Centre for Advanced Study

at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

  • Politics, law and society in the High Middle Ages

    How did the introduction of legislation as an instrument of governance affect politics, law and society in the High Middle Ages? Researchers at the Centre for Advanced Study (CAS) aim to give us the answers.

  • Alumni Spotlight: Bjørn Jamtveit

    ‘Basic research often leads us in unpredictable directions and to results we could not have guessed long in advance,’ said Bjørn Jamtveit, former CAS project leader and recently appointed member of CAS’ Board of Directors.