New perspectives on the Scottish Wars of Independence
Friday, 23 August 2013 from 09:30 to 17:00 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
New perspectives on the Scottish Wars of Independence: Scotland and the governance of England in the thirteenth century
Friday 23 August (Senate Room, Univ. of Glasgow)
Part I: Sheriffs and counties in Northern England
- Beth Hartland, ‘The People of Northern England: Cumberland, Westmorland and Northumberland, 1216–1286’.
- Richard Cassidy, ‘Sheriffs, kings and rebels in Cumberland and Northumberland’.
Part II: Government and People in Scotland and Northern England
- David Carpenter, ‘The King’s Government in Northern England in the thirteenth century’.
- Matthew Hammond, ‘North of the Forth in the Ragman Roll’.
- Matthew Hammond (ed.), New Perspectives on Medieval Scotland 1093–1286 (Boydell Press)
- Also on sale will be the new paperback edition of Dauvit Broun, Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain from the Picts to Alexander III (EUP)
Part III: English politics in Scotland
- John Reuben Davies, ‘England in the Chronicle of Melrose’.
- Fergus Oakes, ‘Alexander III and the Barons’ Wars’.
Part IV: Law and political ideas in the construction of Scottish independence
- Sophie Ambler, ‘The Montfortian revolution and Scottish political thought’.
- Sarah Tebbit, ‘The legal context of the formulation of nationhood in early fourteenth-century Scottish texts’.
- Dauvit Broun, ‘The Breaking of Britain: cross-border society and Scottish independence’.