The Oxford history of the laws of England. Volume I, The canon law and ecclesiastical jurisdiction from 597 to the 1640s /

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Author / Creator:Helmholz, R. H., author.
Imprint:Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Description:1 online resource (xxvii, 693 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Law -- England -- History.
Law.
England.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8838397
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Varying Form of Title:Canon law and ecclesiastical jurisdiction from 597 to the 1640s
ISBN:9780191681882
0191681881
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Online resource; title from home page (viewed on Feb. 17, 2012).
Summary:This work traces the history of the reception and role of the canon law in England between 597 and 1649, examining both the establishment of ecclesiastical courts and the heads of jurisdiction within them. Legal practice is viewed against the background of the formal canon law.
Other form:Print version 9780198258971