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The Cambridge companion to Galen

Author: R J Hankinson
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Series: Cambridge companions to philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The most influential doctor of later antiquity, Galen wrote extensively on logic and the philosophy of science.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Galen.; Galen.; Galen.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R J Hankinson
ISBN: 9780521819541 0521819547 9780521525589 0521525586
OCLC Number: 181424066
Description: xxi, 450 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The man and his work / R.J. Hankinson --
Galen and his contemporaries / G.E.R. Lloyd --
Methodology / Teun Tieleman --
Logic / Ben Morison --
Language / Ben Morison --
Epistemology / R.J. Hankinson --
Psychology / Pierluigi Donini --
Philosophy of nature / R.J. Hankinson --
Anatomy / Julius Rocca --
Physiology / Armelle Debru --
Therapeutics / Philip van der Eijk --
Pharmacology / Sabine Vogt --
Commentary / Rebecca Flemming --
The fortunes of Galen / Vivian Nutton.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to philosophy.
Responsibility: edited by R.J. Hankinson.
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