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Constance Rousseau


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Contact Information:
Ruane Center for the Humanities 217


Ph.D. - University of Toronto

Area(s) of Expertise:

Medieval History, Italian Renaissance History, 11th-13th Centuries, Medieval Canon Law, Western Civilization, Women, Family, Gender History

Selected Publications:

Rousseau, Constance M.. (2017). Harbingers of the future: Marriage cases during the Pontificate of Innocent III and lateran IV. Zeitschrift der Savigny-stiftung fur Rechtsgeschichte (Kanonistiche Abteilung)134 (103), 178-203.

Rousseau, Constance M.. (2014). Neither Bewitched Nor Beguiled: Philip Augustus's Alleged Impotence and Innocent III's Response. Speculum89 (2), 410-436. Medieval Academy of America.

Rousseau, Constance M.. (2008). "A Prudent Shepherd and a Pastoral Judge: Celestine III and Marriage". Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing Ltd..

Rousseau, Constance M.. (2004). "Produced in Sin: Innocent III's Rejection of the Immaculate Conception. Leiden: Brill.

Rousseau, Constance M.., , Andrews., , Egger. (2004). Pope, Church, and City: Essays in Honor of Brenda M. Bolton. Leiden, Netherlands: Brill.

Rousseau, Constance M.. (2002). "Home Front and Battlefield: The Gendering of Papal Crusading Policy (1095-1221)". Columbia University Press.

Recent Presentations:

Rousseau, Constance M.., International Medieval Conference, London, England, "Pope Celestine III's Construction of Marriage and Sexuality". July, 2005.