Readers, Texts, and Compilers in the Earlier Middle Ages: Studies in Medieval Canon Law in Honour of Linda Fowler-Magerl

Front Cover
M. Brett, Kathleen G. Cushing
Ashgate, 2009 - History - 205 pages
0 Reviews
Reflecting the focus but also range of their honorand's work in medieval canon law in the era before Gratian, the essays in this volume explore the creation and transmission of canonical texts and the motives of their compilers. They also address the issues of how the law was interpreted and used by diverse audiences in the earlier middle ages, with especial focus on the eleventh and early twelfth centuries.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

an Unusual Bavarian Version
3
Authority and the Canons in Burchards Decretum
35
A Monastic
59
Copyright

7 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information