Title

Secular Law in the Collectio duodecim partium and Burchard’s Decretum

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2008

Publication Title

Bishops, Texts and Canon Law around the Year 1100: Essays in Honour of Martin Brett

Department

Religion

Abstract

Addresses issues relating to the compilation and transmission of canon law collections, the role of bishops in their dissemination, as well as the interpretation and use of law in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.