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On second thought and other essays in the history of medicine and science

by Owsei Temkin

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- History.,
  • Science -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementOwsei Temkin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR131 .T42 2002, R131 .T42 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 272 p. :
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18169125M
    ISBN 100801867746
    LC Control Number2001029420

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The essays presented in "On Second Thought" and Other Essays in the History of Medicine and Science span Dr. Temkin's career, bringing together new pieces and many previously unavailable outside the journals in which they were originally published.

Here the reader will find new thoughts and ideas that deviate from Dr. Temkin's earlier beliefs and reflect a lifetime of research into the historical and ethical foundations of modern by:   The essays presented in this book span Dr.

Temkin's career, bringing together new pieces and many previously unavailable outside the journals in which they were originally published. Here the reader will find new thoughts and ideas that deviate from Dr.

Temkin's earlier beliefs and reflect a lifetime of research into the historical and ethical Pages: Others are republications from edited works and journals, especially the Bulletin of the History of Medicine. Two introductory chapters correspond to the book's title, amounting to "second thoughts " or reappraisals of earlier beliefs.

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