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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 223–261.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Kathleen Davis Duke University Press 2006 a Sovereign Subjects, Feudal Law, and the Writing of History Kathleen Davis Princeton University...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2000) 30 (2): 275–308.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Peter C. Herman © by Duke University Press 2000 Rastell’s Pastyme of People: Monarchy and the Law in Early Modern Historiography Peter C. Herman San...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 597–617.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Maria Giuseppina Muzzarelli The ample record of medieval and early modern sumptuary laws represents an extensive historical period and a broad geographical area. Though scholars have not completely ignored these laws, they deserve far more attention and should be explored from many critical...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2019) 49 (2): 295–317.
Published: 01 May 2019
... witness to promote civic authority and engage the local history of York’s negotiations with royal authority. York’s charters combine the material geography of the city’s boundaries with abstract concepts of legal rights. Medieval law defined witnesses as neighbors close enough to have seen and heard...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2013) 43 (2): 393–417.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Brett F. Parker In 1604, the Elizabethan Society of Antiquaries examined three components of King James’s proposed Anglo-Scottish union: the unity of name, law, and Parliament. As members of the Society reconstructed English history in their papers, a variety of historical and constitutional...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2007) 37 (3): 469–491.
Published: 01 September 2007
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2003) 33 (2): 281–309.
Published: 01 May 2003
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2017) 47 (2): 327–358.
Published: 01 May 2017
... itself between a myth of medieval kingship as limited, contingent, and responsive to human need, on the one hand, and on the other, a myth of Tudor pragmatism as a sovereign assertion of law, the play offers two alternatives to the absolutism of Stuart monarchy without endorsing either. © 2017 by Duke...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2008) 38 (3): 403–412.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Susan Zimmerman The phenomenon of disease played an important role in the development of premodern European culture, and in the reciprocal exchanges between Europe and the New World. Its understanding and regulation involved all sectors of society–religion, politics, science, law, commerce–and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 511–544.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., Asia, Africa, and the New World—was challenged by a range of cultural transformations: changes in the style of clothing, the categories of people who wore particular fashions, the disappearance of fashions over time and through political changes, and the infringement of sumptuary laws. Vecellio...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2009) 39 (3): 619–641.
Published: 01 September 2009
... acquired humanist education by quoting from ancient, medieval, and contemporary authors in Latin, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, French, and Italian, often on the theme of everlasting friendship. This essay looks closely at one album, owned by a German student attending law school at the University of Padua from...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2014) 44 (2): 321–344.
Published: 01 May 2014
... also represents her as a captive of erotic desire, a slave of unruly passion, and a prisoner of the law. This multifaceted vision of royal incarceration is animated by a heterogeneous tradition of ideological writing in medieval and early modern England and Scotland. Three strands of a rich mosaic of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2015) 45 (1): 103–130.
Published: 01 January 2015
...John Jeffries Martin In early modern Europe, judges read the bodies of victims and suspects through a variety of lenses shaped by popular beliefs, Renaissance notions of physiognomy, and by the study of medicine, classical rhetoric, and natural law theory. This article explores the writings of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2010) 40 (1): 119–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... that has been described as “the rise of Protestant legalism.”5 Beyond the potential prosecution of sexual crimes such as those dramatized in the play, another grave consequence of the legalistic movement was the promo- tion of Mosaic law allowing the death penalty for idolatry, which, for many...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 39–56.
Published: 01 January 2001
... more than, descent. The classic and much-quoted definition of Regino of Prüm (d. 915) asserts that “the various nations differ in descent, customs, language and law” [diversae nationes populorum inter se discrepant genere, moribus, lingua, legibus].14 Of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2016) 46 (3): 653–667.
Published: 01 September 2016
... their collegial editorial contribution. The topics for this issue include: 1. Editions and translations 2. Historiography, historians, and critical theory 3. Biographical studies 4. Reformations and conversions 5. Warfare 6. Law 7. Islamic...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 245–288.
Published: 01 May 2005
... excluded them from both the Cortes and the Council of Castile (Consejo Real), composed now mostly of law-trained letrados, who also served as royal secretaries. At the same time, Fernando slowly but fi rmly assumed the Grand Mastership of the old religious-military orders, becoming in practice more...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 289–326.
Published: 01 May 2005
... I desired them that were learned to amend if ought were found amiss. But our malicious and wily hyp- ocrites . . . say, some of them that it is impossible to translate the scripture into English, some that it is not lawful for the lay people to have it in their...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 429–452.
Published: 01 May 2005
... er s e c ut ion . Law and justice . Formations of empire, nation, and state Byzantium Jewish studies Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 35:2, Spring 2005. Copyright © by Duke University Press / 2005 / $2.00. 1...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 219–220.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., science, law, com- merce — and directly affected individuals in every social class. Disease was also a major factor in the new interchanges between Europe and the New World, the Near East, and the Far East. Accordingly, this special issue invites cross-disciplinary perspectives on disease as well...