The Road to Judgment

9780812232165: Hardback
Release Date: 29th May 1994

4 illus.

Dimensions: 152 x 229

Number of Pages: 368

Series The Middle Ages Series

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

The Road to Judgment

From Custom to Court in Medieval Ireland and Wales

In Dark Speech, Robin Chapman Stacey explores the fascinating interaction between performance and law in Ireland between the seventh and ninth centuries.

Hardback / £54.00

Examines the institution of personal suretyship through the remarkable rich sources extant from medieval Ireland and Wales.

Robin Chapman Stacey is Professor of History at the University of Washington and the author of Dark Speech: The Performance of Law in Early Ireland, also published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.