Cynthia Klestinec
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Cynthia Klestinec, Professor, completed her PHD at the University of Chicago and currently teaches at Miami University, Ohio. Her research focuses on the history of science, the history of medicine and early modern Italy with new work on the history of professions, death and dying, and the role of physicians in end of life care. Her publications include Theaters of Anatomy: Students, Teachers, and Traditions of Dissection (2011); with Gideon Manning, Professors, Physicians and Practices in the History of Medicine: Essays in Honor of Nancy Siraisi (2017); and with Gabriele Matino, Art, Faith and Medicine in Tintoretto’s Venice (2018). The latter accompanied her co-curated exhibition at the Scuola grande di San Marco, Venice, September 2018 to January 2019.

This volume collects essays dealing with the history of medicine in early modern Europe, and ranging from experiments and practices to the role of erudition in court-medicine, from the study of tarantism and plagues to the uses of drugs, from the collaborations and dissemination of medical knowledge to the epistemological classification of diseases...
Storia della Medicina, 04
2021, pp. 334
ISBN: 9788891320186
€ 140,00
Storia della Medicina, 04
2021, pp. 334
ISBN: 9788891320186
€ 140,00