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On Temperaments. On Non-Uniform Distemperment. The Soul’s Traits Depend on Bodily Temperament

Galen

Edited and translated by Ian Johnston

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$28.00 • £19.95 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674997387

Publication Date: 12/01/2020

Loeb

592 pages

4-1/4 x 6-3/8 inches

Loeb Classical Library > Galen

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  • Preface
  • General Introduction
    • 1. Galen’s Antecedents
    • 2. The Three Translated Works
      • De temperamentis (On Krasias, On Temperaments)
        • Book 1
        • Book 2
        • Book 3
      • De inaequali intemperie (On Non-Uniform Distemperment/Dyskrasia)
      • Quod animi mores corporis temperamenta sequantur (The Soul’s Traits Depend on Bodily Temperament)
    • 3. Four Other Relevant Works
      • Four Treatises on the Classification and Causation of Diseases and Symptoms
        • De morborum differentiis (On the Differentiae of Diseases)
        • De causis morborum (On the Causes of Diseases)
        • De symptomatum differentiis (On the Differentiae of Symptoms)
        • De symptomatum causis (On the Causes of Symptoms)
      • Ars medica (Art of Medicine)
      • De methodo medendi (Method of Medicine)
      • De sanitate tuenda (Hygiene)
    • 4. A Summary of Galen’s Views
    • 5. Three Questions, Theoretical and Practical
    • 6. After Galen
    • 7. Terminology
    • 8. People
    • 9. Diseases and Symptoms
    • 10. Medications and Foods
  • Abbreviations
  • General Bibliography
  • On Temperaments
    • Introduction
      • Texts and Translations
      • Synopses of the the Three Books
        • Book 1
        • Book 2
        • Book 3
    • Book I
    • Book II
    • Book III
  • On Non-Uniform Distemperment
    • Introduction
      • Texts and Translations
      • Synopsis of Sections
    • Text and Translation
  • The Soul’s Traits Depend on Bodily Temperament
    • Introduction
      • Synopsis of Sections
    • Text and Translation
  • Appendix: Two Short Treatises
    • Introduction
    • 1. On the Best Constitution of Our Body
    • 2. On Good Bodily State (Euexia)
  • Indexes
    • a. Personal and Place Names
    • b. Books and Treatises
    • c. Foods and Medications
    • d. General

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