International Conference

Under the aegis of the Department of History and Archaeology, University of Crete , and the Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Rethymno, 21-23 September 2006

Subject: "Gender, family and property in legal theory and practice: the European perspective from 10th-20th century".

The conference, the fourth in a series, is a conception of the European network "Gender differences in European legal cultures / Geschlechterdifferenz in europ?ischen Rechtskreisen". The themes considered will be the ways in which gender was affected by law and social practice in the context of family and property, with reference to a number of European societies from the 10th to the 20th century.