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The English aristocracy, 1070-1272: a social transformation

Crouch, David

Authors

David Crouch

Abstract

The book describes the transformation in aristocrats' expectations, conduct, piety and status;the aristocracy'sexpressions of social domination, and their relationship with the monarchy. It synchronises for the first time English with Continental scholarship, and eschews traditional models of feudal and bastard feudal societies.

Book Type Authored Book
Peer Reviewed Not Peer Reviewed
Book Title The English aristocracy, 1070-1272: a social transformation
ISBN 978-0-30011-455-3
Institution Citation Crouch, D. The English aristocracy, 1070-1272: a social transformation. The University of Hull
Keywords aristocracy, social class, nobility, social display, knighthood, chivalry, social theory, habitus, piety, gender relations, justice, peers, peerage, social conduct,
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