Rancor & reconciliation in medieval England

Rancor & reconciliation in medieval England

Rancor & reconciliation in medieval England

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD608

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Paul R. Hyams
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press, 2003
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Conjunctions of religion & power in the medieval past.
  • Permalink: https://books.lawi.org.uk/rancor-reconciliation-in-medieval-england/ (Stable identifier)

Short Description

XXVII, 344 pages ; 25 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Rancor & reconciliation in medieval England is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Cornell University Press
  • Responsable Person: Paul R. Hyams.
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 2003
  • Last edition Date: 2003
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD608
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 0801439965 9780801439964
  • OCLC: 52091912

Main Contents

Understanding of feud and friendship
Social emotions in a culture of vengeance
Redress for wrong in the governance of late Anglo-Saxon England
Vengeance and peacemaking in the century after the Norman Conquest
Common law and central order in Angevin England
Wrongs and their righting in early common law
The differentiation of wrongs : trespass and the appeal
Was there an enmity culture in thirteenth-century England?
Appendix: Case narratives.

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