Medicine and Society in Ptolemaic Egypt

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BRILL, 07.12.2012 - 318 Seiten
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Examining all forms of healing within the specific socioeconomic and environmental constraints of the Ptolemies’ Egypt, this book explores how linguistic, cultural and ethnic affiliations and interactions were expressed in the medical domain.
 

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Chapter One Greeks and Egyptians
1
Chapter Two Medicine and the Gods
45
Chapter Three Theoretical Perspectives
101
Chapter Four Responses to Illness
141
Chapter Five Identifying Medical Practitioners
205
Chapter Six Medicine in Alexandria
243

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Philippa Lang, Ph.D. (2001) in Classics, University of Cambridge, is Assistant Professor of Classics at Emory University. She has published on Hellenistic medicine and classical philosophy, and is the author of two commentaries for "Brill's New Jacoby."

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