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IMC 2023: Sessions

Session 1309: Law after Rome: Networks and Connections in the Leges barbarorum, I - Networks in Lombard Law

Wednesday 5 July 2023, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:Italy in Late Antiquity & the Early Middle Ages (ILAEMA) Project
Organiser:Christopher Heath, Department of History, Politics & Philosophy, Manchester Metropolitan University
Moderator/Chair:Thomas Brown, School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
Paper 1309-aAntiqui homines: Networks of Authentication in Lombard Law
(Language: English)
Christopher Heath, Department of History, Politics & Philosophy, Manchester Metropolitan University
Index terms: Administration, Charters and Diplomatics, Law, Political Thought
Paper 1309-bIntratextual References in the Edictus Rothari: Crimes of the servus regis
(Language: English)
Thomas Gobbitt, Institut für Mittelalterforschung, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Index terms: Daily Life, Language and Literature - Latin, Law, Political Thought
Paper 1309-cThe Case tributarie in Lombard Laws: Roman Heritage or Barbaric Innovation?
(Language: English)
Andrea Mariani, Centro de Investigação Transdisciplinar 'Cultura, Espaço e Memória' (CITCEM) / Faculdade de Letras, Universidade do Porto
Index terms: Administration, Daily Life, Law, Mentalities

These three papers deal with specific aspects of Law after Rome; and in particular three topics associated with Lombard law. Heath deals with the networks created to demonstrate authentication of Lombard law; whereas Gobbitt considers the crimes of the servis regis and how these are dealt with in the Edictus Rothari. The third paper, by Mariani considers the Case tributarie in Lombard Laws.