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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Valeria Finucci In 1543 Andreas Vesalius published his landmark work of anatomy, On the Fabric of the Human Body , which delved inside the human body to see what made it work. Vesalius’s illustrations of body parts were based on what could be seen with the eyes through the practice of dissection...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 11–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Jonathan Sawday This article explores the relationship between anatomy and geography by examining the creation of “toponymical eponyms” to name both geographical and anatomical features in the period ca. 1500 – ca. 1700. The manufacture of an eponymic system to classify and catalogue features...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 61–78.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Falloppia. These student notes, which have not yet been explored — or indeed known to exist — show, among other things, the outstanding importance of anatomical demonstrations on animals and of private anatomies for a small circle of students. They highlight the prominent place that anatomists accorded...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 41–59.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Vivian Nutton In 1538 Vesalius issued two complementary works for students, Tabulae sex anatomicae ( Six Anatomical Plates ) and the Institutionum anatomicae secundum Galeni sententiam libri quatuor ( Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen ). The former is well known, the latter...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 79–104.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and the processes of reproduction were contested. A close examination of the use of anatomy, both rhetorical and real, in the Fabrica , in male-authored midwifery manuals, and in the formal regulation of midwifery in seventeenth-century Italy reveals the ways in which authority and anatomy were contested in early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 153–182.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Amanda Taylor The sixteenth century witnessed the publication of landmark texts on anatomy and allegory: De humani corporis fabrica or On the Fabric of the Human Body by Andreas Vesalius in 1543 and The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser, published first in 1590. Each of these texts has received...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (2): 253–284.
Published: 01 May 2022
... the formation of analogies between beings, especially in terms of anatomy and modes of motion, reproduction, combat, and nutrition. Visual tools, including image grids, express groupings, and the etymologies of beings’ names gloss their properties and create links to human life. Ultimately, a restless...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 105–124.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., Vesalius stresses time and again the old Aristotelian and Galenic idea that the possession of hands is the mark of biological superiority over animals, as well as the crucial role played by the collaboration between sight and touch in both anatomy and clinical medicine. Copyright © 2018 Duke University...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 125–151.
Published: 01 January 2018
... texts associated with Hippocrates, Galen, and Oribasius, and more recent ones by Giovanni di Vigo and Jean Tagault, the visual archive conveyed information about the treatment of fractures and dislocations, promoted a view of anatomy as medically useful, and helped to organize the medical field...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 589–610.
Published: 01 September 2008
... as a distinguished surgeon and medical human- ist at Duke drove much of his activity as an assiduous collector of rare and important landmark medical texts.3 A strong focus on the history of West- ern medicine, especially surgery, anatomy, and academic medicine, makes this collection a particularly rich...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 May 2016
... us about the public consumption of bibles? This special issue solicits essays on early biblical readers, asking what the bibles they used tell us about biblical reception, English religion, and literature. Deadline for submission of manuscripts: July 1, 2016 The Languages of Anatomy...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 141–165.
Published: 01 January 2016
... ardent.1 These remarkable words come from the 1555 edition of Melanchthon’s com- mentary on Aristotle’s De anima. Melanchthon had first published a version of this in 1540. He significantly revised it, however, in 1552, in the light of Andreas Vesalius’s seminal anatomy textbook, De humani...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 669–671.
Published: 01 September 2016
... The Languages of Anatomy Edited by Valeria Finucci Volume 48 / Number 1 / January 2018 In 1543 Andreas Vesalius published his landmark work of anatomy, On the Fabric of the Human Body, which delved inside of the human body to see what made it work. Vesalius’s illustrations of body parts were based...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 93–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the religious “pulpit” to join the masses ex cathedra in the marketplace, where Caesar’s body is laid out much like a corpse in an anatomy theater, his wounds and inert body displayed as a spectacle of observation and disciplinary order, no longer invoking sacrifice but murder and execution. As Robert...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 571–595.
Published: 01 September 2009
... and Early Modern Studies / 39.3 / 2009 The complaint against clothes in popular literature Philip Stubbes’s Anatomie of Abuses, first published in 1583, is an important text for the way it lodges particular complaints against those who wore fash- ionable attire and for the ways in which it reveals...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the uncircum- cised member and the “husk” and “kernel” of grain crops.29 One fourteenth-­ century English anatomy even calls the prepuce a “husk.”30 The layering of the penis — like the supposed penetrability of the female form — makes it morphologically similar to the husk/kernel figuration by which...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 5–40.
Published: 01 January 2000
... (“On anatomy Constantine’s De stomacho (“On [diseases of ] the stomach Johannes de Sancto Paulo’s De simplicibus medicinis (“On uncompounded medicines a Quid pro quo (list of medicinal substitutes); and Giles of Corbeil’s De urinis (“On urines Five of these eight texts were...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 573–597.
Published: 01 September 2013
... techniques in luxury cloth and clothing manufacture into the English economy.30 Phil- lip Stubbes, in his Anatomie of Abuses (1583), decries the predilection for for- eign fashions over homespun wares, including the preference for shoes that are “raced, carved, cut and stitched all over with silk...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (3): 503–531.
Published: 01 September 2022
... In England, too, Beard had many sources and models to draw on in compiling the 1597 edition of his Theatre . There was Phillip Stubbes's Anatomie of Abuses (1583), which illustrates its invectives against carnal vice—dicing, dancing, play-going, bear-baiting—with tales such as the story of William...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 335–367.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of Christ’s crucified body stand out in resplendent red ink against a backdrop of darker tones.27 In An Anatomi, that is to say a parting in Peeces of the Mass (1556), Agostino Mainardi speaks about this Crucifixion portrait: In certen bokes, that is to say the masse bokes...