Medicine In Abbasid Baghdad: Doctors And Diseases During The Golden Age by Peter PormannMedicine In Abbasid Baghdad: Doctors And Diseases During The Golden Age by Peter Pormann

Medicine In Abbasid Baghdad: Doctors And Diseases During The Golden Age

byPeter PormannEditorPeter Pormann

Hardcover | September 8, 2018

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This book provides a comprehensive examination of medicine in Baghdad during the Golden Age of Islamic civilization. It covers topics such as hospitals, doctors and diseases, and also the intellectual and cultural values that flourished.

Peter E. Pormannis an Associate Professor in the Department of Classics and Ancient History at the University of Warwick.
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Title:Medicine In Abbasid Baghdad: Doctors And Diseases During The Golden AgeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.98 inPublished:September 8, 2018Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415509904

ISBN - 13:9780415509909

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Table of Contents

Introduction  Part I: The Golden Age of Islamic Civilization  1. Caliphs and Viziers: The Politics and Patronage  2. Humanism Triumphant  Part II: The Hippocratic Triangle  3. Doctors  4. Patients  5. Diseases  Part III: Places of Practice  6. The Palaces of the Powerful  7. The Hospitals  8. The Marketplace  Part IV: The Medical Other  9. Charlatans  10. Women  11. Non-Muslims.  Conclusion