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The social role of medical manuscripts in Greek society during Ottoman Rule.

@inproceedings{Kadda2010TheSR,
  title={The social role of medical manuscripts in Greek society during Ottoman Rule.},
  author={A. Kadda and C. Economou},
  year={2010}
}
IJ H S V o lu m e II; Isu e 2 A p il J u n e 2 0 10 ABSTRACT The aim of the present study was to investigate the social role of medical manuscripts in Greek society during the two centuries (16th-17th) of Ottoman Rule. For this purpose, research was carried out based on a review of the literature as well as on Manuscript No. 218 of the Iviron Monastery of Mount Athos as a case study. Via an analysis of this manuscript we discovered the following: a) the necessity of studying the social… Expand