Medieval Islamic Medicine: Ibn Ridwan's Treatise On The Prevention Of Bodily Ills In Egypt

Translated byMichael W. DolsEditorAdil S. Gamal

April 26, 1984|
Medieval Islamic Medicine: Ibn Ridwan's Treatise On The Prevention Of Bodily Ills In Egypt by Michael W. Dols
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This book describes medieval Islamic medicine and to explore a specific medical text, On the Prevention of Bodily Ills in Egypt by 'Ali ibn Ridwan (A.D. 998 - 1068). It seeks to answer the following questions: What did it mean to be a doctor in medieval Islamic society? What was the nature of the medicine that physicians practiced? And what was the relationship between physician and patient?
Michael W. Dols was Assistant Professor of History at California State University, Hayward. 
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Title:Medieval Islamic Medicine: Ibn Ridwan's Treatise On The Prevention Of Bodily Ills In EgyptFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:268 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:268 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.8 inPublished:April 26, 1984Publisher:University of California PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0520048369

ISBN - 13:9780520048362

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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