Confluences of Medicine in Medieval Japan

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan by Karen M. Gerhart [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at July 21, 2015
The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan by Karen M. Gerhart [Repost]

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan by Karen M. Gerhart
English | Aug 18, 2009 | ISBN: 0824832612 | 286 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This study is the first in the English language to explore the ways medieval Japanese sought to overcome their sense of powerlessness over death. By attending to both religious practice and ritual objects used in funerals in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, it seeks to provide a new understanding of the relationship between the two.

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by yousufhunk at July 15, 2011
The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan
University of Hawaii Press | August 2009 | ISBN-10: 0824832612 | 259 pages | PDF | 6.4 MB

The Material Culture of Death in Medieval Japan
Karen M. Gerhart (Author)

Ad Quadratum: The Practical Application of Geometry in Medieval Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at July 30, 2017
Ad Quadratum: The Practical Application of Geometry in Medieval Architecture

Ad Quadratum: The Practical Application of Geometry in Medieval Architecture (AVISTA Studies in the History of Medieval Technology, Science and Art) by Nancy Y. Wu
2002 | ISBN: 0754619605 | English | 296 pages | EPUB | 14 MB

Anti-Vivisection and the Profession of Medicine in Britain: A Social History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 24, 2017
Anti-Vivisection and the Profession of Medicine in Britain: A Social History

Anti-Vivisection and the Profession of Medicine in Britain: A Social History By A.W.H. Bates
English | PDF | 2017 | 226 Pages | ISBN : 113755696X | 2.58 MB

This book explores the social history of the anti-vivisection movement in Britain from its nineteenth-century beginnings until the 1960s. It discusses the ethical principles that inspired the movement and the socio-political background that explains its rise and fall.
The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain [Audiobook]

Maria Rosa Menocal, Harold Bloom (Foreword), Tanya Eby (Narrator), "The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain"
ASIN: B071G983PW, ISBN: 1541457021 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~09:51:00 | 277 MB

Buddhism and the Transformation of Old Age in Medieval Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at May 2, 2017
Buddhism and the Transformation of Old Age in Medieval Japan

Buddhism and the Transformation of Old Age in Medieval Japan
by Edward R. Drott
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0824851501 | 244 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

By tracking the ideological uses of old age in premodern Japan, this work breaks new ground, revealing the role of religion in the construction of generational categories and the ways in which religious ideas and practices can serve not only to naturalize, but also challenge “common sense” about the body.

Swords, Oaths, and Prophetic Visions: Authoring Warrior Rule in Medieval Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 13, 2017
Swords, Oaths, and Prophetic Visions: Authoring Warrior Rule in Medieval Japan

Swords, Oaths, and Prophetic Visions: Authoring Warrior Rule in Medieval Japan by Elizabeth Oyler
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0824829220 | 218 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 1, 2017
Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age (repost)

Michael Vassallo and Stephen Allen, "Rapid Review of Medicine in Old Age"
English | ISBN: 1840760907 | 2007 | PDF | 128 pages | 3,5 MB
Property and Virginity: The Christianization of Marriage in Medieval Iceland 1200-1600

Agnes Siggerour Arnorsdottir, "Property and Virginity: The Christianization of Marriage in Medieval Iceland 1200-1600"
ISBN: 8779345131 | 2010 | PDF | 533 pages | 44 MB

The Book of Job in Medieval Jewish Philosophy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Dec. 22, 2016
The Book of Job in Medieval Jewish Philosophy

The Book of Job in Medieval Jewish Philosophy by Robert Eisen
English | Sep. 16, 2004 | ISBN: 0195171535 | 336 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Medieval Jewish philosophers have been studied extensively by modern scholars, but even though their philosophical thinking was often shaped by their interpretation of the Bible, relatively little attention has been paid to them as biblical interpreters.