Gilson, Etienne

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French Thomist philosopher and historian of philosophy.

Principal founder of Institute of Medieval Studies (1929) - later (1939) Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies and served as Director of Studies; remained at the UofT until 1968.

Member of the Pontifical Academy of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Rome.

Cantor, Norman F. Inventing the Middle Ages. New York: Quill William Morrow, 1991.

McGrath, Margaret. Etienne Gilson: A biography. Toronto: PIMS, c1982.

Shook, Laurence K. Etienne Gilson. Toronto: PIMS, 1984.



Gilson, Etienne. The Elements of Christian Philosophy. 1960.