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Grimm-Stadelmann, Isabel

Untersuchungen zur Iatromagie in der byzantinischen Zeit

Zur Tradierung gräkoägyptischer und spätantiker iatromagischer Motive

[An Analysis of Iatromagic Concepts during Byzantine Times: The Transmission and Contextualization of Medical Texts with Ritual Power from Ancient Egypt and Late Antiquity]

Series:Byzantinisches Archiv

    129,95 € / $149.99 / £118.00*

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    Publication Date:
    2019
    Copyright year:
    2019
    To be published:
    May 2019
    ISBN
    978-3-11-061904-1
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    Overview

    Aims and Scope

    The reception of Greco-Egyptian iatromagic in Byzantine medical practice literature is a culturo-historical phenomenon with multiple meanings. The rational interpretation of unconventional therapeutic concepts stands at the threshold of a transformation thanks to new considerations concerning medical ethics and patient-focused care.

    Details

    Approx. 653 pages
    Language:
    German
    Type of Publication:
    Monograph
    Keyword(s):
    Iatromagic; Byzantine medicine; Greco-Egyptian magic texts

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