Islamic Medicine (Islamic Surveys, Number 11)
Islamic Medicine (Islamic Surveys, Number 11)
Brand: Edinburgh University Press

Islamic Medicine (Islamic Surveys, Number 11)

  • Publish Date: 1997-02-10
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Manfred Ullmann

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This highly readable survey describes the development of Islamic medicine and its influence on Western medical thought. It explains the main features of Islamic medicine: its system of human physiology; its ideas about the nature of disease; its rules for diet and the use of drugs; and its relationship with astrology and the occult.


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