων, KAE) was a political party in Greece. The party was allied with the Party of Democratic Socialism (KODISO), the party contested the 1981 parliamentary election on a joint ticket with KODISO [Clogg, Richard.… …

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  • 13 Peasants' Revolt — n. the first great popular rebellion in English history (1381), caused by the imposition of an unpopular poll tax: it lasted less than a month and failed as a social revolution * * * or Wat Tyler s Rebellion (1381) First great popular rebellion… …

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  • 14 Peasants' Revolt — n. the first great popular rebellion in English history (1381), caused by the imposition of an unpopular poll tax: it lasted less than a month and failed as a social revolution …

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  • 15 Peasants' Revolt — noun Wat Tyler s rising of 1381 • • • Main Entry: ↑peasant …

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  • 16 Peasants' War — noun A popular insurrection in Germany, in 1525 • • • Main Entry: ↑peasant …

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  • 17 Peasants' War — For other conflicts referred to as peasant wars or revolts, see peasant revolt (disambiguation). The Peasants War (in German, Deutscher Bauernkrieg , literally the German Peasants War) was a popular revolt in the Holy Roman Empire in the years… …

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  • 18 Peasants' Revolt — The Peasants Revolt, Tyler’s Rebellion, or the Great Rising of 1381 was one of a number of popular revolts in late medieval Europe and is a major event in the history of England. Tyler s Rebellion was not only the most extreme and widespread… …

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  • 19 Peasants' Party (Romania) — The Peasants Party (Romanian: Partidul Ţărănesc , PŢ ) was a political party in post World War I Romania that espoused a left wing ideology partly connected with Agrarianism and Populism, and aimed to represent the interests of the Romanian… …

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  • 20 Peasants’ Revolt of 1381 —    The Peasants’ Revolt was an uprising of laborers, urban workers, and peasants that occurred in southern England in the 14th century. It was the culmination of tensions caused by several social factors. The depopulating effects of the BLACK… …

    Encyclopedia of medieval literature