• To practice the history of religion is then to note and explore the levels of religious commitment by analysing the proximity or deviance from a standard of established orthodoxy. (history.ac.uk)
  • Medicine is a practice ordered toward and by its own practicality - in other words, it collapses into an unthinking pragmatism. (abc.net.au)
  • All MD program applicants and students are expected to meet the following criteria in order to participate in medical education at IU School of Medicine and to practice medicine. (iu.edu)
  • Through it, she brought attention to the widespread practice and validity of the Vodou religion, helping to begin to break down ignorant negative associations with Vodou. (wikipedia.org)
  • First known to be documented in the Yellow Emperor's Canon of Medicine, TCM is believed to have been practised in as early as 475 to 221 B.C. The field of working knowledge of TCM stretches from anything related to general healthcare practice to the philosophy of the mind, the logic of life, religion, and even to as far as cosmology and astronumerology. (tcmbasics.com)
  • Again, the book asks why, finding answers in the shift from acute to chronic disease as the dominant pattern of illness, the social rights revolution of the 1960's, and the increasing dissonance between physician ethics and ethics outside medicine. (oup.com)
  • But rather than rethinking its metaphysics of efficient control, medicine reaffirms it by shifting from exalting the doctor's control to exalting the patient's control. (abc.net.au)
  • Whether exploring and interpreting the impact of diverse Protestant theologies and beliefs upon the universities, the parishes, or the popular mentalit√©, historians of religion have become comfortable with exploring the nature, meaning and function of 'religion' in early modern historiography. (history.ac.uk)
  • If the anthropological tradition was interested in exploring (very crudely) the meaning that religion had for early modern society, those who emphasized the political dimensions of religion ultimately stressed the connections between religion and power. (history.ac.uk)
  • The examination of religion as a system of institutions, cultures and practices has been one of the important legacies of a whole corpus of historical writings upon the impact, consequences and nature of the 'English reformations' between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries. (history.ac.uk)
  • And it gives no thought to its practices, because medicine is about doing and not thinking. (abc.net.au)
  • Religion' to a Christopher Haigh or a John Morrill, or a Jonathon Clark or a Christopher Hill, may invoke very different, contradictory and perhaps radically incommensurable understandings of ecclesiastical institutions, patterns of belief, articulations of meaning, processes of communal identity, or discourses of legitimation. (history.ac.uk)
  • Another strategy has concentrated upon 'popular' religion, the beliefs and activities of the common people performed in the parish or the environment of the family. (history.ac.uk)
  • These accessible, stimulating new contributions to key topics across science and religion will appeal particularly to individual academics and researchers, graduates, postgraduates and upper-undergraduate students. (routledge.com)
  • As with any successful team this combination of individual self-control and group cooperation may enable great things to be achieved, enabling cells to work together to construct and shape beautifully complex tissues with very well defined geometries. (london-nano.com)
  • Over the last decade the histories of religion and of medicine in the early modern period have developed a more conceptually robust demeanour embracing the achievements and examples of works like Keith Thomas' Religion and the Decline of Magic (1971) and Charles Webster's The Great Instauration (1975). (history.ac.uk)
  • The religion shaped all facets of life: art, medicine, literature, and even dynastic politics. (dictionary.com)
  • Exploiting sources such as Churchwardens accounts, probate inventories and even material artefacts historians have attempted to reconstruct the patterns and processes of the religion of everyday life. (history.ac.uk)
  • IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. (iu.edu)
  • Since its development as a field over the last part of the twentieth century, scholars in science and religion have been heavily concerned with methodological issues. (routledge.com)
  • What makes this book especially fascinating are the many threads that Sherman weaves together as he explains how plagues past and present have shaped the outcome of wars and altered the course of medicine, religion, education, feudalism, and science. (asmscience.org)
  • While spiritual power is available to most people, spiritual leaders-usually called medicine men and medicine women-are people who have greater access to spiritual power than other people. (nativeamericannetroots.net)
  • The argument that civilization has been shaped to a significant degree by the power of plagues is compelling, and The Power of Plagues makes the case in an engaging and informative way that will be satisfying to scientists and non-scientists alike. (asmscience.org)
  • The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. (iu.edu)
  • This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students. (iu.edu)
  • IU School of Medicine provides a wide range of student support services to ensure that students can access the resources and guidance they need to succeed. (iu.edu)
  • Applicants to the IU School of Medicine MD Program, including guest students, can find details about application requirements and the admissions process, including interviews, class selection and campus placement. (iu.edu)
  • The medical service learning program at IU School of Medicine actively engage students, physicians, faculty and community members in a dynamic partnership that connects community-identified concerns with institutional learning objectives. (iu.edu)
  • This was a ten-year-long religion mapping project with minority students from Drew University in Newark, New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • The students collected oral histories of religion in their urban communities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Founded in 1826, UCL was the first English university established after Oxford and Cambridge, the first to admit students regardless of race, class, religion or gender, and the first to provide systematic teaching of law, architecture and medicine. (london-nano.com)
  • Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. (iu.edu)
  • Annual tuition for the MD program at IU School of Medicine varies by stage of the medical education journey. (iu.edu)
  • Religion then was as much a system of administration, a tool of state formation or legitimation, as a generator of meaning and cultural order. (history.ac.uk)
  • There was, however, an earlier period where leaders in medicine and in the humanities worked closely together and both fields were richer for it. (oup.com)
  • With a similar intent the collection of essays edited by M.A. Goldie, and others, invoked the phrase 'the politics of religion' to identify the importance of the ecclesiological nexus between Church and State. (history.ac.uk)
  • Artist Sol'Sax explains that in the Congo, music, language, and dance are considered medicine brought down from heaven by an ancestral soul. (brooklynrail.org)
  • this became the model for medicine, giving birth to a physiology of function, not purpose. (abc.net.au)
  • It is at this point that the metaphysical assumptions of modern medicine become most apparent. (abc.net.au)
  • By exploiting novel protein micro/nanopatterning technologies we have overcome the limitations of conventional tissue culture assays, where cells have random shapes and lack the spatially defined extrinsic cues found in-vivo. (london-nano.com)
  • With over 3000 years of experience, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has remain one of the many fascinating areas in ancient Chinese culture. (tcmbasics.com)
  • The investigators plan to integrate and tailor the existing Exercise is Medicine framework, an evidence-based multi-level intervention program developed by the American Society of Sports Medicine, for the care of patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. (stanford.edu)
  • No practitioner of medicine wants to turn a person into an object, an object that he subjects to technological manipulation. (abc.net.au)
  • This adherence to classical Greco-Roman law and religion made for a peaceable, organized political structure. (wikipedia.org)