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The Resource Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages

Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages

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Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages
Title
Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The scholarly collection of Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages examines connections between doctors, lawyers, laws, regulations, professionalization, administration, literature, hagiography and health from an international perspective
Member of
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1961-
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Turner, Wendy J.
Dewey number
614/.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Butler, Sara M.
Series statement
Medieval Law and Its Practice
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  • Medical jurisprudence
  • Medical laws and legislation
  • Medicine, Medieval
Label
Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; About the Authors; Abbreviations; Medicine and Law: The Confluence of Art and Science in the Middle Ages; Medical Matters in Law and Administration of Law; Chapter 1 Compensating Body and Honor: The Old Frisian Compensation Tariffs; Chapter 2 Midwives in the Middle Ages? Birth Attendants, 600-1300; Chapter 3 Learned Men and Skilful Matrons: Medical Expertise and the Forensics of Rape in the Middle Ages; Chapter 4 Expert Examination of Wounds in the Criminal Court of Justice in Cocentaina (Kingdom of Valencia) during the Late Middle Ages
  • Chapter 5 Forensic Evidence, Lay Witnesses and Medical Expertise in the Criminal Courts of Late Medieval ItalyChapter 6 Mental Health as a Foundation for Suit or an Excuse for Theft in Medieval English Legal Disputes; Professionalization and Regulation of Medicine; Chapter 7 Making Right Practice? Regulating Surgery and Medicine in Fourteenth- and Fifteenth-Century Bologna; Chapter 8 Medical Licensing in Late Medieval Portugal; Chapter 9 Dreaming of Valencia's Social Order in Jaume Roig's Espill; Chapter 10 Portrait of a Surgeon in Fifteenth-Century England
  • Medicine and the Law in HagiographyChapter 11 An Infirm Man: Reading Francis of Assisi's Retirement in the Context of Canon Law; Chapter 12 Medicine and Miracle: Law Enforcement in the Lives of Irish Saints; Concluding Remarks; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn880827249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (392 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004269118
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880827249
Label
Medicine and the Law in the Middle Ages
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements; About the Authors; Abbreviations; Medicine and Law: The Confluence of Art and Science in the Middle Ages; Medical Matters in Law and Administration of Law; Chapter 1 Compensating Body and Honor: The Old Frisian Compensation Tariffs; Chapter 2 Midwives in the Middle Ages? Birth Attendants, 600-1300; Chapter 3 Learned Men and Skilful Matrons: Medical Expertise and the Forensics of Rape in the Middle Ages; Chapter 4 Expert Examination of Wounds in the Criminal Court of Justice in Cocentaina (Kingdom of Valencia) during the Late Middle Ages
  • Chapter 5 Forensic Evidence, Lay Witnesses and Medical Expertise in the Criminal Courts of Late Medieval ItalyChapter 6 Mental Health as a Foundation for Suit or an Excuse for Theft in Medieval English Legal Disputes; Professionalization and Regulation of Medicine; Chapter 7 Making Right Practice? Regulating Surgery and Medicine in Fourteenth- and Fifteenth-Century Bologna; Chapter 8 Medical Licensing in Late Medieval Portugal; Chapter 9 Dreaming of Valencia's Social Order in Jaume Roig's Espill; Chapter 10 Portrait of a Surgeon in Fifteenth-Century England
  • Medicine and the Law in HagiographyChapter 11 An Infirm Man: Reading Francis of Assisi's Retirement in the Context of Canon Law; Chapter 12 Medicine and Miracle: Law Enforcement in the Lives of Irish Saints; Concluding Remarks; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn880827249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (392 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004269118
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880827249

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