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Author Duffin, Jacalyn.

Title Medical miracles : doctors, saints, and healing in the modern world / by Jacalyn Duffin
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2009]
copyright 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 285 pages) : illustrations
Summary Jacalyn Duffin has examined either the full testimony or the Vatican summaries of more than 670 miracles reported in 35 countries on six continents from the late 17th century to the 21st. She situates the postmodern debate about the mind/body relationship within the timeless tradition of saintly healing
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History.
Spiritual healing -- Christianity -- History.
Christian saints -- History.
Miracles -- History.
Medicine -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199868612 ebook
0199868611 ebook