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The Growth of Medical Knowledge / Edition 1
     

The Growth of Medical Knowledge / Edition 1

by H.A. Ten Have, G.L Kimsma, S.F. Spicker, Henk A. Have
 

ISBN-10: 0792307364

ISBN-13: 9780792307365

Pub. Date: 08/31/1990

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792307365
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
08/31/1990
Series:
Philosophy and Medicine Series , #36
Edition description:
1990
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Section I / Medicine, History, and Culture.- Knowledge and Practice in European Medicine: The Case of Infectious Diseases.- Frames of Reference and the Growth of Medical Knowledge: L.Fleck and M.Foucault.- Medical Knowledge and Medical Action: Competing visions.- Section II / Philosophy of Science and the Growth of Medical Knowledge.- Function and Value of Medical Knowledge in Modern Diseases.- The Growth of Medical Knowledge: An Epistemological Exploration.- The Development of Population Research on Causes of Death: Growth of Knowledge or Accumulation of Data?.- Comments on Wulff’s, Thung’s, and Lindahl’s Essays on The Growth of Medical Knowledge.- Section III / Image of Man and the Growth of Medical Knowledge.- Medicine, Anthropology, and the Human Body.- Invulnerability and Medicine’s “Promise” of Immortality: Changing Images of the Human Body During the Growth of Medical Knowledge.- Values and the Growth of Medical Knowledge.- Notes on Contributors.

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