How did people react to the Punishments in this time? (Words to Remember…
How did people react to the Punishments in this time?
Key Points on this Topic
Affected the society of Europe as the people were frightened of the harsh punishments
There were no police or prison so they weren’t forced to do the right thing, they were just aware of the consequences from what they have seen to other people
Different classes of crimes which had different classes of punishment
The only way that order would be established in this period of time is by having harsh punishments for the type of crimes that were committed
There were many types of Crime, Punishments and tortures from Medieval Europe which had influenced the society of Medieval Europe
How Primary Sources Tells us about the Topic
Describes Clearly what is happening and why it is happening and how people react to it
It shows what type of punishments were used
Shows us that people would come and watch the punishments
Words to Remember for my Topic
Torture (and the Devices)
Also use more connectives other than 'and'
What Punishment was used?
They used Torture devices to either kill or make the people confess to what they have done. If they had confessed to what they had done, they were either fined, shamed, killed or put in jail (but they didn't have very good jails)