Como investigar la administración de justicia en el contexto eclesiástico

Seminar series with Jorge E. Traslosheros: "Ecclesiastical Justice"

  • Date: Oct 6, 2022
  • Time: 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Jorge E. Traslosheros
  • Location: Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory
  • Room: Conference Room (Z01)
  • Host: Benedetta Albani, Anna Clara Lehmann Martins
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Como investigar la administración de justicia en el contexto eclesiástico

In this seminar series, Professor Jorge E. Traslosheros (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México) will explore the judicial history of the Roman Catholic Church in viceregal Spanish America, with an emphasis on New Spain. This session will focus on a methodological proposal for approaching judicial history.

Reading material: Traslosheros, Jorge (2014), La definición del objeto de estudio; Del tratamiento de las fuentes, in: Traslosheros, Jorge, Historia judicial eclesiástica de la Nueva España. Materia, método y razones, Editorial Porrúa, México, pp. 49-60.

Professor Traslosheros's presentation will be in Spanish, but other languages are welcome during the discussion. A commentary will be provided by Anna Clara Lehmann Martins.

The seminar series will take place in hybrid form. Both on-site and virtual participation require registration at least one week before the session one wishes to attend. Last-minute registrations will be accepted only on an exceptional basis, depending of room capacity. One may apply for more than one session in the same act of registration. A reminder of the event will be sent to the participants the day before each session. For further information on the seminar sessions, please check the programme.

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