Health and Healing in Early Modern England: Studies in Social and Intellectual History

Health and Healing in Early Modern England: Studies in Social and Intellectual History

by Andrew Wear
     
 

ISBN-10: 0860786900

ISBN-13: 9780860786900

Pub. Date: 07/01/1998

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780860786900
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
07/01/1998
Series:
Variorum Collected Studies
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 5.91(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
IGalen in the Renaissance
IIExplorations in Renaissance Writings on the Practice of Medicine
IIIWilliam Harvey and the 'Way of the Anatomists'
IVMaking Sense of Health and the Environment in Early Modern England
VReligious Beliefs and Medicine in Early Modern England
VIPuritan Perceptions of Illness in Seventeenth Century England
VIIMedical Ethics in Early Modern England
VIIICaring for the Sick Poor in St. Bartholomew Exchange: 1580-1676
IXThe Popularization of Medicine in Early Modern England
XMedical Practice in Late Seventeenth- and Early Eighteenth-Century England: Continuity and Union
XIEpistemology and Learned Medicine in Early Modern England
Index

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