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Title:
Society and homicide in thirteenth-century England
Author:
Given, James Buchanan.
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Publication Information:
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1977.
Physical Description:
xiv, 262 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
Originally presented as the author's thesis, Stanford University.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
1440 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780804709392
Format :
Book

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Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. 1
1 the Records and the Societiesp. 4
2 the Frequency of Homicidep. 33
3 Homicide and the Medieval Householdp. 41
4 Social Status and Violent Conflictp. 66
5 the Accused Slayer in Courtp. 91
6 the Entrepreneurs of Violencep. 106
7 Violence and Sexual Identityp. 134
8 Homicide and the Rural Communityp. 150
9 Homicide and the Urban Communityp. 174
10 Violence and Its Controlp. 188
Appendix. Statistical Tests Usedp. 215
Notesp. 217
Selected Bibliographyp. 235
Indexp. 253
Erratap. 267