IMC 2012: Sessions

Session 1104: Crusades and the Latin East Update, II: Crusader States, Muslims, and Laws

Wednesday 11 July 2012, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Cardiff Centre for the Crusades, Cardiff University / Society for the Study of the Crusades & the Latin East
Organiser:Betty Binysh, School of History, Archaeology & Religion, Cardiff University
Moderator/Chair:Peter Edbury, School of History, Archaeology & Religion, Cardiff University
Paper 1104-aBefore They Were Famous: The Briennes and the Crusades to c. 1200
(Language: English)
Guy Perry, School of History, University of Leeds
Index terms: Crusades, Genealogy and Prosopography, Local History, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 1104-bConsiderate Crusaders and Accommodating Ayyubids?: Christian-Muslim Relations in the Latin East
(Language: English)
Betty Binysh, School of History, Archaeology & Religion, Cardiff University
Index terms: Crusades, Islamic and Arabic Studies, Law, Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 1104-cLaying Down the Law: The Livre au Roi and Royal Power in the Kingdom of Jerusalem
(Language: English)
Stephen David Donnachie, Department of History & Classics, Swansea University
Index terms: Administration, Crusades, Law, Politics and Diplomacy
Abstract

This session will highlight developments in the study of the Crusades and the Latin East. It offers fresh insights into one crusading family, the development of laws and the interaction between crusaders and Franks in the Crusader States and their Muslims neighbours.