Articles on the History of Law and Political Ideas
Professor Fredric Cheyette
Department of History
Amherst College

"Procurations by Large-scale Communities in Fourteenth-century France." Speculum 38 (1962) 18-31.

"La justice et le pouvoir royal à la fin du Moyen-âge français," Revue historique de droit français et étranger, 4me sér., 40 (1962) 373-94.

"Custom, Case Law, and Medieval `Constitutionalism": a Reconsideration," Political Science Quarterly 78 (1963) 362-90.

"Kings, Courts, Cures and Sinecures: the Statute of Provisors and the Common Law," Traditio 19 (1963) 295-349.

"Choice of Law in Medieval France," Essays in Legal History in Honor of Justice Felix Frankfurter ed. M. Forkosch (Indianapolis, 1966) pp. 481-96.

"The Sovereign and the Pirates, 1332," Speculum 45 (1970) 40-68.

"Suum cuique tribuere," French Historical Studies 6 (1970) 287-99. [Reprinted in Debating the Middle Ages: issues and readings, ed. B. Rosenwein and L.K. Little (Oxford, 1998)]

"The Royal Safeguard in Medieval France," Post Scripta: Studies in Honor of Gaines Post [Studia Gratiana 15], (Rome, 1972), pp. 631-52.

"The Invention of the State," Essays on Medieval Civilization, ed. B. K. Ladner and K.R. Philp [Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures 12] (Austin TX, 1978), pp. 143-78.