St. Augustine of Hippo


  • Icon or Taboo?  Probing Augustine in the the 21st Century, Departments of Classics and Divinity, University of St. Andrews, May 19-20, 2005

  • Saint Augustin, Département de Philosophie, Université de Poitiers, 9 Février, 2005




  • Anthologies:

    • On the Free Choice of the Will, On Grace and Free Choice, and Other Writings.  Ed. and trans. Peter King.  Cambridge: CUP, 2010.

    • Augustine: Political Writings.  Ed. E. M. Atkins.  Cambridge: CUP, 2001.

    • The Works of St. Augustine: a Translation for the 21st Century.  Ed. John Rotelle.  New City Press, 1999 - .

    • The Political Writings of St. Augustine.  Ed. Henry Paolucci and Dion Bigongiari.  Gateway, 1996.

    • Clavis Patrum Latinorum.  Ed. E. Dekkers, et al.  3rd Ed.  Steenbrugge, 1995.

    • Kirchenschriftsteller.  Ed. H. J. Frede.  4th Ed.  Freiburg, 1995.

    • Major Writings.  Ed. Benedict J. Groeschel.  New York: Crossroads, 1995.

    • Augustine of Hippo: Selected Writings.  Ed. Mary T. Clark.  Paulist, 1984.

    • The Essential Augustine.  2nd Ed.  Ed. Vernon J. Bourke.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1974.

    • Sancti Aurelii Augustini Opera Omnia.  Paris: , 1679-1700.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • De Civitate Dei.  413-426.

      • City of God

        • Trans. Henry Bettenson.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 2004.

        • Trans. P. G. Walsh.  Aris & Phillips, 2003.

        • The City of God against the Pagans.  Trans. Robert Dyson.  Cambridge: CUP, 1998.

        • Trans. E. B. Pusey.  New York: Random House.

        • New York: Doubleday, 1958.

        • Ed. Gill Evans.  Trans. Marcus Dodds.  Intro. Thomas Merton.  New York: Random House, 1950.  Rpt. 1994.

    • Confessiones.  397-401.

      • Confessions.

        • Ed. Susan B. Varenne.  New York: Vintage, 1998.

        • Trans. James J. O'Donnell.  3 Vols.  Oxford: OUP, 1992.

        • Trans. Henry Chadwick.  Oxford: OUP, 1991.

        • Trans. F. J. Sheed.  1944.

    • De Doctrina Christiana.  396-426.

      • On Christian Doctrine.

        • The Rhetorical Tradition: Readings from Classical Times to the Present.  Ed. Patricia Bizzell and Bruce Herzberg.  New York: Bedford, 2000.  456-485.

        • Trans. R. P. H. Green.  Oxford: OUP, 1997.

        • Trans. D. W. Robertson.  Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1958.

          • Critical Theory Since Plato.  Ed. Hazard Adams.  New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1971.  108-113.




  • Anthologies:
    • Caputo, John D., and Michael J. Scanlon, eds.  Augustine and Postmodernism: Confessions and Circumfession.  Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2005.
    • Dodaro, Robert, and George Lawless, eds.  Augustine and his Critics.  London: Routledge, 2000.
    • Fitzgerald, Allan, ed.  Augustine Through the Ages: an Encyclopedia.  Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 1999.
    • Markus, Robert A., ed.  Augustine: a Collection of Critical Essays.  New York: Anchor Books 1972.
    • Matthews, Gareth B., ed.  The Augustinian Tradition.  Berkeley: U of California P, 1999.
    • Stark, Judith Chelius, ed.  Feminist Interpretations of Augustine.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 2007.
    • Stump, Eleonore, ed.  Cambridge Companion to Augustine.  Cambridge: CUP, 2001.

  • Selected Individual Works:
    • Battenhouse, R. W., et al.  A Companion to the Study of St. Augustine.  1955.
    • Bonner, Gerald.  St. Augustine: his Life and Controversies.  Norwich: Canterbury Press, 1986.
    • Bonner, Gerald.  God’s Decree and Man’s Destiny: Studies in the Thought of Augustine of Hippo.  London: Variorum Reprints, 1987.
    • Brown, Peter.   Augustine of Hippo.  Berkeley: U of California P, 1967.  Rpt. 2000.
    • Chadwick, Henry.  Augustine: a Very Short Introduction.  Oxford: OUP, 1986.
    • Clark, Mary T.  Augustine.  Washington: Georgetown UP, 1994.
    • Deane, Herbert A.  Political and Social Ideas of Augustine.  New York: Columbia UP, 1963.
    • Dixon, Sandra Lee.  Augustine and the Limits of Politics.  Chalice, 1999.
    • Dobell, Brian.  Augustine's Intellectual Conversion: the Journey from Platonism to ChristianityCambridge: CUP, 2009.
    • Elshtain, Jean Bethke.  Augustine and the Limits of Politics.  Notre Dame: U of Notre Dame P, 1998.
    • Gilson, Etienne.  Introduction a 'étude de saint Augustin.  1939.  The Christian Philosophy of Saint Augustine.  Trans.  L. E. M. Lynch.  New York: Random House, 1967.
    • Harding, Brian.  Augustine and Roman Virtue.  London: Continuum, 2008.
    • Harris, Roy.  "The Bible on the Origin and Diversification of Language."  Landmarks in Linguistic Thought I: the Western Tradition from Socrates to Saussure.  London: Routledge, 1989.  36-46.
    • Jackson, B. D.  "The Theory of Signs in St. Augustine's De Doctrina Christiana."  Augustine: a Collection of Critical Essays.  Ed. Robert A. Markus.  New York: Anchor Books 1972.
    • Kenney, John Peter.  The Mysticism of Saint Augustine: Rereading the Confessions.  London: Routledge, 2005.
    • Kirwan, Christopher.  Augustine.  London: Routledge, 1989.
    • Markus, R. A.  "Marius Victorinus and Augustine."  Cambridge History of Later Greek and Early Medieval Philosophy.  Ed. A. H. Armstrong.  Cambridge: CUP, 1967.  331-424.
    • Marrou, Henri.  Saint Augustin et la fin de la culture antique.  1938. 
      • Saint Augustine and his Influence Through the Ages.  Trans. Patrick Hepburn-Scott.  New York: Harper, 1957.
    • Matthews, Gareth B.  Augustine.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2005.
    • Matthews, Gareth B.  Thought's Ego in Augustine and Descartes.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1992.
    • Meagher, Robert E.  An Introduction to St. Augustine.  1978. 
    • Nash, Ronald H.  The Light of the Mind: St. Augustine's Theory of Knowledge.  Lexington: UP of Kentucky, 1969.
    • O'Connell, Robert J.  Soundings in St. Augustine's Imagination.  New York: Fordham UP, 1994.
    • O'Connell, Robert J.  The Origin of the Soul in St. Augustine's Later Works.  New York: Fordham UP, 1987.
    • O'Connell, Robert J.  Imagination and Metaphysics in St. Augustine.  Marquette UP, 1986.
    • O'Connell, James J.  Augustine.  Boston: Twayne, 1985.
    • O'Connell, Robert J.  Art and Christian Intelligence in St. Augustine.  1978.
    • O'Connell, Robert J.  St. Augustine's Confessions: the Odyssey of Soul.  Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1969.
    • O'Connell, Robert J.  St. Augustine's Early Theory of Man.  Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1968.
    • O'Donnell, James J.  Augustine: a New Biography.  San Francisco: HarperCollins, 2005.
    • O'Daly, Gerard.  "Augustine."  From Aristotle to Augustine.  Ed. David Furley.  Vol. 2 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1999.  388-428.
    • O'Meara, John J.  The Young Augustine: the Growth of St. Augustine's Mind Up to his Conversion.  New York: Longman, Green and Co., 1954.
    • Rist, John.  Augustine: Ancient Thought Baptized.  Cambridge: CUP, 1994.
    • Russell, Bertrand.  "St. Augustine’s Philosophy and Theology."  History of Western PhilosophyNew York: Simon and Schuster, 1945.  351-363.
    • Stock, Brian.  Augustine the Reader: Meditation, Self-Knowledge, and Ethics of Interpretation.  Cambridge: Belknap, 1996.
    • Todorov, Tzvetan.  "The Birth of Western Semiotics: the Augustinian Synthesis."  Theories of the Symbol.  Trans. Catherine Porter.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1982.  15-59.

    • Wetzel, James.  Augustine and the Limits of Virtue.  Cambridge: CUP, s1992.

    • Wills, Garry.  Augustine.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1999.




  • France: Institut des Études Augustiniennes (Paris)



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