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The Resource Medieval medicine : a reader, edited by Faith Wallis, (electronic resource)

Medieval medicine : a reader, edited by Faith Wallis, (electronic resource)

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Medieval medicine : a reader
Title
Medieval medicine
Title remainder
a reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Faith Wallis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wallis, Faith
Series statement
Readings in medieval civilizations and cultures
Series volume
15
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  • Medicine, Medieval
  • Medicine, Medieval
Label
Medieval medicine : a reader, edited by Faith Wallis, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""PART I. MEDICINA: HEALERS AND HEALING IN EARLY MEDIEVAL EUROPE (500â€?1100)""; ""CHAPTER ONE: THE FRAGMENTED HERITAGE OF ANCIENT MEDICINE""; ""I. THE ALEXANDRIAN CURRICULUM IN LATIN DRESS""; ""1. Isidore of Seville: The Canon of Medicine""; ""2. The Old Latin Commentary on the Aphorisms of hippocrates""; ""3. Teaching the Alexandrian Curriculum in Sixth-Century Italy: Agnellus of Ravennaâ€?s Commentary on Galenâ€?s On Sects""; ""4. An Early Medieval Summary of Medical Theory: The Wisdom of the Art of Medicine""
  • ""II. MEDICAL PRACTICES IN A CHANGING WORLD""""5. An Encyclopedia of Practical Medicine from the Age of Justinian: Alexander of Tralles""; ""6. Galen Enlarged for Practice: Pseudo-galen, Liber Tertius on Pneumonia and Pleurisy""; ""7. Echoes of Methodism: “Aureliusâ€? on Rabies""; ""8. Medical Self-Help for the Gentleman Traveler: The Medicine and Natural Remedies of “Plinyâ€?""; ""9. A Late Antique Estate-holderâ€?s Manual of Home Remedies""; ""10. The Doctor as Connoisseur of Pulses and Urines""; ""11. Prognosis and Prophecy""; ""CHAPTER TWO: CHRISTIANITY, DISEASE, AND MEDICINE""
  • ""I. SAINTS AS HEALERS""""12. A Sixth-Century Byzantine Saint Dispenses Medical Advice: Theodore of Sykeon""; ""13. The Medical World of Gregory of Tours: Plagues, Doctors, and Saints""; ""14. A Reluctant Bishop-Healer: John of Beverley""; ""15. A Carolingian Therapeutic Passion of Saints Cosmas and Damian""; ""II. RITUALS OF HEALING""; ""16. St Sigismund, Patron of Sufferers from Fever""; ""17. “Prayers to the Earth and All Herbsâ€?""; ""CHAPTER THREE: MEDICINE IN EARLY MEDIEVAL COURTS AND CLOISTERS""; ""I. THE DOCTOR AT COURT""; ""18. The Court Physician in Ostrogothic Italy""
  • ""19. Dietary Advice for a Merovingian King""""20. Alcuin on the Doctors at Charlemagneâ€?s Court""; ""II. MONASTIC MEDICINE IN THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST""; ""21. The Care of the Sick at the Monastery of Vivarium""; ""22. Medical Injunctions in the Rule of St Benedict""; ""23. A Monastic Defense of Medicine against Rigorist Critics: The Lorsch Leechbook""; ""24. The Plan of St Gall: Medical Facilities within an Ideal Monastery""; ""25. Medicine, Morality, and Meditation in a Monastic Herb-Garden: Walahfrid Straboâ€?s The Little Garden""; ""III. THE MEDICAL NETWORKS OF MISSIONARIES AND BISHOPS""
  • ""26. The Medical Networks of Eighth-Century Anglo-Saxon Missionaries""""27. Bishop Pardulus of Laon Dispenses Medical Advice""; ""28. Elias of Jerusalem Sends a Prescription to King Alfred of Wessex""; ""29. Letters of Medical Advice from Bishop Fulbert of Chartres and His Circle""; ""CHAPTER FOUR: A REGIONAL CASE STUDY: MEDICINE IN ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND""; ""30. Baldâ€?s Leechbook and Leechbook III""; ""PART II. PHYSICA: THE ADVENT AND IMPACT OF ACADEMIC MEDICINE (1100â€?1500)""; ""CHAPTER FIVE: SALERNO: MEDICINEâ€?S “THEORETICAL TURNâ€? AND THE RATIONALIZATION OF PRACTICE""
Control code
ocn892580327
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 563 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442604230
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892580327
Label
Medieval medicine : a reader, edited by Faith Wallis, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""PART I. MEDICINA: HEALERS AND HEALING IN EARLY MEDIEVAL EUROPE (500â€?1100)""; ""CHAPTER ONE: THE FRAGMENTED HERITAGE OF ANCIENT MEDICINE""; ""I. THE ALEXANDRIAN CURRICULUM IN LATIN DRESS""; ""1. Isidore of Seville: The Canon of Medicine""; ""2. The Old Latin Commentary on the Aphorisms of hippocrates""; ""3. Teaching the Alexandrian Curriculum in Sixth-Century Italy: Agnellus of Ravennaâ€?s Commentary on Galenâ€?s On Sects""; ""4. An Early Medieval Summary of Medical Theory: The Wisdom of the Art of Medicine""
  • ""II. MEDICAL PRACTICES IN A CHANGING WORLD""""5. An Encyclopedia of Practical Medicine from the Age of Justinian: Alexander of Tralles""; ""6. Galen Enlarged for Practice: Pseudo-galen, Liber Tertius on Pneumonia and Pleurisy""; ""7. Echoes of Methodism: “Aureliusâ€? on Rabies""; ""8. Medical Self-Help for the Gentleman Traveler: The Medicine and Natural Remedies of “Plinyâ€?""; ""9. A Late Antique Estate-holderâ€?s Manual of Home Remedies""; ""10. The Doctor as Connoisseur of Pulses and Urines""; ""11. Prognosis and Prophecy""; ""CHAPTER TWO: CHRISTIANITY, DISEASE, AND MEDICINE""
  • ""I. SAINTS AS HEALERS""""12. A Sixth-Century Byzantine Saint Dispenses Medical Advice: Theodore of Sykeon""; ""13. The Medical World of Gregory of Tours: Plagues, Doctors, and Saints""; ""14. A Reluctant Bishop-Healer: John of Beverley""; ""15. A Carolingian Therapeutic Passion of Saints Cosmas and Damian""; ""II. RITUALS OF HEALING""; ""16. St Sigismund, Patron of Sufferers from Fever""; ""17. “Prayers to the Earth and All Herbsâ€?""; ""CHAPTER THREE: MEDICINE IN EARLY MEDIEVAL COURTS AND CLOISTERS""; ""I. THE DOCTOR AT COURT""; ""18. The Court Physician in Ostrogothic Italy""
  • ""19. Dietary Advice for a Merovingian King""""20. Alcuin on the Doctors at Charlemagneâ€?s Court""; ""II. MONASTIC MEDICINE IN THE EARLY MEDIEVAL WEST""; ""21. The Care of the Sick at the Monastery of Vivarium""; ""22. Medical Injunctions in the Rule of St Benedict""; ""23. A Monastic Defense of Medicine against Rigorist Critics: The Lorsch Leechbook""; ""24. The Plan of St Gall: Medical Facilities within an Ideal Monastery""; ""25. Medicine, Morality, and Meditation in a Monastic Herb-Garden: Walahfrid Straboâ€?s The Little Garden""; ""III. THE MEDICAL NETWORKS OF MISSIONARIES AND BISHOPS""
  • ""26. The Medical Networks of Eighth-Century Anglo-Saxon Missionaries""""27. Bishop Pardulus of Laon Dispenses Medical Advice""; ""28. Elias of Jerusalem Sends a Prescription to King Alfred of Wessex""; ""29. Letters of Medical Advice from Bishop Fulbert of Chartres and His Circle""; ""CHAPTER FOUR: A REGIONAL CASE STUDY: MEDICINE IN ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND""; ""30. Baldâ€?s Leechbook and Leechbook III""; ""PART II. PHYSICA: THE ADVENT AND IMPACT OF ACADEMIC MEDICINE (1100â€?1500)""; ""CHAPTER FIVE: SALERNO: MEDICINEâ€?S “THEORETICAL TURNâ€? AND THE RATIONALIZATION OF PRACTICE""
Control code
ocn892580327
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 563 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442604230
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892580327

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