Medicine in the Greco-Roman World





Catalog Number: 2851 
Mark Schiefsky 
Half course (fall term). Tu., Th., at 12.
Theories and practices of health and healing in the ancient Greco-Roman world, with special emphasis on the relationship of learned medicine to philosophy and other healing traditions.
Note: This course, when taken for a letter grade, meets the General Education requirement for Culture and Belief or the Core area requirement for Historical Study B. This course fulfills the requirement that one of the eight General Education courses also engage substantially with Study of the Past.