Research - Publications


"Jewish Messiahs in a Christian Empire" by Martha Himmelfarb"Jewish Messiahs in a Christian Empire: A History of the Book of Zerubbabel"
by Martha Himmelfarb, 2017

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ReOrienting the Sassanians: East Iran in Late Antiquity" by Khodadad Rezakhani"ReOrienting the Sassanians: East Iran in Late Antiquity"
by Khodadad Rezakhani, 2017

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Treasure of Heaven by Peter R. Brown"Treasure in Heaven: The Holy Poor in Early Christianity"
by Peter R. Brown, 2016

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"Beyond Greek" by Denis Feeney"Beyond Greek"
by Denis Feeney, 2016

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The Empire that Would not Die"The Empire That Would Not Die: The Paradox of Eastern Roman Survival, 640–740"
by John Haldon, 2016

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"Motions of Late Antiquity" by Helmut Reimitz"Motions of Late Antiquity: Essays on Religion, Politics, and Society in Honour of Peter Brown"
by Helmut Reimitz, 2016


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"Ransom of the Soul" by Peter Brown"The Ransom of the Soul"
by Peter R. Brown, 2015


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"Who Made Early Christianity?" by John Gager"Who Made Early Christianity? The Jewish Lives of the Apostle Paul"
by John Gager Jr., 2015


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History, Frankish Identity and the Framing of Western Ethnicity by Helmut Reimitz"History, Frankish Identity and the Framing of Western Ethnicity"
by Helmut Reimitz, 2015


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"Late Ancient Knowing" edited by Moulie Vidas"Late Ancient Knowing: Explorations in Intellectual History"
edited by Moulie Vidas, 2015


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"Ashes, Images, and Memories" by Nathan Arrington"Ashes, Images, and Memories: The Presence of the War Dead in Fifth-Century Athens"
by Nathan Arrington, 2014


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"Ancient Religions, Modern Politics" by Michael Cook"Ancient Religions, Modern Politics: the Islamic Case in Comparative Perspective"
by Michael Cook,  2014


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"Forbidden Oracles?" by AnneMarie Luijendijk"Forbidden Oracles?  The Gospel of the Lots of Mary"
by AnneMarie Luijendijk, 2014


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"A Critical Commentary on The Taktika of Leo VI" by John Haldon"A Critical Commentary on The Taktika of Leo VI"
by John Haldon, 2013

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"Cultures in Motion" by Helmut Reimitz"Cultures in Motion"
by Helmut Reimitz, 2013







 

Bringing in the Sheaves by Brent Shaw"Bringing in the Sheaves: Economy and Metaphor in the Roman World"
by Brent Shaw, 2013


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"Through the Eye of a Needle" by Peter Brown"Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD"
by Peter R. Brown, 2012


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"Revelations" by Elaine Pagels"Revelations: Vision, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation"
by Elaine Pagels, 2012


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"The Jewish Jesus" by Peter Schafer"The Jewish Jesus: How Judaism and Christianity Shaped Each Other"
by Peter Schäfer, 2012


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"Macrobii Ambrosii Theodosii Saturnalia" by Robert Kaster"Macrobii Ambrosii Theodosii Saturnalia'"
edited by Robert Kaster, 2011


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Macrobius: The Saturnalia by Robert Kaster"Macrobius: 'The Saturnalia'"
edited and translated by Robert Kaster, 2011


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"Origins of Jewish Mysticism" by Peter Schafer"The Origins of Jewish Mysticism"
by Peter Schäfer, 2011


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Sacred Violence by Brent Shaw"Sacred Violence: African Christians and Sectarian Hatred in the Age of Augustine"
by Brent Shaw, 2011


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"Commanding Right and Forbidding Wrong in Islamic Thought" by Michael Cook"Commanding Right and Forbidding Wrong in Islamic Thought"
by Michael Cook, 2010


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"A New Cambridge History of Islam" by Michael Cook"The New Cambridge History of Islam"
edited by Michael Cook, 2010


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"Architecture as Icon" by Slobodan Ćurčić"Architecture As Icon"
by Slobodan Ćurčić, 2010


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"The Apocalypse" by Marth Himmelfarb"The Apocalypse: A Brief History"
by Martha Himmelfarb, 2010


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"Studies on the Text of Macrobius' Saturnalia" by Robert Kaster"Studies on the Text of Macrobius' Saturnalia"
by Robert Kaster, 2010


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"Worlds Together, Worlds Apart" by Brent Shaw"Worlds Together, Worlds Apart: A History of the World: Beginnings Through the Fifteenth Century"
by Brent Shaw, 2010


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"The Oxford Handbook of Byzantine Studies " by John Haldon"The Oxford Handbook of Byzantine Studies"
by John Haldon, 2009

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"Greetings in the Lord" by AnneMarie Luijendijk"Greetings in the Lord: Early Christians and the Oxyrhynchus Papyri"
by AnneMarie Luijendijk, 2009


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"Demons and Dancers" by Ruth Webb"Demons and Dancers: Performance in Late Antiquity"
by Ruth Webb, 2009


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"Politics & the Order of Love" by Eric Gregory"Politics & the Order of Love: An Augustinian Ethic of Democratic Citizenship?""
by Eric Gregory, 2008

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"A Social History of Byzantium" by John Haldon"A Social History of Byzantium"
by John Haldon, 2008

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"Caesar's Calendar" by Dennis Feeney"Caesar’s Calendar: Ancient Time and the Beginnings of History"
by Denis Feeney, 2007


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"Reading Judas" by Elaine Pagels"Reading Judas: The Gospel of Judas and the Shaping of Christianity"
by Elaine Pagels, 2007


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"Jesus in the Talmud" by Peter Schafer"Jesus in the Talmud"
by Peter Schäfer, 2007


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"The Palgrave Atlas of Byzantine History" by John Haldon"The Palgrave Atlas of Byzantine History"
by John Haldon, 2005

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"Studies in the Origins..." by Michael Cook"Studies in the Origins of Early Islamic Culture and Tradition"
by Michael Cook, 2004



 

 

 

"A Brief History of the Human Race" by Michael Cook"A Brief History of the Human Race"
by Michael Cook, 2003


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"Forbidding Wrong in Islam" by Michael Cook"Forbidding Wrong in Islam: an Introduction"
by Michael Cook, 2003


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"Beyond Belief" by Elaine Pagels"Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas"
by Elaine Pagels, 2003


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"Traditions and Contexts in the Poetry of Horace" Denis Feeney"Traditions and Contexts in the Poetry of Horace"
Co-edited by Denis Feeney and T. Woodman, 2002


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"Mirror of His Beauty" by Peter Schafer"Mirror of His Beauty: Feminine Images of God from the Bible to the Early Kabbalah"
by Peter Schäfer, 2002


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"Poverty and Leadership" by Peter Brown"Poverty and Leadership in the Later Roman Empire"
by Peter R. Brown, 2001


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"The Koran" by Michael Cook"The Koran: a Very Short Introduction"
by Michael Cook, 2000


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"Literature and Religion at Rome" by Denis Feeney"Literature and Religion at Rome: Cultures, Contexts, and Beliefs"
by Denis Feeney, 1998


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"Allusion and Intertext" Denis Feeney"Allusion and Intertext: Dynamics of Appropriation in Roman Poetry (Roman Literature and its Contexts)"
Co-edited by Denis Feeney and Stephen Hinds, 1998


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"The Rise of Western Christendom" by Peter Brown"The Rise of Western Christendom: Triumph and Diversity, A.D. 200-1000"
by Peter R. Brown, 1996


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"Authority and the Sacred" by Peter Brown"Authority and the Sacred: Aspects of the Christianization of the Roman World"
by Peter R. Brown, 1995


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"Power and Persuasion in Late Antiquity" by Peter Brown"Power and Persuasion in Late Antiquity: Towards a Christian Empire"
by Peter R. Brown, 1992


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"The Gods in Epic" by Denis Feeney"The Gods in Epic: Poets and Critics of the Classical Tradition"
by Denis Feeney, 1991


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"The Body and Society" by Peter Brown"The Body and Society: Men, Women, and Sexual Renunciation in Early Christianity"
by Peter R. Brown, 1988


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"Guardians of Language" by Robert Kaster"Guardians of Language:  The Grammarian and Society in Late Antiquity, The Transformation of the Classical Heritage"
by Robert Kaster, 1988


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"Adam, Eve and the Serpent: Sex and Politics in Early Christianity"Adam, Eve and the Serpent" by Elaine Pagels"
by Elaine Pagels, 1988


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"John Philoponus’ Criticism of Aristotle’s Theory of Aether" by Christian Wildberg"John Philoponus’ Criticism of Aristotle’s Theory of Aether"
by Christian Wildberg, 1988


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"Late Antiquity" by Peter Brown"Late Antiquity"
by Peter R. Brown, 1987


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"Philoponus" by Christian Wildberg"Philoponus against Aristotle on the Eternity of the World"
by Christian Wildberg, 1987


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"The Origins of Anti-Semitism" by John Gager"The Origins of Anti-Semitism: Attitudes toward Judaism in Pagan and Christian Antiquity"
by John Gager Jr., 1985


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"Tours of Hell" by Martha Himmelfarb"Tours of Hell: An Apocalyptic Form in Jewish and Christian Literature"
by Martha Himmelfarb, 1983


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"Society and the Holy in Late Antiquity" by Peter Brown"Society and the Holy in Late Antiquity"
by Peter R. Brown, 1982


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"The Cult of the Saints" by Peter Brown

"The Cult of the Saints: Its Rise and Function in Latin Christianity"
by Peter R. Brown, 1981


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"Early Muslim Dogma" by Michael Cook"Early Muslim Dogma: A Source-Critical Study"
by Michael A. Cook, 1981


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"The Gnostic Gospels" by Elaine Pagels"The Gnostic Gospels"
by Elaine Pagels, 1979


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"The Making of Late Antiquity" by Peter Brown"The Making of Late Antiquity"
by Peter R. Brown, 1978


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"Kingdom and Community" by John Gager"Kingdom and Community: The Social World of Early Christianity"
by John Gager Jr., 1975







 

"The Gnostic Paul" by Elaine Pagels"The Gnostic Paul: Gnostic Exegesis of the Pauline Letters "
by Elaine Pagels, 1975


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"The World of Late Antiquity" by Peter Brown"The World of Late Antiquity: AD 150-750"
by Peter R. Brown, 1971


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"Augustine of Hippo" by Peter Brown"Augustine of Hippo: a Biography"
by Peter R. Brown, 1967


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