Religion und Gesundheit: Der heilkundliche Diskurs im 16. Jahrhundert

Religion und Gesundheit: Der heilkundliche Diskurs im 16. Jahrhundert

by Albrecht Classen
     
 

The contributors to this anthology present a fascinating spectrum of research, dealing partly with Theophrast von Hohenheim (Paracelsus) and partly with the scientific discourse on health and illness in general in the Early Modern Era in the context of religion and medicine. How did people view trained doctors, what did they think about the various teaching methods

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Overview

The contributors to this anthology present a fascinating spectrum of research, dealing partly with Theophrast von Hohenheim (Paracelsus) and partly with the scientific discourse on health and illness in general in the Early Modern Era in the context of religion and medicine. How did people view trained doctors, what did they think about the various teaching methods, or about balneology? What perspective did they take on the plague, and how was insanity viewed?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783110259407
Publisher:
De Gruyter, Walter, Inc.
Publication date:
07/18/2011
Series:
Theophrastus Paracelsus Studien Series, #3
Pages:
410
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Albrecht Classen,University of Arizona, Tucson, USA.

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