Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 December 2007

340 Pages

ISBN: 9780198208419

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Orthodoxy and the Courts in Late Antiquity

Caroline Humfress

  • New approach to late Roman law investigating legal practice and courtroom argument
  • Looks at how Roman law created and applied new legal categories and prosecuted 'heretics'
  • Examines the far-reaching effects of late Roman law on theological debate