The medieval origins of the legal profession : canonists, civilians, and courts / James A. Brundage.

By: Brundage, James APublication details: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008Description: xvii, 607 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780226077598 (cloth : alk. paper); 0226077594 (cloth : alk. paper)Subject(s): Law, Medieval | Law -- Europe -- HistoryDDC classification: 340.5/5 LOC classification: KJ147 | .B78 2008Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
Contents:
The foundation : the Roman legal profession -- Law without lawyers : the early Middle Ages -- The legal revival of the twelfth century -- Church courts, civil procedure, and the professionalization of law -- Pre-professional lawyers in twelfth-century church courts -- The formation of an educated elite : law schools and universities -- Attaining professional status -- Professional canon lawyers: advocates and proctors -- Judges and notaries -- The practice of canon law -- Rewards and hazards of the legal profession.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [493]-578) and indexes.

The foundation : the Roman legal profession -- Law without lawyers : the early Middle Ages -- The legal revival of the twelfth century -- Church courts, civil procedure, and the professionalization of law -- Pre-professional lawyers in twelfth-century church courts -- The formation of an educated elite : law schools and universities -- Attaining professional status -- Professional canon lawyers: advocates and proctors -- Judges and notaries -- The practice of canon law -- Rewards and hazards of the legal profession.