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Author Schleiner, Winfried.

Title Medical ethics in the Renaissance / Winfried Schleiner
Published Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, [1995]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 230 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ethics: some preliminary reflections -- Mentiamur sane: lying for health in Renaissance medical ethics -- The contribution of exiled Portuguese Jews in Renaissance medical ethics -- The medicus-politicus and the Catholic context -- The moral dilemma about removing seed -- Renaissance moralizing about syphilis and prevention
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-220) and index
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Subject Medicine -- Europe -- History -- 15th century.
Medicine -- Europe -- History -- 16th century.
Medicine -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Ethics, Medical -- history.
History, 16th Century.
History, 17th Century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585238057 (electronic bk.)
9780585238050 (electronic bk.)