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Author Rosenwein, Barbara H.

Title Negotiating space : power, restraint, and privileges of immunity in early medieval Europe / Barbara H. Rosenwein
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1999

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Description xxii, 267 pages : illustrations, facsimile, genealogical tables, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Pt. I. Prohibition. 1. Late Antique Traditions. 2. Entry and Encroachment. 3. The "Secret Enclosure" 4. The Heyday of Merovingian Immunities -- Pt. II. Control. 5. "Playing a New Tune": The Carolingians. 6. A Meeting of Minds -- Pt. III. Divergence. 7. A Gift-Giving King. 8. The Making of the Sacred Ban. 9. "A Man's House Is His Castle": Anglo-American Echoes -- Conclusion. Political Theory on the Ground -- App. 1. An Immunity of King Theuderic III (October 30, 688): ChLA 13:90-91, no. 570 -- App. 2. A Comparison of Key Clauses in Gorze, no. 4, and Marculf, no. 1 -- App. 3. An Immunity of Charlemagne (December 6, 777): ChLA 19:28-33, no. 679 -- App. 4. Carolingian Immunities and Asylum -- App. 5. A Concession of King Berengar (August 24, 906): DBer no. 65, pp. 177-78 -- App. 6. Foundation Charters of Cluny and Pothieres/Vezelay: Key Clauses Compared -- App. 7. An Immunity of John XI (March 931): Zimmermann 1:107-8, no. 64
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-259) and index
Subject Immunity (Feudalism)
Europe -- Politics and government -- 476-1492.
LC no. 98031501
ISBN 0801435234 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801485215 (paperback: alk. paper)