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STATE FORMATION, ADMINISTRATIVE AREAS, AND THING SITES IN THE BORGARTHING LAW PROVINCE, SOUTHEAST NORWAY

Marie Ødegaard at the University of Bergen published recently an article about Borgarthing in the Journal of the North Atlantic  Special Volume 5 

The article "State Formation, Administrative Areas, and Thing  Sites in the Borgarthing Law Province" discusses some consequences of the state-formation processes on the thing organization in the Borgarthing law province in southeast Norway, between the 11th and 14 th centuries.

The article is part of publication related to The Assembly Project (TAP) – Meeting-places in Northern Europe AD 400-1500 which is an international collaborative project investigating the first systems of governance in Northern Europe.