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Title A companion to Britain in the later Middle Ages / edited by S.H. Rigby
Published Oxford, UK ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Publishers, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 665 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Blackwell companions to British history
Blackwell companions to British history.
Contents England: land and people / Bruce M.S. Campbell -- England: the family and the village community / Phillipp R. Schofield -- England: towns, trade and industry / Richard H. Britnell -- England: popular politics and social conflict / Jane Whittle and S.H. Rigby -- England: women and gender / Judith M. Bennett -- Scotland: economy and society / Nicholas J. Mayhew -- Wales: economy and society / A.D. Carr -- Ireland: economy and society / Brian Graham -- The British perspective / Seaǹ Duffy -- England: kingship and the political community, c. 1100-1272 / Ralph V. Turner -- England: kingship and the political community 1272-1377 / Scott L. Waugh -- England: kingship and the political community 1377-c. 1500 / Rosemary Horrox -- England: law, society and the state / Robert C. Palmer -- England: the nobility and the gentry / Christine Carpenter -- Scotland: politics, government and law / Hector L. MacQueen -- Wales: politics, government and law / J. Beverley Smith and Llinos Beverley Smith -- Ireland: politics, government and law / James Lydon -- England: church and clergy / David Lepine -- England: piety, heresy and anti-clericalism / Matthew Groom -- Scotland: religion and piety / D.E.R. Watt -- Wales: religion and piety / Huw Pryce -- Ireland: religion and piety / Henry A. Jefferies -- England: education and society / Jo Ann H. Moran Cruz -- England: art and society / Veronica Sekules -- England: literature and society / S.H. Rigby -- Scotland: culture and society / Louise O. Fradenburg -- Wales: culture and society / Susan L. Aronstein -- Ireland: culture and society / Edel Bhreathnach and Raghnall Ó Floinn
Summary This authoritative survey of Britain in the later Middle Ages comprises 28 chapters written by leading figures in the field.:.; Written by leading authorities in the field.; Covers social, economic, political, religious and cultural history in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.; Provides a guide to the historical debates over the later Middle Ages.; Addresses questions at the leading edge of historical scholarship.; Each chapter includes suggestions for further reading
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 596-648) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Great Britain -- Civilization -- 1066-1485 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Rigby, S. H. (Stephen Henry), 1955-
LC no. 2002003368
ISBN 0470998776 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
0631217851 (alk. paper)
1405123125 (electronic bk.)
9780470998779 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
9780631217855 (alk. paper)
9781405123129 (electronic bk.)