Pain, penance, and protest : peine forte et dure in medieval England / Sara M. Butler, The Ohio State University.

Author
Butler, Sara M. (Sara Margaret) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2022.
Description
xiv, 474 pages ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Series
Studies in legal history [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 416-447) and index.
Contents
  • Peine forte et dure : the Medieval practice
  • Standing mute in the courts of Medieval England
  • Due process and consent to jury trial
  • Peine as barbarity? : putting the practice in context
  • Why stand mute?
  • Standing mute as Imitatio Christi
  • Rejecting the jury, rejecting the common law, rejecting the king.
Other title(s)
Peine forte et dure in medieval England
ISBN
  • 9781316512388
  • 131651238X ((hardback))
LCCN
2021037180
OCLC
1252050752
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