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On the Social Origins of Medieval Institutions free pdf This is a collection of essays celebrating the career of Joseph F. O'Callaghan, an historian of Spanish history. Written by his students and colleagues, they explore the relationship between human society and the institutions it produces. The first part of the book, "The Influence of Law on Society", contains essays exploring the laws and customs regarding such social institutions as marriage, the care of the sick, and Jews. The second part, "The Relationship between Government and War", focuses on the institutional and technological innovations that the crown and parliament in Spain and England developed to wage war.

About Donald J. Kagay

Donald J. Kagay, Ph.D. (1981) in History, Fordham University, is Assistant Professor of History at Albany State Universities. His recent publications include Iberia and the Mediterranean World of the Middle Ages, Volume II (Brill, 1996). Theresa M. Vann, Ph.D. (1993) in History, Fordham University, is the curator of the Malta Study Center at the Hill Monastic Manuscript Library. She has written extensively on law and military religious orders.

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Author : Donald J. Kagay
Publisher : Brill
Data Published : 27 August 1998
ISBN : 9004110968
EAN : 9789004110960
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 345 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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