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Joseph Ziegler, "Medicine and Religion c.1300: The Case of Arnau de Vilanova"

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Joseph Ziegler, "Medicine and Religion c.1300: The Case of Arnau de Vilanova"
Oxford University Press | ISBN 0198207263 | 1998 Year | PDF | 2,05 Mb | 352 Pages


This book discusses the relationship between religion and medicine around 1300. Joseph Ziegler analyses the spiritual writings of two learned physicians in the light of their medical background and examines the use of medical knowledge for non-medical purposes, and by clerics who did not engage in medical practice.