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Published: 19 December 2019

340 Pages


ISBN: 9780198785613

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Law in Common

Legal Cultures in Late-Medieval England

Tom Johnson

  • The first comprehensive socio-legal history of this period for two decades
  • Offers a new social history of law that aims to explain how common people negotiated the transformational changes of the long fifteenth century
  • Presents a new interpretative framework for understanding law and society
  • Draws on a large body of unpublished archival material from local archives and libraries across the country