causes of peasants revolt. 1381 (black death 1348/49 (peasants impacted…
causes of peasants revolt. 1381
black death 1348/49
peasants impacted most
1/3 populatation die.
peasants could demand more wages for work. this gave them more power.
poor harvest. first half century
increased food and rent prices.
statute of labourers. (1351)
reaction by king and nobles against results results of black death.
peasents not allowed to move.
prevented increase in wages.
into of pool tax.
everyone paid same
everyone over 15
church exploitation of peasants.