Part II: Dissection in the Middle Ages

HISTOY OF HUMAN DISSECTION   |   FreedomProject Media
Published: May 9, 2017


This second part considers the rise of anatomy in the medieval universities. Rather than oppose dissection, the Catholic Church in most instances actually encouraged anatomical study. How did medieval physicians and surgeons study and teach anatomy? What cultural fears and theological concerns were triggered by the dissection of human bodies?



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Dissection in the Ancient World

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Dissection in the Renaissance

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Dissection in the Ancient World

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Dissection in the Renaissance

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Beyond the 19th Century













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