We have all heard of the infamous inquisitions of the middle ages but what exactly were they? Why were they established? Why were they allowed to continue for three hundred years? Do your research and find out; then write an essay.
We owe this interesting activity to my friend and colleague Çiğdem Dalay
Familiarize yourself with the issue:
· “The Inquisition – world history” https://prezi.com/urrwa6g3p0l2/the-inquisition-world-history/
Reading material to annotate: less challenging alternatives
· “What were the Inquisitions?” http://www.gotquestions.org/inquisitions.html
· “The horrors of the Church and its holy Inquisition” http://www.bibliotecapleyades.net/vatican/esp_vatican29.htm Make sure to check the links.
Reading material to annotate: more challenging alternatives
· “A brief history of the Inquisition” http://www.ironmaidencommentary.com/?url=album10_xfactor/inquisition&lang=eng&link=albums
Documentary to watch and make notes on:
· “Spanish Inquisition documentary” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwWXEV7MHgc