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A history of Jewish gynaecological texts in the Middle Ages

Author: Ron Barkai
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998.
Series: Brill's series in Jewish studies, v. 20.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers the history of medieval Hebrew medicine, in particular Jewish women's medicine. This text examines the origins of medieval Jewish medicine in Muslim countries, the main Arabic and Judeo-Arabic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
History
Sources
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Barkai
ISBN: 9004109951 9789004109957
OCLC Number: 38144420
Language Note: English and Hebrew.
Description: x, 241 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. Jewish Medicine and Hebrew Gynaecology. 1. The Rise of Hebrew Medical Literature. 2. The Specialized Arabic and Early Medieval Latin Gynaecological Treatises. 3. Hebrew Translations of Latin and Arabic Gynaecological Treatises. 4. Genuine Hebrew Treatises on Feminine and Masculine Genital Diseases. 5. Empirical and Magical Treatises --
Pt. 2. Jewish Gynaecological Texts. I. Dinah's Book on all that Concerns the Womb and its Sicknesses. II. A Record of the Diseases Occuring in the Genital Members. III. Galen's Book on the Womb, which is Called Genicias. IV. The Hebrew Version of Liber de sinthomatibus mulierum. V. Medicament for Pregnancy Called the Head Shield. VI. The Treatise on Procreation Called the Secret of Conception, and it is Divided into Three Parts.
Series Title: Brill's series in Jewish studies, v. 20.
Responsibility: by Ron Barkai.

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'...une etude fine et neuve...'Anne-Sylvie Guenoun, Revue des Etudes Juives, 2000.

 
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