Review of G.E.R. Lloyd, In the Grip of Disease: Studies in the Greek Imagination

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Title: Review of G.E.R. Lloyd, In the Grip of Disease: Studies in the Greek Imagination
Authors: Crowley, Timothy J.
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/12914
Date: Dec-2004
Online since: 2022-06-16T08:52:23Z
Abstract: This book is an ambitious attempt to chart the impact of ideas about disease, its provenance and treatment, upon all facets of the Greek imagination, from the Archaic to the Graeco‐Roman period. The scope is truly impressive: Lloyd moves nimbly between literature and historiography to philosophy, religion, and politics, as well as medical theory itself.
Type of material: Review
Publisher: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)
Journal: International Journal of Philosophical Studies
Volume: 12
Issue: 4
Start page: 508
End page: 510
Keywords: Disease provenanceDisease treatmentAncient Greece and RomeEpic poetryPlatoAristotlePositivism
DOI: 10.1080/0967255042000278094
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
This item is made available under a Creative Commons License: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ie/
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