Feud, Violence and Practice
Essays in Medieval Studies in Honor of Stephen D. WhiteeBook - 2010
This collection presents an innovative series of essays about the medieval culture of Feud and Violence. Featuring both prominent senior and younger scholars from the United States and Europe, the contributions offer various methods and points of view in their analyses. All, however, are indebted in some way to the work of Stephen D. White on legal culture, politics, and violence. White's work has frequently emphasized the importance of careful, closely focused readings of medieval sources as well as the need to take account of practice in relation to indigenous normative statements. His work.
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., ©2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 336 pages)