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By Irina Metzler

This remarkable quantity offers an intensive exam of all elements of actual impairment and incapacity in medieval Europe. reading a favored period that's of significant curiosity to many historians and researchers, Irene Metzler provides a theoretical framework of incapacity and explores key parts such as:

  • medieval theoretical techniques
  • theology and traditional philosophy
  • notions of the actual body
  • medical concept and practice.

Bringing into play the trendy day implications of medieval idea at the factor, this can be a interesting and informative addition to the learn reviews of medieval background, heritage of medication and incapacity stories students the English-speaking global over.

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