Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2011

292 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780823232680

Bookseller Code (04)

Sanctuary and Crime in the Middle Ages, 400-1500

Karl Shoemaker

A Fordham University Press Publication

  • Elucidates the origins and successive transformations of sanctuary as a central institution of premodern criminal justice.
  • An original and challenging argument regarding the evolution of criminal justice across a millennium and more.