Forms of Law and Social Forms in Béarn, South West France

18 October 2011, 16:00 - 17:30

King’s College, Rylands Seminar Room

Revd Dr Timothy Jenkins (Cambridge, Anthropology/Theology)

This paper is concerned with the ambiguous role that legal forms play in the ethnography of peasant life in Béarn, south-west France, and with tracing through historical materials these forms, the role they play, and the difficulties their description presents.

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