State and Society in the Early Middle Ages
The Middle Rhine Valley, 400-1000
By (author) Matthew Innes
Series edited by Rosamond McKitterick Christine Carpenter
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State and Society in the Early Middle Ages by Matthew Innes
Book DescriptionThis book, first published in 2000, is a pioneering study of politics and society in the early Middle Ages. Whereas it is widely believed that the source materials for early medieval Europe are too sparse to allow sustained study of the workings of social and political relationships on the ground, this book focuses on a uniquely well-documented area to investigate the basis of power. Topics covered include the foundation of monasteries, their relationship with the laity, and their role as social centres; the significance of urbanism; the control of land, the development of property rights and the organization of states; community, kinship and lordship; justice and dispute settlement; the uses of the written word; violence and the feud; and the development of political structures from the Roman empire to the high Middle Ages.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521027168
(228mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 2-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Matthew Innes
Documentary Culture and the Laity in the Early Middle Ages, Hardback (November 2012)
This revealing study explores how people at all social levels, whether laity or clergy, needed, used and kept documents.
Carolingian World, Paperback (May 2011)
A comprehensive and accessible survey of the great Carolingian empire, which dominated western Europe in the eighth and ninth centuries.
Introduction to Early Medieval Western Europe, 300-900, Hardback (June 2007)
Studying European history, this textbook combines an account of the historical background of the period with discussion of the social, economic, cultural and political structures of the societies within it. It contains chapter summaries; key topic essays discussing archaeological evidence; illustrations from archaeological finds; and more.
Uses of the Past in the Early Middle Ages, Hardback (June 2000)» View all books by Matthew Innes
This book investigates the ways in which people in the early middle ages used the past.
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