Robert C Figueira

Robert C. Figueira

Professor of History
Ph.D., Cornell University (1980)
M.A., Cornell University (1976)
B.A., Wesleyan University (1973)



CLASSES TAUGHT
Course Num Course Title
HIST-101 Western Civilization to 1600
HIST-102 Western Civilization 1600-1918
HIST-201 Intro to the Study of History
HIST-301 The Italian Renaissance
HIST-326 Ancient World
HIST-327 The Early Middle Ages
HIST-328 The High Middle Ages
HIST-329 The Late Middle Ages
HIST-330 Robin Hood
HIST-355 Late Antiquity
HIST-441 Medieval Mentalities
HIST-441 Renaissance History and Art
HIST-490 Internship
HIST-499 Senior Capstone Seminar
HONS-390 The Italian Renaissance
RELI-330 The Papacy
RELI-441 The Papacy (now RELI-330)

BOOKS
  • Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2015. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2015)
  • Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2014. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2014)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2013. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2013)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2012. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2012)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2011. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2011)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2010. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2010)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2009. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2009)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2008. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2008)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2007. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2007)
  • Plenitude of Power: The Doctrines and Exercise of Authority in the Middle Ages. Essays in Memory of Robert Louis Benson. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate. (2006)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2006. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2006)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2005. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2005)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2004. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2004)
  • The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association 2002. Columbia, SC: South Carolina Historical Association. (2002)
CHAPTERS, CASES, READINGS, SUPPLEMENTS
  • "The Medieval Papal Legate and His Province: Geographical Limits of Jurisdiction". Plenitude of Power: The Doctrines and Exercise of Authority in the Middle Ages. Essays in Memory of Robert Louis Benson, ed. Robert C. Figueira. Aldershot, UK: As
  • "Gregory IX". The Great Popes Through History: An Encyclopedia, ed. Frank J. Coppa. Westport and London: Greenwood Press, London. (2002: v. 1, pp. 133-53)
  • "Papal Reserved Powers: Some Decretist Texts". Grundlagen des Rechts. Festschrift für Peter Landau zum 65. Geburtstag, eds. Richard H. Helmholz, Paul Mikat, Jörg Müller, and Michael Stolleis. Paderborn - München - Wien – Zürich: Rechts- und Staa
  • "Auctoritates in the Casus decretalium of Ricardus de Mores". Proceedings of the Ninth International Congress of Medieval Canon Law, Monumenta Iuris Canonici, Series C: Subsidia, v. 10, eds. Peter Landau and Jörg Müller. Vatican City: Bibliotec
  • "Ricardus de Mores at Common Law: The Second Career of an Anglo-Norman Canonist". Regensburg, Bayern und Europa: Festschrift Kurt Reindel, eds. Peter Segl and Lothar Kolmer. Regensburg, FRG: Universitaetsverlag Regensburg. (1995: 281-299)
  • "Ricardus de Mores and his Casus decretalium: the birth of a canonistic genre". Proceedings of the Eighth International Congress of Medieval Canon Law, Monumenta Iuris Canonici, Series C: Subsidia, v. 9, ed. Stanley Chodorow. Vatican City: Bibl
  • "Subdelegation by Papal Legates in Thirteenth-Century Canon Law: Powers and Limitations". In Iure Veritas: Studies in Canon Law in Memory of Schafer Williams; eds. Steven Bowman and Blanche Cody. Cincinnati: University of Cincinnati College of
  • "Papal Reserved Powers and the Limitations on Legatine Authority". Popes, Teachers, and Canon Law in the Middle Ages. Festschrift Brian Tierney, eds. James Ross Sweeney and Stanley Chodorow. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. (1989: 191-211)
ARTICLES - REFEREED
  • "The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association: Index of Articles 2011-2015" in The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association. (2016)
  • Review note for Jacques Le Goff, Money and the Middle Ages. An Essay in Historical Anthropology in Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. (2013)
  • Review note for Jonathan R. Lyon, Princely Brothers and Sisters. The Sibling Bond in German Politics, 1100-1250 in Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. (2013)
  • Review note for Steven A. Epstein, The Medieval Discovery of Nature in Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. (2013)
  • Review note for Roger Collins, Keepers of the Keys of Heaven. A History of the Papacy in Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. (2011)
  • Review note for Alheydis Plassmann, Die Normannen. Erobern - Herrschen - Integrieren in Revue d'Histoire Ecclésiastique. (2011)
  • Review note for Nicolaus von Jeroschin, The Chronicle of Prussia. A History of the Teutonic Knights in Prussia, 1190-1331; translated by Mary Fischer in Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. (2011)
  • 'The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association: Index of Articles 2006-2010' in The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association. (2011)
  • Review note for M. L. Holford and K. J. Stringer, Border Liberties and Loyalties. North-East England, c. 1200 - c. 1400 in Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. (2011)
  • "The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association: Index of Articles 1996-2005" in The Proceedings of the South Carolina Historical Association. (2006)
  • Papal Corporality and the Papacy's Immortality in The Catholic Historical Review. (2003)
  • The Classification of Medieval Papal Legates in the Liber Extra in Archivum Historiae Pontificiae. (1983)
ARTICLES - NON-REFEREED
  • "Legatus apostolice sedis: the pope's alter ego according to thirteenth-century canon law" in Journal is not in list - being petitioned. (1986)
  • "Decretalists, Medieval Papal Legation, and the Roman Law of Offices and Jurisdiction" in Journal is not in list - being petitioned. (1986)