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State and Society in the Early Middle Ages : The Middle Rhine Valley, 400-1000.

By: Series: Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth SeriesPublisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000Copyright date: ©2000Description: 1 online resource (337 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9780511150517
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: State and Society in the Early Middle Ages : The Middle Rhine Valley, 400–1000DDC classification:
  • 943
LOC classification:
  • DD801.R76 I56 2000
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover -- Half-title -- Series-title -- Title -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- FIGURES -- ABBREVIATIONS -- A NOTE ON NOMENCLATURE AND CITATIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- 1 INTRODUCTION -- REGION, SOURCES AND SCOPE -- EARLY MEDIEVAL POLITICS: PROBLEMS OF APPROACH -- 2 MONASTICISM, SPIRITUAL PATRONAGE AND SOCIAL STRUCTURE -- GIFTS TO THE CHURCH: PATTERNS AND POTENTIAL -- SPIRITUAL PATRONAGE AND GIFTS TO THE CHURCH -- FUNERARY RITUAL, INHERITANCE AND GIFT EXCHANGE -- GIFTS OF LAND AND SOCIAL POWER -- THE IMPLICATIONS OF MONASTIC LANDHOLDING -- 3 LAND, KINSHIP AND STATUS -- THE ELITE: KINSHIP, LAND AND INHERITANCE -- LORSCH'S FOUNDERS -- THE FAMILY OF OTAKAR -- THE FAIMALY OF HRABAN MAUR -- LAND AS PROPERTY -- THE EXPLOITATION OF LAND AND THE ORGANISATION OF ESTATES -- VERTICAL INTEGRATION: SOCIAL STATUS -- VERTICAL INTEGRATION: KINSHIP AND LORDSHIP -- THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN LAND AND POWER -- 4 LOCAL POWER: COLLECTIVE ACTION, CONFLICT AND CONSENSUS -- PATTERNS OF PUBLIC ACTION -- CITIES, MONASTERIES AND COLLECTIVE ACTION -- RURAL SETTLEMENTS -- SCRIBES AS GUARDIANS OF LEGAL TRADITION -- COUNTS AND PUBLIC MEETINGS -- LOCAL POLITICAL LEADERSHIP -- VIOLENCE, RITUAL AND DISPUTE SETTLEMENT -- THE TEXTURE OF LOCAL POWER -- 5 LOCALITY AND CENTRE: MECHANISMS OF EXTRACTION -- APPROACHING EARLY MEDIEVAL GOVERNMENT -- MILITARY SERVICE -- THE ARMY TAX -- ROYAL LEVIES -- 6 POLITICAL POWER FROM THE FIFTH TO THE ELEVENTH CENTURY -- INTRODUCTION -- ROMAN TO MEROVINGIAN -- THE MEROVINGIAN MIDDLE RHINE -- FORGING THE PAX KAROLINA -- MAINTAINING THE PAX KAROLINA -- THE POLITICS OF DIVISION -- THE ZENITH OF CAROLINGIAN POLITICS -- CRISIS, CONFLICT AND CONSOLIDATION -- THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE EARLY MEDIEVAL POLITY -- 7 CONCLUSION: STATE AND SOCIETY IN THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST -- STRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS OF EARLY MEDIEVAL POLITIES -- PUBLIC AND PRIVATE, STATE AND SOCIETY.
INTERPRETING THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST -- LIST OF PRIMARY SOURCES -- 1 LEGAL SOURCES -- 1(A) CARTULARIES, COLLECTIONS, POLYPTYCHS (BY INSTITUTION) -- 1(B) ROYAL CHARTERS -- 1(C) CHARTERS (MISCELLANEOUS) -- 1(D) FORMULARIES -- 1(E) LEGISLATION -- 2 COMMEMORATIVE MATERIAL -- 2(A) 'LIBRI MEMORIALES' AND NECROLOGIES -- 3 LETTERS AND LETTER COLLECTIONS -- 4 LITERARY SOURCES -- BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SECONDARY WORKS -- INDEX.
Summary: A detailed analysis of the workings of society at the heart of Charlemagne's empire during the 'Dark Ages'.
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Cover -- Half-title -- Series-title -- Title -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- FIGURES -- ABBREVIATIONS -- A NOTE ON NOMENCLATURE AND CITATIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- 1 INTRODUCTION -- REGION, SOURCES AND SCOPE -- EARLY MEDIEVAL POLITICS: PROBLEMS OF APPROACH -- 2 MONASTICISM, SPIRITUAL PATRONAGE AND SOCIAL STRUCTURE -- GIFTS TO THE CHURCH: PATTERNS AND POTENTIAL -- SPIRITUAL PATRONAGE AND GIFTS TO THE CHURCH -- FUNERARY RITUAL, INHERITANCE AND GIFT EXCHANGE -- GIFTS OF LAND AND SOCIAL POWER -- THE IMPLICATIONS OF MONASTIC LANDHOLDING -- 3 LAND, KINSHIP AND STATUS -- THE ELITE: KINSHIP, LAND AND INHERITANCE -- LORSCH'S FOUNDERS -- THE FAMILY OF OTAKAR -- THE FAIMALY OF HRABAN MAUR -- LAND AS PROPERTY -- THE EXPLOITATION OF LAND AND THE ORGANISATION OF ESTATES -- VERTICAL INTEGRATION: SOCIAL STATUS -- VERTICAL INTEGRATION: KINSHIP AND LORDSHIP -- THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN LAND AND POWER -- 4 LOCAL POWER: COLLECTIVE ACTION, CONFLICT AND CONSENSUS -- PATTERNS OF PUBLIC ACTION -- CITIES, MONASTERIES AND COLLECTIVE ACTION -- RURAL SETTLEMENTS -- SCRIBES AS GUARDIANS OF LEGAL TRADITION -- COUNTS AND PUBLIC MEETINGS -- LOCAL POLITICAL LEADERSHIP -- VIOLENCE, RITUAL AND DISPUTE SETTLEMENT -- THE TEXTURE OF LOCAL POWER -- 5 LOCALITY AND CENTRE: MECHANISMS OF EXTRACTION -- APPROACHING EARLY MEDIEVAL GOVERNMENT -- MILITARY SERVICE -- THE ARMY TAX -- ROYAL LEVIES -- 6 POLITICAL POWER FROM THE FIFTH TO THE ELEVENTH CENTURY -- INTRODUCTION -- ROMAN TO MEROVINGIAN -- THE MEROVINGIAN MIDDLE RHINE -- FORGING THE PAX KAROLINA -- MAINTAINING THE PAX KAROLINA -- THE POLITICS OF DIVISION -- THE ZENITH OF CAROLINGIAN POLITICS -- CRISIS, CONFLICT AND CONSOLIDATION -- THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE EARLY MEDIEVAL POLITY -- 7 CONCLUSION: STATE AND SOCIETY IN THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST -- STRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS OF EARLY MEDIEVAL POLITIES -- PUBLIC AND PRIVATE, STATE AND SOCIETY.

INTERPRETING THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST -- LIST OF PRIMARY SOURCES -- 1 LEGAL SOURCES -- 1(A) CARTULARIES, COLLECTIONS, POLYPTYCHS (BY INSTITUTION) -- 1(B) ROYAL CHARTERS -- 1(C) CHARTERS (MISCELLANEOUS) -- 1(D) FORMULARIES -- 1(E) LEGISLATION -- 2 COMMEMORATIVE MATERIAL -- 2(A) 'LIBRI MEMORIALES' AND NECROLOGIES -- 3 LETTERS AND LETTER COLLECTIONS -- 4 LITERARY SOURCES -- BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SECONDARY WORKS -- INDEX.

A detailed analysis of the workings of society at the heart of Charlemagne's empire during the 'Dark Ages'.

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