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Disability in antiquity.

by Fareed Haj

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • People with disabilities -- Middle East -- History.,
    • Mutilation -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 183-188.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA395.N38 H34
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p.
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5696044M
      ISBN 100802223168
      LC Control Number70092087
      OCLC/WorldCa106674

      Mental States, Bodily Dispositions and Table Manners: A Guide to Reading ‘Intellectual’ Disability from Homer to Late Antiquity Psychiatric Disability and the Galenic Medical Matrix Two Historical Case Histories of Acute Alcoholism in the Roman Empire. Online retailer of specialist medical books, we also stock books focusing on veterinary medicine. Order your resources today from Wisepress, your medical bookshop.

      Behinderungen und Beeinträchtigungen = Disability and impairment in antiquity (Book, ) [] Get this from a library! Behinderungen und Beeinträchtigungen = Disability and impairment in antiquity. Ancient Romans with disabilities were recorded in the personal, medical, and legal writing of the period. While some people with disabilities were sought as slaves, others with disabilities that are now recognized by modern medicine were not considered disabled.

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