History of medicine in philosophical and anthropological dimension

Ihor Skakun
2016 Aktualʹnì Pitannâ Suspìlʹnih Nauk ta Istorìï Medicini  
Skakun I. History of medicine in philosophical and anthropological dimension. The article considers prerequisites of establishment, peculiarities of the content and methodological potential of concept of anthropocentrism in medical history. The author denotes the role of principle of anthropocentrism in terms of formation of world picture. The history of medicine and the history of philosophy are closely related to the philosophical and anthropological discourse. Forming epistemological and
more » ... temological and axiological factors medical history. Anthropological Science plays an important role in medicine. Medicine has its own specific historical development. Ancient philosophers Hippocrates, Galen launched philosophical and anthropological dimensions in the history of medicine. This period is characterized by the emergence of anthropological bases.
doi:10.24061/2411-6181.2.2016.158 fatcat:e7qufs4y5zdqvbfkqa2tui452a