‘“To Move the First Day of Term”: Strategies, Practices and a Seventeenth-Century Microhistory’
Suggested Reading: – Simon Roberts, ‘The Study of Dispute: Anthropological Perspectives’, in John Bossy, ed., Disputes and Settlements. Law and Human Relations in the West (1983), ch. 1; – C.W. Brooks, Pettyfoggers and Vipers of the Commonwealth. The ‘Lower Branch’ of the Legal Profession in Early Modern England (1986), ch. 5; – Thomas Barnes, ‘Due Process and slow process in the late Elizabethan-early Stuart Star Chamber’, American Journal of Legal History, 6 (1962), 221-49, 315-46.
Date: 25 January 2018, 17:00 (Thursday, 2nd week, Hilary 2018)
Venue: Merton College, Merton Street OX1 4JD
Venue Details: The Breakfast Room
Speaker: Prof. Jason Peacey (UCL)
Organising department: Faculty of History
Part of: Early Modern Britain Seminar
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Laura Spence