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Philosophy of health and medical sciences

Sinha, Ajit Kumar

Philosophy of health and medical sciences

by Sinha, Ajit Kumar

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Published by Associated Publishers in Ambala Cantt., India .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic -- Philosophy.,
  • Medicine -- Philosophy.,
  • Health.

  • About the Edition

    It is a pioneering work by an Indian author in which he has made a comparative study of Ayurveda, Tantra systems of medicine with homeopathic and modern system of medicines. CONTENTS; 1)Introduction 2) Health and medical sciences in Tantra yoga 3) Foundation of Health 4) Criteria of perfect health 5) Foundation of physical fitness 6) The nature and theories of Mental health 7) Mental equanimity and perfect health 8) Pathological symptoms in human personality 9) Philosophy of medicine 10) Philosophy of Medical Technology 11) Medical ethics

    Edition Notes

    Statementby A.K. Sinha.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR606 .S568 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2830312M
    LC Control Number83906127

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