Work of the Fellows: Monographs

Le “Lit de justice” des rois de France: L’idéologie Constitutionelle dans la légende, le rituel et le discours

Hanley, Sarah (Fellow, 1990-91)

Paris: Aubier, 1991

From the publisher's description:

In this study of the Lit de Justice assembly, Sarah Hanley draws on history, legend, ritual, and discourse to show how constitutional ideologies were propagated in the Grand-chambre of the Parlement of Paris during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries


Subjects: History; Law; Constitutional Law; French History; Legal History; Political History