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By the end of the mediaeval period, European society had learned to solve most of its conflicts in courts rather than in military confrontations. The records of these courts allow us to see life as lived by ordinary people. Using translated legal sources, we investigate why people resolved conflicts in court and asks what we can learn about litigants, law and lawyers.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: one 5,000 word essay (75%); one 1,000 word presentation report and one 1,000 word response paper (25%) Resit: Not normally available
Level 3 students will present papers on chosen topics and level 4 students will undertake chairing and also respond to papers by level 3 students