HIS424H1: Violence in Medieval Society

Hours

24S

This seminar explores the social function and meaning of violence in medieval society, and the development of rituals and institutions to control violence. Among the topics treated: Germanic blood feud, aristocratic violence and chivalry, criminal justice systems, violence against minorities, and violence and gender. (Joint undergraduate-graduate)

Exclusion
HIS327Y5
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)