Flashcards in Renaissance (5) Deck (14)
reconquest of Spain-led to islamic texts and texts of antiquity brought to Europe
-rise of city states in Italy
-Church supporting art
-The great dying from bubonic plaqu--> made people think of secular world more
Where did renaissance begin and with what?
in Florence, revival of classical learning- philosophy, science and medicine (plato, aristotle, hippocrates, galen)
Innovations in Renaissance (5)
science, art, compass, printing, gunpowder
one of the fathers of galenism- made his own latin versions
published Galen in greek from arabic translations
"Galen and Hippocrates never wrote anything that wasn't entirely true"
who wrote "Order and Way of Reading Hippocrates and Galen"
first anatomical illustrations- proponent of using human anatomy for medicine
who wrote "De Humani Corporis Fabrica"?
3 important concepts of De Humani Corporis Fabrica
the anatomist should perform his own dissection
the eye is preferred over reference to authority
anatomy is the key to medicine
described the venous valves and their function
"father of pharmalcology" -homeopathy -made chemical "materia medica" tried to replace 4 humours with his own "salt, sulfur, mercury"
followers of Paracelsus -made many medicines-most bad