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Classicism and Traditionalism in Medical Systems

PROGRAMME

 

9.30 – 10.00 Coffee
10.00 - 10.20 Welcome (David Arnold, University of Warwick)
First Session  
10.20 - 10.40

Peter E. Pormann (University of Warwick)
Hippocrates Between Tradition and Innovation

10.40 - 11.00 Christopher Lawrence (Wellcome Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL)
Medical Theories and Systems of the Enlightenment: Critical Perspectives
11.00 - 11.20 Claudia Stein (University of Warwick)
Inventing Tradition in the History of Medicine: The Case of Karl Sudhoff
11.20 - 11.40 Coffee break
Second Session    
11.40 - 12.00 Junko Iida (Kawasaki University of Medical Welfare)
Standardisation of Thai Traditional Medicine and Sensory Dimensions of Thai Massage
12.00 - 12.20 Elisabeth Hsu (University of Oxford)
What is Gained by Viewing Traditional Chinese Medicine as an 'Invented Tradition'?
12.20 - 12.40 David Hardiman (University of Warwick)
Inventing Indian Medicine
12.40 – 13.00 Final discussion
13.00 Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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