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THE INFLUENCE OF BELIEFS ON PEOPLE'S PERCEPTION OF ILLNESS IN THE SPANISH GOLDEN AGE

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Date Issued:
2012
Abstract/Description:
Medicine is a field of science that is always changing and promoting new ideas and innovations. Throughout history, medicine has been an important factor in the lives of people around the world since the beginning of civilizations. This study focused on the literature of medicine as it relates to the Spanish Golden Age period. By looking at the history and critical studies in medicine during sixteenth and seventeenth century Spain as well as during the pre-colonial period in America, this thesis overviews the effects and influences in regards to health and illness in Spain and the Americas during the Spanish Golden Age era.
Title: THE INFLUENCE OF BELIEFS ON PEOPLE'S PERCEPTION OF ILLNESS IN THE SPANISH GOLDEN AGE.
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Name(s): Cruz, Nicole, Author
Garcia, Martha, Committee Chair
University of Central Florida, Degree Grantor
Type of Resource: text
Date Issued: 2012
Publisher: University of Central Florida
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: Medicine is a field of science that is always changing and promoting new ideas and innovations. Throughout history, medicine has been an important factor in the lives of people around the world since the beginning of civilizations. This study focused on the literature of medicine as it relates to the Spanish Golden Age period. By looking at the history and critical studies in medicine during sixteenth and seventeenth century Spain as well as during the pre-colonial period in America, this thesis overviews the effects and influences in regards to health and illness in Spain and the Americas during the Spanish Golden Age era.
Identifier: CFH0004319 (IID), ucf:45038 (fedora)
Note(s): 2012-12-01
B.A.
Arts and Humanities, Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures
Bachelors
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Subject(s): Spanish Golden Age
beliefs
illness
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/ucf/fd/CFH0004319
Restrictions on Access: public
Host Institution: UCF

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