Spaces, Objects and Identities in Early Modern Italian Medicine

Author(s): 
Cavallo, Sandra
Author(s): 
Gentilcore, David
ISBN: 
9781405180405
Date published: 
February 2008
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

This collection, by an international team of scholars, presents exciting research currently being undertaken on early modern Italy which questions the conventional boundaries of medical history. It highlights the connections between apparently separate disciplinary fields and challenges our understanding of what we regard as medical activities, identities, spaces and objects.