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Outlawry in Medieval Literature

  • Authors
  • Timothy┬áS.┬áJones

Part of the The New Middle Ages book series (TNMA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Timothy S. Jones
    Pages 1-11
  3. Timothy S. Jones
    Pages 13-50
  4. Timothy S. Jones
    Pages 51-87
  5. Timothy S. Jones
    Pages 89-110
  6. Timothy S. Jones
    Pages 111-127
  7. Timothy S. Jones
    Pages 129-161
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 163-221

About this book

Introduction

Drawing on new historical principles, this book examines literary and historical narratives, legal statutes and records, sermons, lyric poetry, and biblical exegesis circulating in medieval England in order to theorize the figure of the outlaw and uncover the legal, ethical, and social assumptions that underlie the practice of outlawry.

Keywords

drawing England English literature ethics literature lyric medieval literature Middle Ages poetry

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