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Markus Cerman
More than 50 years ago, Jerome Blum published an excellent survey on ‘The rise of serfdom in Eastern Europe’. (Blum 1957) Although in some respects outdated e. g. his postulation of a strictExpand
Social structure and land markets in late medieval central and east-central Europe
Recent research on the development of peasant land markets and transfer patterns for central and east-central Europe concentrated on the early modern period. For the late Middle Ages, rural historyExpand
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Constrained Labour in Early-Modern Rural East-Central and Eastern Europe: Regional Variation and Its Causes
The development of the rural economy of early-modern East-central and Eastern Europe was traditionally associated with the omnipresence of labour constraints in 'serf' societies. Several generationsExpand
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