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University of Guelph
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crime, gender, homicide, violence, Scotland, legal culture, conflict resolution, feud
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About Me
As a socio-legal historian, I explore how intersectional identities inform access to sanctioned violence to enact and perform discipline, social control and conflict resolution.
Recent Publications

Larsson, Chelsea. ‘Violence, Legal Culture and Social Control: The Records of Scotland’s Justiciary Court, 1493–1558‘. PhD diss. University of Guelph, 2021.

Hartlen, Chelsea. ‘Catching Fire: Arson, Rough Justice and Gender in Scotland, 1493-1542.’ In Crossing Borders: Boundaries and Margins in Medieval and Early Modern Britain. Essays in Honour of Cynthia J. Neville, edited by Sara M. Butler and K. J. Kesselring, 153–73. Leiden: Brill, 2018

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, United Kingdom, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
1, 2
Expertise by Topic
Family, Gender, Government, Law, Material Culture, Politics, Women