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Art and Nature in Ancient Mechanics
In this paper I discuss the art-nature relationship in Greco-Roman antiquity with special reference to one important ancient art or technê: mechanics. Although different ancient authors expressExpand
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On Ancient Medicine
The Hippocratic treatise On Ancient Medicine, a key text in the history of early Greek thought, mounts a highly coherent attack on the attempt to base medical practice on principles drawn fromExpand
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Text and tradition : studies in ancient medicine and its transmission : presented to Jutta Kollesch
The thirteen original studies collected in this volume range from detailed paleographical examinations of individual papyri, manuscripts and printed books to scholarly interpretations of particularExpand
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The Challenge of the Humanities to the World Wide Web : Perspectives from the Archimedes Project
It cannot be denied that the development of information technology poses a profound challenge to traditional scholarship in the humanities. The rapid development of computer technology and of theExpand
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On Ancient Medicine on the nature of human beings.
This paper discusses the theory of human nature (phusis) presented in On Ancient Medicine. In contrast to thinkers who claimed that medicine must be based on an account of the origin and developmentExpand
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