Freedom and Protection: Monastic Exemption in France, c. 590-c. 1100

Kriston R. Rennie

Anno: 2018
Rilegatura: Hardback
Pagine: 256 p.
Testo in English
Dimensioni: 216 x 138 mm
  • EAN: 9781526127723
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This book examines the history of monastic exemption in France. It reveals an institutional story of monastic freedom and protection, deeply rooted in the religious, political, social and legal culture of the early Middle Ages. Traversing many geo-political boundaries and fields of historical specialisation, the book defines the meaning and value of exemption to French monasteries between the sixth and eleventh centuries. It demonstrates how enduring relationships with the apostolic see in Rome ultimately contributed to an emerging identity of papal authority, the growth of early monasticism, Frankish politics and governance, church reform and canon law. -- .