The Franciscans:  A Select Bibliography (Summer 2006)

George Dameron (Department of History, Saint Michael’s College)

·        Rosalind Brooke and Christopher N. L. Brooke, “St. Clare,” in Medieval  Women, edited by Derek Baker, editor (Oxford:  Basil Blackwell, 1978), 275-278. 

·        Bruce Carniello, “Gerardo Segarelli as the Anti-Francis, 1260-1300,” Journal of Ecclesiastical History April 2006:  226-251.

·        Herbert Grundmann, Religious Movements in the Middle Ages, translated by Steven Rowan (Notre Dame:  University of Notre Dame Press, 1995).

·        Lezlie Knox, “Audacious Nuns:  Institutionalizing the Franciscan Order of Saint Clare,” Church History  69 (1) March 2000:  41-62.

·        Barbara Sella, “Northern Italian Confraternities and the Immaculate Conception in the Fourteenth Century,” The Journal of Ecclesiastical History 49 (4) 1998:  599-619.

·        André Vauchez, The Laity in the Middle Ages:  Religious Beliefs and Devotional Practices, edited by Daniel Bornstein (Notre Dame:  University of Notre Dame Press, 1993).

Primary Sources

·        Marion A. Habig, St. Francis of Assisi:  Writings and Early Biographies (Franciscan Herald Press, 1983).

·        Walter L. Wakefield and Austin P. Evans, translators; Heresies of the High Middle Ages (New York:  Columbia University Press, 1991).