Marcia Colish

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Lect History
320 York St, New Haven, CT 06511-3627


Lecturer in History

    240 Hall of Graduate Studies
    420 York Street


B.A., Smith College, 1958
M.A., Yale University, 1959
Ph.D., Yale University, 1965

Select Publications

-The Mirror of Language:  A Study in the Medieval Theory of Knowledge (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1968; rev. ed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1983; paperback ed. 2004).

-The Stoic Tradition from Antiquity to the Early Middle Ages, 2 vols. (Leiden: Brill, 1985; rev paperback ed 1990).

-Peter Lombard, 2 vols. (Leiden: Brill, 1994).
-Medieval Foundations of the Western Intellectual Tradition, 400-1400 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997; paperback ed. 1998; reprint 2002; Italian trans. 2003; Chinese trans. 2009).

-Ambrose’s Patriarchs: Ethics for the Common Man (Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2005).

-Studies in Scholasticism (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006). The Fathers and Beyond: Church Fathers betweern Ancient and Medieval Thought (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008).

-Faith, Fiction, and Force in Medieval Baptismal Debates (Washington, D.C.:  Catholic University of America Press, 2014)

-Seneca Philosophus, co-edited with Julia Wildberger (Berlin:  DeGruyter, 2014)