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Authenticating Marriage: The Decree Tametsi in a Comparative Global Perspective


David L d'Avray


University College London - Department of History

Werner Menski


University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), School of Law

December 1, 2012

Benedetta Albani, Paolo Aranha, Michela Catto (Hg.), Tridentine Marriage in a Global Perspective, Frankfurt am Main: Max Planck Institute for European Legal History [Global Perspectives on Legal History, 2016, Forthcoming]
Max Planck Institute for European Legal History Research Paper Series No. 2016-03

Abstract:     
The article puts into perspective the Council of Trent’s attempt control entry into marriage, as well as the Catholic Church’s previous inability to do so, into a comparative perspective, by looking at similar problems in other societies.

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Keywords: registration, marriage, validity, clandestine


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Date posted: April 10, 2016  

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d'Avray, David L and Menski, Werner, Authenticating Marriage: The Decree Tametsi in a Comparative Global Perspective (December 1, 2012). Benedetta Albani, Paolo Aranha, Michela Catto (Hg.), Tridentine Marriage in a Global Perspective, Frankfurt am Main: Max Planck Institute for European Legal History [Global Perspectives on Legal History, 2016, Forthcoming]; Max Planck Institute for European Legal History Research Paper Series No. 2016-03. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2754003

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David L D'Avray (Contact Author)
University College London - Department of History ( email )
Gower S
London, WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom
Werner Menski
University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), School of Law ( email )
Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square: College Buildings 541
London, WC1H 0XG
United Kingdom

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