Duby, Georges. The Chivalrous Society (Berkeley : University of California Press, 1977).

ID:
 
2647
 
Title:
 
The Chivalrous Society
 
Primary Author:
 
Duby, Georges
 
Additional Authors:
 
Postan, Cynthia (translator)
 
Publisher:
 
University of California Press
 
Language:
 
English
 
Source Type:
 
Secondary Source
 
Publication Type:
 
monograph
 
Publication Status:
 
Published
 
Place of Publication:
 
Berkeley
 
Date of Publication:
 
1977
 
Notes:
 
Contents: Medieval society.--The evolution of judicial institutions.--Lineage, nobility and knighthood.--The history and sociology of the medieval west.--The origins of a system of social classification.--The nobility in medieval France.--Youth in aristocratic society.--Laity and the peace of God.--The structure of kinship and nobility.--French genealogical literature.--The origins of knighthood.--The diffusion of cultural patterns in feudal society.--The transformation of the aristocracy.--The manor and the peasant economy.--The history of systems of values.