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The Resource The falling sickness : a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology, Owsei Temkin

The falling sickness : a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology, Owsei Temkin

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The falling sickness : a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology
Title
The falling sickness
Title remainder
a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology
Statement of responsibility
Owsei Temkin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
HLS
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1902-2002
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Temkin, Owsei
Dewey number
616.853009
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL 11.1 T279 1994
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Epilepsy
Label
The falling sickness : a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology, Owsei Temkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-443) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antiquity. Epilepsy, the sacred disease -- Epilepsy in ancient medical science -- The Middle Ages. Epilepsy, the falling sickness -- Medieval medical theories -- The Renaissance. Theological, philosophical, and social aspects -- Broadening experience and changing theory -- The great systems and the period of Enlightenment -- The great systems. The Enlightenment -- The Nineteenth Century (1800-1861). First period, 1800-1833 -- Second period, 1833-1861 -- The Nineteenth Century-the age of Hughlings Jackson -- Jackson's forerunners -- John Hughlings Jackson -- The end of the falling sickness?
Control code
ocm30372344
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed., rev., Softshell books ed.
Extent
xv, 467 pages
Isbn
9780801848490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The falling sickness : a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology, Owsei Temkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-443) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antiquity. Epilepsy, the sacred disease -- Epilepsy in ancient medical science -- The Middle Ages. Epilepsy, the falling sickness -- Medieval medical theories -- The Renaissance. Theological, philosophical, and social aspects -- Broadening experience and changing theory -- The great systems and the period of Enlightenment -- The great systems. The Enlightenment -- The Nineteenth Century (1800-1861). First period, 1800-1833 -- Second period, 1833-1861 -- The Nineteenth Century-the age of Hughlings Jackson -- Jackson's forerunners -- John Hughlings Jackson -- The end of the falling sickness?
Control code
ocm30372344
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed., rev., Softshell books ed.
Extent
xv, 467 pages
Isbn
9780801848490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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