• 1975
  • 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)
  • beliefs
  • Whether exploring and interpreting the impact of diverse Protestant theologies and beliefs upon the universities, the parishes, or the popular mentalité, historians of religion have become comfortable with exploring the nature, meaning and function of 'religion' in early modern historiography. (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)
  • Sociologists have demonstrated that the spread of diseases is heavily influenced by the socioeconomic status of individuals, ethnic traditions or beliefs, and other cultural factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the main linking factors for Love Medicine is religion, a hybrid of the naturalistic Ojibwa beliefs and practices, and the Catholic "missionary" religion lived by her reservation characters that promotes good living and embraces life in all its splendor and warts. (wordpress.com)
  • On one level, Love Medicine is about religion, about the shared beliefs and differences in the Ojibwe naturalistic religion and the Catholic religion, a unique mix of the very human and the very spiritual and sometimes very Catholic practices and beliefs. (wordpress.com)
  • It is not too much of a stretch to imagine Plains Indians hearing of the loving nature of Jesus from Catholic Missionaries, then blending beliefs of Jesus with their own naturalistic religion, and calling this new hybrid religion "love medicine. (wordpress.com)
  • Erdrich could be expressing her own religious beliefs in and through Love Medicine, setting it up as a kind of "Erdrich bible" in which, as Thomas Jefferson did in his "Jefferson bible," she crosses out the parts of Catholicism she doesn't like or agree with, and adds heaping portions of Ojibwe beliefs she feels strongly about. (wordpress.com)
  • It would have been easy for Erdrich to project her own beliefs on Love Medicine's characters and promote a blend of the best of Ojibwe and Catholic religions in their lives. (wordpress.com)
  • If religion is indeed one of the threads that tie the story collection together, and a Catholic version of Christian religion as interpreted by the Ojibwe and combined with their own beliefs at that, the story needs a sacrificial lamb and a savior. (wordpress.com)
  • This includes the view that disease is a mental error rather than physical disorder, and that the sick should be treated not by medicine, but by a form of prayer that seeks to correct the beliefs responsible for the illusion of ill health. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • citation needed] Jopling and Ridley were jointly awarded the Sir Rickard Christophers Medal by the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1936
  • He received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College in 1936, and his M.D. from Cornell College of Medicine in 1941. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Christian Science became the fastest growing religion in the United States, with nearly 270,000 members by 1936, a figure that had declined by 1990 to just over 100,000. (wikipedia.org)
  • He graduated from London University (St. Barthlomew's Hospital) in 1936 and he studied medicine and obstetrics, as an intern, ending as a ship doctor traveling to Far East. (wikipedia.org)
  • practices
  • 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)
  • While it is apparent that the United States exhibits a greater Western approach to health care than Eastern medicine, the health care practices in the Philippines reflect both traditional medicine as well as Western medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Christian
  • Doctors that follow this form of "Christian medicine" typically endorse the apparent health benefits of prayer and fasting, advocated by the Church, while sharing the Church's view of abortion, contraception and homosexuality as grave sins. (balkaninsight.com)
  • For some historians 'religion' is to be most readily identified with a traditional understanding of Christian faith: a complex admixture of doctrinal, ceremonial, liturgical and pastoral propositions and activities. (history.ac.uk)
  • and there are allusions to Western religious dogma and images throughout Love Medicine - most notably to "the dark one" and to fish/fishing, the original Christian symbol/icon, inherent in the water metaphor. (wordpress.com)
  • Most significantly, she dismissed the material world as an illusion, rather than as merely subordinate to Mind, leading her to reject the use of medicine, or materia medica, and making Christian Science the most controversial of the metaphysical groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Christian Science leaders place their religion within mainstream Christian teaching, according to J. Gordon Melton, and reject any identification with the New Thought movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the third century, the Christian church was responsible for almost all charity, including charity in the field of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • spirits
  • Although the Aborigines believed in spirits and medicine men, they also used more practical methods like herbs and plants to treat some sickness. (getrevising.co.uk)
  • The Bori religion is both an institution to control these forces, and the performance of an "adoricism" (as opposed to exorcism) ritual, dance and music by which these spirits are controlled and by which illness is healed. (wikipedia.org)
  • processes
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • influences
  • Humorism, or humoralism, was a system of medicine detailing the makeup and workings of the human body, adopted by Ancient Greek and Roman physicians and philosophers, positing that an excess or deficiency of any of four distinct bodily fluids in a person-known as humors or humours-directly influences their temperament and health. (wikipedia.org)
  • spiritual
  • Included are research papers and notes on heart disease, religion and medicine, the spiritual factors in healing, and psychosomatic illness as well as personal and professional correspondence. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Also included are personal and professional correspondence, as well as case studies, documenting his work in and research of cardiac illnesses, psychosomatic illnesses and spiritual factors in healing. (dartmouth.edu)
  • These early hospital-like institutions were deeply religions spaces, closely linked to the church, and their main focus was general care for the poor - food and shelter - along with spiritual treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • modern
  • 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)
  • A distinguished lifetime fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a life member of the American Psychoanalytic Association, he was best known as a social critic of the moral and scientific foundations of psychiatry, as what he saw as the social control aims of medicine in modern society, as well as scientism. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • The sociology of medicine limits its concern to the patient-practitioner relationship and the role of health professionals in society. (wikipedia.org)
  • In reference to the different healthcare approaches of the United States and the Philippines, it is evident that both healthcare strategies and indirect factors are reflected in the health lifestyle of Filipino Americans. (wikipedia.org)
  • dietary
  • Disease could also be the result of the "corruption" of one or more of the humors, which could be caused by environmental circumstances, dietary changes, or many other factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • Nineteenth and early 20th-century accounts of Mormon history often neglected women's role in founding the religion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Muslim scholars of the early 19th century disapproved of the hybrid religion practised in royal courts, overzealous Muslims were to use this hybridization as an excuse to overthrow the Sultanates and form the Sokoto Caliphate. (wikipedia.org)
  • approach
  • That is to say that on top of the rather diluted anthropological approach to the function of religion within parish communities derived from the exemplar of Thomas' work, a sort of political sociology has been grafted. (history.ac.uk)
  • traditions
  • An aspect of the traditional Maguzawa Hausa religious traditions, Bori became a state religion led by ruling-class priestesses among some of the late pre-colonial Hausa states. (wikipedia.org)
  • effective
  • Experimental medicines of effective php and same partners have been reported in cytotec labor delivery patients receiving medication and dozom species of the situations in the face investment. (getupradio.com)
  • patients
  • The humoralist system of medicine was highly individualistic, for all patients were said to have their own unique humoral composition. (wikipedia.org)
  • school
  • The article reports on the launch of a new program regarding the role of religion in practicing medicine, by the University Of Chicago School Of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois, trusted by the John Templeton Foundation. (ebscohost.com)
  • changes
  • Paris Medicine is a term defining the series of changes to the hospital and care received with a hospital that occurred during the period of the French Revolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • identity
  • This "seeking" for identity and religion are portrayed most prominently through two central characters, June Kashpaw and Lipsha Morrissey Kashpaw. (wordpress.com)
  • Although the meaning of identity differs from one individual to another, the fundamental factors are the same. (wikipedia.org)