This powerpoint defines Humanism and the impact that it had on Renaissance society. It goes on to cover the rise of monarchies in France, England, and Spain. Topics included are: the printing press, Petrarch, 100 years war, Joan of Arc, War of the Roses, and the political marriage between Ferdinand and Isabella. The powerpoint includes many images as well as questions for discussion embedded in the ppt itself. It includes 24 slides.