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The beginnings of English law, Lisi Oliver

Label
The beginnings of English law
Title
The beginnings of English law
Statement of responsibility
Lisi Oliver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ang
  • eng
Summary
Updates previous works with current scholarship in the fields of linguistics and social and legal history to present new editions and translations of these three Kentish pre-Alfredian laws, each situated within its historical, literary, and legal context
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOONL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oliver, Lisi
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
Annotated edition of the early Kentish laws, with facing page translation and commentary
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Toronto medieval texts and translations
Series volume
14
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  • Law, Anglo-Saxon
  • Law
  • Law
  • Law
  • Common law
  • Christianity and law
  • English language
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Manuscripts, English (Old)
  • Droit anglo-saxon
  • Droit
  • Droit
  • Droit
  • Common law
  • Christianisme et droit
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Manuscrits anglais (vieil anglais)
  • LAW
  • HISTORY
  • Anglo-Saxons
  • Christianity and law
  • Common law
  • English language
  • Law
  • Law, Anglo-Saxon
  • Manuscripts, English (Old)
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Wetboeken
  • Oudengels
  • Recht
  • England
Label
The beginnings of English law, Lisi Oliver
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Map of early Anglo-Saxon England""; ""1 Background""; ""An outline of the history leading up to Ã?thelberht's reign""; ""Historical background to Ã?thelberht's laws""; ""Ã?thelberht, Augustine, and the conversion of Kent""; ""The role of kingship and Christianity in the promulgation of law""; ""The manuscript""; ""Archaic traces in the language of the laws""; ""Orthography""; ""Phonology""; ""Morphology""; ""Syntax""; ""Word division""; ""The question of dating""; ""Remnants of oral transmission""
  • ""Chronological layering of Ã?thelberht's laws""""2 The Laws of Ã?thelberht""; ""Notes on the edition""; ""Editorial conventions""; ""Edition and translation""; ""Commentary""; ""Monetary system""; ""Rubric""; ""The church and the public assembly""; ""The king""; ""Fines payable to an eorl""; ""Fines payable to a freeman""; ""Freedmen""; ""Theft""; ""Killing""; ""Rihthamscyld""; ""Personal injury""; ""Women and children""; ""Servants""; ""Slaves""; ""3 The Laws of HloÃ?here & Eadric""; ""Historical background""; ""Some notes on the language""; ""Archaisms""; ""Modernizations""
  • ""Dialect features""""Abbreviations""; ""Edition and translation""; ""Commentary""; ""Rubric and prologue""; ""Fines""; ""Legal responsibilities in hospitality""; ""The process of bringing a charge""; ""The regulation of commerce""; ""Oath supporters""; ""4 The Laws of Wihtred""; ""Historical background""; ""Some notes on the language""; ""Archaisms""; ""Modernizations""; ""Dialect features""; ""Edition and translation""; ""Commentary""; ""Rubric and prologue""; ""Rights of the church""; ""Unlawful matrimony""; ""Abuses by ecclesiastics""; ""Manumission""
  • ""Transgressing the laws of the church""""Exculpation""; ""Theft""; ""Conclusion""; ""Appendix I: Diplomatic Transcription""; ""Appendix II: Comparison of Restitution According to Amount in Ã?thelberht""; ""Appendix III: Comparison of Restitution According to Status in Ã?thelberht""; ""Appendix IV: Payment to the King for Disturbance of the Peace""; ""Notes""; ""Glossary""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Concordance of proper names""
  • ""Previous editions and translations of the Kentish laws""""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""X""; ""Y""
Control code
ocn244767218
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442680531
Lccn
2003269033
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt57zfq
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244767218
Label
The beginnings of English law, Lisi Oliver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Map of early Anglo-Saxon England""; ""1 Background""; ""An outline of the history leading up to Ã?thelberht's reign""; ""Historical background to Ã?thelberht's laws""; ""Ã?thelberht, Augustine, and the conversion of Kent""; ""The role of kingship and Christianity in the promulgation of law""; ""The manuscript""; ""Archaic traces in the language of the laws""; ""Orthography""; ""Phonology""; ""Morphology""; ""Syntax""; ""Word division""; ""The question of dating""; ""Remnants of oral transmission""
  • ""Chronological layering of Ã?thelberht's laws""""2 The Laws of Ã?thelberht""; ""Notes on the edition""; ""Editorial conventions""; ""Edition and translation""; ""Commentary""; ""Monetary system""; ""Rubric""; ""The church and the public assembly""; ""The king""; ""Fines payable to an eorl""; ""Fines payable to a freeman""; ""Freedmen""; ""Theft""; ""Killing""; ""Rihthamscyld""; ""Personal injury""; ""Women and children""; ""Servants""; ""Slaves""; ""3 The Laws of HloÃ?here & Eadric""; ""Historical background""; ""Some notes on the language""; ""Archaisms""; ""Modernizations""
  • ""Dialect features""""Abbreviations""; ""Edition and translation""; ""Commentary""; ""Rubric and prologue""; ""Fines""; ""Legal responsibilities in hospitality""; ""The process of bringing a charge""; ""The regulation of commerce""; ""Oath supporters""; ""4 The Laws of Wihtred""; ""Historical background""; ""Some notes on the language""; ""Archaisms""; ""Modernizations""; ""Dialect features""; ""Edition and translation""; ""Commentary""; ""Rubric and prologue""; ""Rights of the church""; ""Unlawful matrimony""; ""Abuses by ecclesiastics""; ""Manumission""
  • ""Transgressing the laws of the church""""Exculpation""; ""Theft""; ""Conclusion""; ""Appendix I: Diplomatic Transcription""; ""Appendix II: Comparison of Restitution According to Amount in Ã?thelberht""; ""Appendix III: Comparison of Restitution According to Status in Ã?thelberht""; ""Appendix IV: Payment to the King for Disturbance of the Peace""; ""Notes""; ""Glossary""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Concordance of proper names""
  • ""Previous editions and translations of the Kentish laws""""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""X""; ""Y""
Control code
ocn244767218
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442680531
Lccn
2003269033
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt57zfq
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244767218

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