Dr. Michael L. Monheit

Dr. Michael L. Monheit



Michael Monheit retired from the University of South Alabama on June 1, 2014

B.A., University of California at Berkeley
M.A., Princeton University
Ph.D. Princeton University

See More


Journal Articles

“Jean Calvin, Martin Bucer and Gérard Roussel on Participation in Catholic Rites [tentative title],” article in preparation for publication building upon three recent conference papers.

“Word Against Image: A Reconsideration of Calvin's View on the Role of Art in Worship,” in Calvin, Beza and Later Calvinism: Papers Presented at the 15th Colloquium of the Calvin Studies Society, April 7-9, 2005, ed. David Foxgrover, 83-108, Grand Rapids, Michigan (Calvin Studies Society) 2006.

Article “Calvin,” (2,000 words) in Europe 1450-1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World, 6 vols., (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2004)

Two Articles, “Guillaume Budé” and “Legal Humanism,” in The Encyclopedia of the Renaissance, Paul F. Grendler, ed., 6 vols., (New York, Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1999)

"Young Calvin, Textual Interpretation and Roman Law," Bibliothèque d'Humanisme et Renaissance, T. LIX, No. 2, 1997, 263-282, Geneva.

"The Origins of the edictalis-decretalis bonorum possessio Distinction in a Renaissance Defense of Scholastic Hermeneutics," Quaderni Fiorentini per la Storia del Pensiero Giuridico Moderno (Florentine Studies in the History of Modern Legal Thought), vol. XXVE 1996, 469-83, Florence.

"Guillaume Budé, Andrea Alciato, Pierre de l'Estoile: Renaissance  Interpreters of Roman Law," The Journal of the History of Ideas, Vol. LVIII, No. 1, Jan. 1997, 21-40, winner of the Selma V. Forkosch Prize for Best Article, Journal of the History of Ideas, 1997.

"'The Ambition for an Illustrious Name': Humanism, Patronage, and Calvin's Doctrine of the Calling," The Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. XXIII, No. 2, Summer 1992, pp. 267-87; read at the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference October 28, 1989, Minneapolis, Minn.

See More